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Episode 79: Storing raw fibre, Amethyst & POP! Blanket seaming

Thank you for tuning in this week! Thank you to new and returning viewers of the show, and a huge thank you to those who support the show through Patreon – you guys are the ones who keep it on the air month to month! This week, I am constantly interrupted by the kids –… Continue reading Episode 79: Storing raw fibre, Amethyst & POP! Blanket seaming

carding wool · fibre preparation · handspun · process · spindle spinning · spinning · yarn

Breed & Colour Study: Gotland & Split Complement

These past 6 months, we have been exploring the breed Gotland in the Ravelry group, as well as the play of split complementary colour schemes on fibre. I think one of the biggest learning curves I experienced when I was a new spinner was how to manage and handle colour. The opportunity to explore different… Continue reading Breed & Colour Study: Gotland & Split Complement

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Episode 78 Live: Singles, washing fleece & POP! blanket progress

Thank you for tuning in this week! We joined together on Saturday morning for a Live Stream with the Patreon subscribers – thank you to everyone who made it! I appreciate your enthusiasm so much. To new and returning viewers, welcome! I saved some housekeeping for the end of the show – stay tuned to… Continue reading Episode 78 Live: Singles, washing fleece & POP! blanket progress

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Episode 77: Indecision & Lotsa Yarn

Thank you for tuning in this week! We are experiencing terrible air quality due to the wild fires in the Interior of BC – I hope those experiencing the fires first hand are getting the support and help that they need. Thank you to those who support the show through Patreon – you are the… Continue reading Episode 77: Indecision & Lotsa Yarn

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Episode 76 LIVE: Tour de Fleece, Tunis & Swamp Water

Thank you for tuning in this week! I’m sorry show notes are a bit later than usual this week – I’m not sure where this week is going?! Thank you to those who support the show through Patreon – you are the ones who keep the show on the air month after month! Welcome to… Continue reading Episode 76 LIVE: Tour de Fleece, Tunis & Swamp Water

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summer spinning & celebrations

The summer has been passing so quickly that I’m not really sure where it is going! I had lofty plans of working on some blog posts to intersperse between the shows this summer but lo-and-behold, it hasn’t happened! I have been working away on my Tunis fleece that I was able to get through the… Continue reading summer spinning & celebrations

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Episode 75: Bast fibres & Socks

Thank you for tuning in this week! I am back from a whirlwind week at ANWG in Victoria, BC. We camped while at the conference and I had the chance to take a 3-day intensive workshop on Ancient Fibres, which focused on the bast fibres. We spun a variety of fibres and I share some… Continue reading Episode 75: Bast fibres & Socks