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The Wheel.

This is the first of many blog posts of my creative journey into the land of fleece, spinning and beyond… I hope you will join me in my enthusiastic babbling as a progress through the learning curves’ of a self taught spinner!

Mother Jackson


There are probably web sites out there that could tell you a great deal about spinning wool. In case you are unfamiliar with the craft, and, in modern times this is largely the case, I will impart my limited experience here. 901 more words

How I Process Fiber into Yarn

This is how I processed natural fiber into yarn for a practical useful garment accessory.  I used a high whorl, “z” twists, short draw method for a worsted weight single yarn producing approximately 120 yards. 171 more words

Spinning Wheel

Moseying Around

The ladies of the Fiberguild are ALWAYS up to something, aren't they?


Sleeping Beauty (1959)

This movie has become the bane of my existence. I know it’s a classic. I know it’s a masterpiece. I know a lot of people really like this movie. 1,979 more words


Spinning Machine

Or two, actually. Tax refunds are a beautiful, wondrous thing. Sure, you could be boring and dull and pay bills or put it into savings, or whatever. 456 more words