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A New Clip: Shearing Finn Wool 2016

It had been unusually warm all week, as high as 60 degrees and lots of sunshine. But the evening before we sheared the temperatures dropped back down in the teens and our shearing day’s high would not go much over the high 20’s.  500 more words


FIBERuary Eric and Barbara Goodchild


FIBERuary   Day 19  Eric and Barbara Goodchild -Handspun Yarn


Hello.  We are Barbara and Eric Goodchild of Barberic Farm in Shelburne, MA.  We are going to tell you about our handspun wool yarn. 483 more words




FIBERuary Day 9  Aaron Loux – Shearer, Sheep Breeder

Learning to shear sheep

Living in a culture that has become removed from its agricultural roots, how does anyone get started in sheep shearing? 961 more words

Taos Wool Festival - A Fiber Freak's Paradise

Last weekend Mike and I attended the Taos Wool Festival in New Mexico. It was a great weekend. Not only did we get a chance to get away from it all, we also got to see the cottage fiber industry as it stands in Colorado, New Mexico, and Texas up close and personal. 339 more words


The Land, She Provides.

Scrawled in many-a-journals lies the repetitious message that each In-Between merits authoring. I can be prone to mulling in my days, wondering what is worth it to mark with words with a document that will last throughout time. 1,256 more words