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Episode 39: Ready, Set … Spinzilla!

Thank you for tuning in this week! A big announcement for those interested: Patreon Fibre Club, Workshops and Combo Spin will open up at 7am PST on OCTOBER 1st… 94 more words

Spinning

I'm never throwing that pyramid sinker rig way out again.

not like it’s necessarily gonna be like this but dang. it’s enough to change my philosophy.

Fishing

spinning, squirrel, ice age, nut, hypnotized Gif For Fun

spinning, squirrel, ice age, nut, hypnotized Gif for Fun at your Time

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Like a Freight Train

Life truly does keep moving on and on… like a freight train. Doesn’t it? And now we’re so deeply entrenched in the “must soak up as much sun and nice weather as possible” mode that being inside during the day for stretches of time beyond school & rainy days is a rarity. 670 more words

Articles

Battiness

When I first learned to spin nearly 20 years ago, “painted roving” was the New and Exciting thing. The barrier to entry for indie dyers is pretty low – combed top and acid dyes are easy to get, it can be done in a small space, and there are numerous books, magazine articles, and tutorials about the various ways it can be done. 768 more words

Wool

Spinzilla

I joined. I didn’t think I would. I am very unsure about what this all means. I do not think I have quite the “prepper” mentality that this undertaking may entail. 88 more words

Fiber

A handspun, handwoven, mostly hand sewn jacket. Eventually.

In April 2014 I decided to spin and weave fabric a fabric from singles (unplied yarns) for my first planned garment. I bought black (‘black’ in this context means very dark brown) Shetland for the weft, above top left. 1,259 more words

Historic Textiles