April 2016 recap...

...yeah, I've been running a little late on the recaps. And there wasn't much for April anyway.


  • 4/3 Linda's Dream (needlepoint)
  • 4/30 Empress handspun (spinning) [Ravelry]
    Batt (2.0 oz) from Purlescence Yarns
    148.9 yds. chain-plied; 13 WPI
  • Books:
    1. Taming of the Queen, Philippa Gregory
    2. The Japanese Lover, Isabel Allende
    3. Minus Hour, Skye Knizley
    4. Shadow Rites, Faith Hunter
    5. Safe Secret, Fern Michaels
    6. Becoming Marta, Lorea Canales
  • 4/10 Friendship Star (needlepoint) 
  • Learning about my new Baby Wolf loom!
Works In Progress:
  1. Valley of the Heart's Delight sampler design (cross stitch)
  1. Be My Baby for My Baby (knitting) [Ravelry]
  2. Canto de Sirena shawl (knitting) [Ravelry]
  3. Celaeno Shawl (knitting) [Ravelry]
  4. Mermaid of the Pearls (cross stitch)
  5. Peacock Pomatomus socks (knitting) [Ravelry]
  6. Peacock Majesty by Just Nan (cross stitch)
  7. Tucson Twilight (needlepoint)
WIPs To Be:
  • A peacock or mermaid quilt for me.