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Exploring the intersection of knitting and glass, wire and beads…
all of my current obsessions!

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From Darkness into Light

Part 1: From Darkness How do you approach an event or destination that you know will be difficult and depressing? Not an easy thing to do. We recently participated in a pilgrimage that laid before usRead More...
By : Jill | Feb 13, 2018

Turning Leaves Shawl (slash) Poncho

Finally… finally… finally I’ve written and published the pattern for my Turning Leaves Shawl / Poncho! Why did it take so long you might ask? Well. Let me tell you. Time truly flies, doesn’t it? WhenRead More...
By : Jill | Oct 25, 2017

Peace Fair – Saturday, September 23

Peace. Is it black and white? Shades of gray? or Rainbow colors? Explore all the shades of Peace on Saturday, September 23 at the Peace Fair. Located in Lahaska PA at Buckingham Friends Meeting on RtRead More...
By : Jill | Sep 20, 2017

Summer’s not over yet! Labor Day Sale

I’m participating in Etsy’s site-wide sale though Monday, September 4… Labor Day! Take 15% off any item in my JiSTjewels shop! No coupon code necessary Here is a sampling of the items you might find…
By : Jill | Aug 31, 2017

Happy Birthday to ME!

It’s only once that you reach a milestone birthday… or any birthday for that matter… but all are cause for celebration! And in honor of my birthday, I’m offering 15% off Happy Birthday to Me SaleRead More...
By : Jill | Aug 18, 2017

It is a tree of life…

Months ago (almost 2 years now actually) I mentioned a project that began with “I can do that” and proceeded to “what was I thinking?!” fairly quickly… knitting a chuppah for my son Jacob’s wedding. Size.Read More...
By : Jill | Aug 4, 2017