Margaret and Homer [who died in 1996] supported the Oregon Symphony, the Portland Trail Blazers and many local yarn shops (Margaret was a talented needlework artist).
But if there's a thread, it's that I've always loved storytelling. It's all about spinning a yarn - whether it's a book, a song, or a concert of songs. I get to tell the story of American musical theatre in word, song and dance.More quotes »
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Feathers, Yarn, and Branches.
Feathers, Yarn, and Branches: a Home Decor Craft Session with Topaz + Arrow - the inaugural Topaz + Arrow workshop! - will be held Sunday, June 23, from 1-3PM at the Ulysses Room in Washington, DC. We'll be crafting all sorts of art pieces and installati from Panda Head Magazine Read more »
Public Libraries of Saginaw keep kids, adults reading with summer reading kickoff June 3
Amyra Terrasas, left, 5, and her brother Robert Terrasas, 9, children of Roxanne Terrasas of Saginaw laugh at juggler/comedian/magician Joel Tacey's show at Hoyt Library, 505 Janes in Saginaw (7/13/09). The show was part of the Public Libraties of Sagina from MLive.com Read more »
Pencil This In: Hong Kong Gangster Films; 'Star Dreck'; Pico Iyer in Conversation
The facade of the Craft and Folk Art Museum was covered in crocheted granny squares by Yarn Bombing Los Angeles this weekend. The new facade will remain on view through July 1. (Image: Courtesy of YBLA) Here’s the short list of what’s happening in LA ton from LAist Read more »
Research and Markets: Yarn Suppliers (Global) - Analysis of the Top 450 Companies Including Rongsheng Petro Chemical Company Limited, Srf Limited and Li Heng Chemical Fibre Technologies Limited
This report provides a detailed overview of the Yarn Suppliers (Global) market and delivers a comprehensive individual analysis on the top 450 companies. It includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years. Plimsoll Publi from Business Wire Read more »
Sol Slam returns to the 'Jammer July 19-20
After a disturbingly cold and rainy spring, sunny days are finally here. But there’s another reason to celebrate — Sol Slam Music Fest is coming back to the Windjammer. The Sol Driven Train gang recently released the deets on their annual fest, and this from Charleston City Paper Read more »