I changed the background and layout of the blog.
Yes, it is eye-searing fall leaves. I'll have it up for a month or so til I replace it with a really pretty winter scene. You'll get used to the brightness, I promise (well, I guess I can't promise that).
So my summer is officially over as classes start Monday. I'm all set for the first day (and probably the first week) of classes (although I should have made sure I knew where my book was. I should dash in and check that out today).
Yesterday we had Calypso's first halter lesson. Every so often you need to put an alpaca on a halter--for breeding purposes, for shearing, for transportation. The first step is to get them used to the halter on their face, without a lead.
I finished the dots scarf and now it is blocking: