Tag Archives for Granite Haven

Granite Haven Story

In March this year, I had the very great privilege of visiting Granite Haven, a Gotland sheep and Llama farm in Central Victoria. Cheryl Crosbie shared her story of introducing Gotland sheep to Australia, improving the quality of their fleece … Continue reading

30. August 2016 by Rebecca
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Breed Mesa

This project really belongs to last year. I finished it just before New Year. Curiously, the last Enchanted Mesa I finished during the same period a year ago! Enchanted Mesa by Stephen West is such a liberated, fast knit and … Continue reading

29. January 2016 by Rebecca
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Small things requiring some attendance

Thank very much for the time so many of you took to respond to the last post I am not a quilter. If you didn’t subscribe to comments, I encourage you to pop back and read the reflections of other … Continue reading

05. December 2015 by Rebecca
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Royal Melbourne Show 2015

Sometimes, it is easy to forget that the Royal Melbourne Show is primarily an agricultural show amid the showbags, fairy floss, giant rides and booming music. These certainly make it a giant spectacle and if you get one of those … Continue reading

20. September 2015 by Rebecca
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Wovember Fibre Farm: Granite Haven

It was Granite Haven’s open day at their Gotland sheep and llama fibre farm last week. Granite Haven is located just out of Euroa, Central Victoria in the Strathbogie Ranges. It is well named after the granite formations visible across … Continue reading

15. November 2014 by Rebecca
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Inside the Ribbon Tin: September

It is time to open the Ribbon Tin again and see what is inside. Inside the Ribbon Tin is a monthly series featuring a miscellany of bits and bobs, odds and sods, knicks and knacks, all sorts of interesting things related to … Continue reading

14. September 2014 by Rebecca
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