Monthly Archives: June 2017

  • Husky Homestead – Musk Ox land tour #CraftCruises

    Posted on June 20, 2017 by annetarsia in Annetarsia Knits, Blog.

    One of the highlights of the Land tour was our visit to the Husky Homestead, where Alaskan huskies are bred and trained to run.  The owner, Jeff King, has won the Iditarod 4 times, and his daughter gave us a guided tour.  The whole staff and dogs are one big family, and watching them all […]

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  • Arctic Qiviut – a fiber mill #craftcruises

    Posted on June 18, 2017 by annetarsia in Annetarsia Knits, Blog.

    Arctic Qiviut is owned by Vivian Osborn, who had a dream to create her own Qiviut yarn from scratch, the way she thought it should be done.  She likes Wild Qiviut fiber, shed from wild animals, and didn’t like sending her fiber far away to be spun into yarn.  She bought the necessary equipment, trained […]

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  • Musk Ox and Glaciers – Craft Cruise 2017

    Posted on June 17, 2017 by annetarsia in Annetarsia Knits, Blog.

    Bill and I just got back from a Big Adventure – a trip to Alaska with a few dozen knitters, spouses, family and friends arranged by CraftCruises.  I am invited to teach lots of places, which are all delightful.  Oddly enough, Bill wanted to join me on this one!  This was our very first CraftCruise, […]

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