August 20, 2017

Live Talent Showcase in Chiang Mai

Live Talent Showcase in Chiang Mai Live theater connects communities on many levels. Long term residents of can attend performances, become supporting members, take acting workshops, […]
August 15, 2017
Workshop about wild tea, kombucha, cooking with tea, and other uses for tea. Products shown are green tea, kombucha, and tea pillows. https://youtu.be/NXIKy2ZX-MU
August 9, 2017
Tea Tasting Set

Monsoon Tea Workshop in Chiang Mai

A Monsoon Tea Adventure I love tea and have been curious about it for some time. So, when I saw announcement for a three part tea […]
August 3, 2017
Craft with Hemp Crochet

Craft shopping in Chiang Mai

Where to Shop You will find plenty craft supplies for all your fiber arts at  Warowat wholesale market. There are several fabric stores selling factory made […]
July 15, 2017

How Do Chiang Mai Long Term Residents Live?

Long term Living  in Chiang Mai Today, I want to give you a few tips on some places you might miss in Chiang Mai, if you […]
July 1, 2017

Chiang Mai Life

A typical morning My typical morning in Chiang Mia starts with my favorite Thai tea and a bowl of yogurt and granola. It’s a spartan setting, […]
April 24, 2017

Episode 7: Songkran

Songkran was last week. Yes, I’m late again. But I have been in computer setup hell. I won’t start with that. First, what is Songkran? Songkran […]
April 19, 2017

No new episode this week

I had to get a new computer and will be finishing setting up and downloading software for the next couple of days. Hope to have a […]
April 10, 2017

The Cotton Fair Episode 6

A local cotton fair featuring Thai garments designed, made, and sold in Thailand. A bit of progress on my ribbed shell  top.  A few tips about […]
March 26, 2017

Craft Nomad Podcast Episode 5

          Hill Tribe Discovery Museum, Chiang Mai, Thailand https://youtu.be/47GnD58lVb4   Hello everyone, At last, the fifth episode is up after a full […]
February 25, 2017

Craft Nomad Podcast Episode 4

  Thai Traditions and Crafty Chat
February 16, 2017

Are You Traditional or Artsy?

I caught the quilting bug in the early 1980s. I had seen handmade quilts made by aunts and other distant relatives, but did not get excited […]
February 10, 2017

Thai Handwoven Textiles

Tradtional Cotton Fabric Weaving in Northern Thailand My recent trip into the mountains along the border of Myanmar was my first trip into real back country […]
February 8, 2017

Craft Nomad Episode 3

Today’s Craft Nomad Episode 3 is about my knitting;  a short travel section about a trip to a Hill Tribe textile festival in Mae Cheam and […]
February 1, 2017

What Is Craft?

This is a post I wrote a while back, but it expresses my ideas and attitudes about craft quite well. It also poses some questions that […]
January 31, 2017

Bosang Umbrella Festival

Saturday, January 21, 2017 The Bosang Umbrella Festival is held every third weekend in January and I was anxious to get out of my new home […]
January 24, 2017

Craft Nomad podcast Episode 2

Episode 2 of the Craft Nomad podcast on YouTube is now available. Includes podcast quiz answers: sponsorship, knitting and literature, crafty retreats, crafty tours. My bio, […]
December 27, 2016

New YouTube Podcast

Hi Everyone, I just started a YouTube podcast for Craft Nomad. It is not yet linked to the website, but you can find it at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSg7RM1BjyMAW3PkaY_8p8g There […]
December 10, 2016

Shaping without Increases or Decreases

I needed a break from the Tuscany Lace Tunic, so I decided to start a take along project. It’s always good to have something you can […]
October 24, 2016

A Korean Romance

Public show of affection is generally frowned upon in Korea. But Koreans are quite emotional and if you are in the right place at the right […]
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