Well, okay, that also involved buying the How To Crochet for Absolute Beginners book, but in my defense it was small and the bulk of the gift cert went to the crochet hooks and yarn... you get the idea.
|My first adventures in crochet|
Then, on Saturday, my dear friend Cheryl - who is a real crocheting pro - volunteered her time and talents for a few hours to teach me a quick stitch and get me started on a blanket project:
|Blanket in progress!|
And, did I mention it was a lot of fun? Thank you, Cheryl! You are the best!
|I love this!|
I'm not sure where the photo came from, but a friend posted it on Facebook.