Giver Challenge MKAL – complete

It has been a harrowing task to complete this hat… not because it’s particularly hard, but because it turns out I’m not good at following instructions… or managing time. I have learned that it’s not possible to run the sound desk for a production and knit 😂 But it’s done. And I do like beads…

Giver Challenge MKAL – day 4+

It’s not been going well…. 😂 I thought I was on a roll…. nope! I had to undo most of Day 2 and day 3 completely…. I had a bead crisis…. then my chainmaile supplies came in handy (55 beads are needed…. I got like 20…. then 2 bags of perfect ones… which ended up…

Giver MKAL – day 1

So I joined the Aroha Knits mystery knit a long for the Giver Challenge. It’s a hat. (I think). Okay I’m pretty sure it was said somewhere that it is a hat. And it has beads being worked in at some point. So here is Day 1. Basically the brim and a bit more. It’s…

Updates and things on the horizon…

Good evening… unless you are reading this in the morning…. then good morning… This is a busy week in the theatrical front with the show I am directing opening on Wednesday… “Book Ends” by Roger Hall. It’s been a busy few months of Creative exhaustion and moving things forward, but this is a space in…

7 Day Vegan Challenge – Day 7

Okay… I’m in Auckland! Yay! So I thought this was going to be the worst day. I prepared for it. I travelled with soy milk. And snacks. But I haven’t needed them. I had lunch in the airport – an amazing bagel with avocado, tomato and basil, with a lemon/fennel/olive oil dressing…. noms indeed. And…