Notes from Haley Studio


Madison Mini Maker Faire

I’ll be demonstrating the spinning of yarn! I’ll have yarn for sale as well as other fiber goodies to touch and pl

Art opening tonight!

A Discourse on Love Absolutely Art 2322 Atwood Ave., Madison, Wisconsin 53704 Friday, June 6th, 2014 from 5p-9p A Discourse on

Flower Bling

I joined Forward! Marching Band in January of 2013.  I have really enjoyed playing my clarinet again — making music wit

Quiet book

I made a quiet book for my daughter and entered it in Spoonflower’s baby book contest. Click on any image to see it larg

Water spout from milk jug

I joined Pinterest recently.  I was inspired by several posts describing creative uses for milk jugs.  I tried out a few ide

Passover Haggadah

I revised our Passover Haggadah this year, and I want to share it with you. It’s traditional in some ways (includes all

Wool quilt is finished!

Quite a while ago I bought a moth-eaten small quilt made from tailor’s suit samples. I removed the scraps that had holes

Craft Swap — a success!

I held a craft swap yesterday, and it was fabulous!  One of the treasures that showed up was a huge box of men’s ties.

Needle Cases now on Etsy

[singlepic id=114 w=100 h=75 float=left] Announcing I finally added new items to my Etsy shop!  Needle cases debut today.  P


Today I edited this site’s front page, adding links to Facebook and Ravelry. I realized I hadn’t updated my Ravelr

Alphabet Applique Quilt Tutorial

Stay tuned for pictures and more complete instructions.  Steps so far: Audition fonts and choose the font (I chose one simila

Inspired by Ginga Squid

I found this blog — currently featuring lots of chunky and gorgeous handspun yarns — through my husband Erik. He w