Flax Wheel · Spinning Wheels · Tools of the Trade

Flax vs. Wool Wheel

Today I brought home another wheel, a flax wheel. Before cleaning and waxing Amazing that it was still available having been posted for more than 20 hours before I contacted the seller. For about the price of a small fleece, this little handmade flax wheel was mine.  Total cost, $65 plus the drive into Tacoma… Continue reading Flax vs. Wool Wheel

Shepherd's Extravaganza · Spinning Wheels

Spinning Wheel: Husfliden, Bergen, Norway

Today I made my way down to the Washington State Spring Fair, Puyallup, WA.  Each year that I have purchased a fleece from the Shepherd's Extravaganza I have received a ticket for entry into the fair.   Each year I go back and purchase more fleeces and used equipment, always thankful that I keep receiving… Continue reading Spinning Wheel: Husfliden, Bergen, Norway