#fiberark2021 · #spin15aday · #spin15aday2021 · Shropshire Wool

#spin15aday2021 post no. 12

More wool talk! This week's breed of choice:  Shropshire You can find loads of pictures for Shropshire sheep over on these websites: Shropshire Sheep UK American Shropshire Registry Association Via books: The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook, Robson, Deborah & Ekarius, Carol, page 78-79 British Sheep & Wool, British Wool Marketing Board, page 39 What there… Continue reading #spin15aday2021 post no. 12

#fiberark2021 · #spin15aday · #spin15aday2021 · Ireland · Irish Spinning Wheels

#spin15aday2021 post no. 10

Today's post is about Irish spinning wheels, wool and more. A random selection of resources to read or watch. A section, Wool and Woollen Fabrics, from the manuscript, A Smaller Social History of Ancient Ireland, from libraryireland.com An old Irish song written by poet John Francis Waller in 1884, The Spinning Wheel, posted on YouTube… Continue reading #spin15aday2021 post no. 10

#fiberark2021 · #spin15aday2021 · spinning wheel maintenance/repair kit

#spin15aday2021 post no. 6

To keep your spinning wheels operating smoothly, keep a spinning wheel maintenance/repair kit on hand. With our weekly virtual Maker's Meetup on zoom, the group has had a chance to meet other spinners from across the states and countries that normally would not happen. The one positive from a 21st century pandemic! Susan Makuka, @fairygodspinner… Continue reading #spin15aday2021 post no. 6