Author Archives: WillK

A Web Collection Update

We thought summer would never get here but although late we had our first spider egg hatch on the solstice. I don’t blame the spiders for staying put. What a strange year! Our little weavers took their sweet time in … Continue reading

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Gearing Up For The Season

What a year this has been.  Winter was gray, snowy and without much of a break from the cold and spring isn’t working out that much better.  We finally found some signs of spring and need good sunny week to … Continue reading

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Holiday Season At The Farm

  We did it!    After a very long and uncertain start the Spider Web Farm doors swung open and we sold our very first newly collected webs in August.  Will would have been so proud. Now as we close the … Continue reading

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It’s Fall And The Spiders Are Slowing Down

Our brief web collecting season is too quickly coming to a close. We were hopeful but uncertain as we put up the racks in the spring. We were anxious as we transplanted our spider eggs after a long winter and … Continue reading

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We’re Getting There – 2

Summer is here at Spider Web Farm.  We have web racks hanging, our spiders are working and we have something of a store  but we are not quite up to full speed. Too many obstacles so far and it will … Continue reading

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A New Building And Soon Some New Webs

Hello Folks, It’s been a slow process, but we can see the possibilities ahead.  After a two year hiatus, the Spider Web Farm is coming back to life.  It’s been so hard not only without our barn, but moistly without … Continue reading

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We’re Getting There

Although the Spider Web Farm is but a shadow of its former “glory” it’s coming along slowly but surely. As usual nothing is as simple as it sounds and after a long summer filled with delays and problems we have … Continue reading

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The New Shop Takes Shape

Our new shop is rapidly coming along.  Sometimes I wake up and it’s as though elves have been working on it overnight!  But it’s really our dedicated builder and his crew that have made this happen.  And all this happened … Continue reading

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One Big Hole (Nearly) Filled

As promised here is a look at the progress of our shop rebuilding.  The excavation is complete and we have the base for the new building.  Now we’re just waiting for the concrete. Possibly sensing that something is different this … Continue reading

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We’ve A Big Hole To Fill

How do you fill the big hole in your life?  Whether it’s a building or a loved one, when you’ve loved something for most of your lifetime the hole will never truly be filled.  What to do? Will loved his … Continue reading

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