The lifelong artist uses a special yarn she refers to as “baby yarn,” a soft, delicate French creation called bouclé, which she crochets into abstract, intricate patterns and pins to a type of canvas she said is used for insulation in showers.
For the second night in a row, nobody was able to post a score in the bull riding event, as all five cowboys failed to make it 8 seconds.
Aricca (pronounced “Erika”) was a 34-year-old mother of two school-aged boys, a taskmaster who had a winning game plan for everything.
Some games at the fair’s Ottaway Amusements Company carnival are “prize anytime” games where no matter what happens, the player is guaranteed to win at least a small toy, such as a pink lion.
On the first night at the Kaw Valley Rodeo, seven rode and seven were bucked off, giving the clean sweep to stock contractor Del Hall, who brings his bulls to Manhattan from Tahlequah, Okla., every year.
Kansas State University is making improvements systemwide this summer. Work varies from major construction projects to various room and lab renovations and life safety improvements.
Thursday’s event, the judging and fashion revue, was an all-day event divided into male and female categories with subcategories in clothing construction, buymanship and make-it-with-wool.
Klein brought his newly formed passing academy to the Manhattan area Friday, hosting more than 100 kids at Rock Creek High School — ranging from the third grade to seniors in high school.
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