Tag Archives: China

Silken Kaleidoscope

I recently attended Karen Selk’s Silken Kaleidoscope workshop, which was sponsored by the Peace Arch Weavers and Spinners.  Karen is a wonderful weaver, frequent contributor to Handwoven Magazine, and founder and former owner of Treenway Silk. In addition to the … Continue reading

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Spectacular Shanghai

Saturday, March 2, 2013 – Shanghai, China Today we took the fast train on a day trip to Shanghai – a 70 minute trip travelling at speeds up to 300 kilometers per hour.  We were accompanied by Stellar and Maggie, and … Continue reading

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Beautiful Changzhou

Day 2 – Thursday February 28 Wow, what an incredible day. We met Stellar for breakfast at the hotel – which was a fusion of Western/Asian foods – omelets to order, cereal, yogurt, bacon, eggs, potatoes, congee, Chinese pastries, noodles, … Continue reading

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China awaits

February 26-27 Our adventure is starting.  Left Vancouver under grey skies and a light rain arriving at the airport in good time. Due to Ron’s elite status we breezed through check-in and security.  Once we reached the Air Canada lounge … Continue reading

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