It was also great fun. We hung out and spun/knitted/chatted/ate/drank/laughed and hung out in Lake Francis during a record-breaking heat wave. Some folks made great progress on projects. I miscalculated a bit by bringing a nearly finished wool shawl to knit. No matter how light and airy, a lapful of wool in 104 degree heat is a bad idea. So I mostly spun cotton on a takli. I did bring the firebird wheel, but didn't use it much either. Progress was not really the point anyway; it was all about laughing, chatting and sharing ideas with other fiber addicts.
Some folks brought stuff to sell. Sharon wove these gorgeous towels that I snapped up for the little trailer.
We had a "pirate" exchange and I am going home with some great yarn.
Here's a video Lucy took of Barbara Sue: