Large Commission

2 1/2 ponds of Kuvasz yarn, 1,102 yards
Kuvasz yarn

 

This is Valor a Kuvasz, 2 pounds, 9 ounces of yarn, approximately1,102 yards.

 

Here is JJ a Bernese Mountain Dog, 1 pound 9 ounces, approximately 872 yards. 1 pound 11 ounces of Bernese Mountain Dog, yarn,872 yards

 

 

 

 

 

Tess is a Grear Pyrenees, one Almost 2 pounds of Grat Pyrnees yarn, 1,408 yards

pound, 15 ounces of yarn, approximately 1,408 yards

 

 

 

Dougan is a Bernese Mountain Dog, one pound 9 ounces and about 824 yards

1 1/2 pounds of Bernese Mountain Dog yarn, 824 yards
Bernese Mountain Dog Yarn

 

It took me 151 hours to do this commission.

knit hat of handspun dog hair
knit hat of handspun dog hair

I will have some of my handspun, knit dog hair hats this weekend at West End Art Festival. I will be at booth 7.

Saturday and Sunday, September 11-12, 2021,  West End Arts Festival  The event is held in the shadow of the landmark Stone Avenue Metra train station in the charming and historic West End of La Grange, IL, surrounded by mature trees, small, local businesses, and plenty of free parking. This picture-perfect setting is the ideal spot to shop and talk with artists in person, enjoy live jazz, culinary demonstrations from noted chefs, wine tastings, art classes and interactive fun for kids. From 10 am to 5 pm at 701 W Burlington Ave, La Grange, IL 60525