Spinner Spotlight :: Jessanne S.

The Handspinner Spotlight is an opportunity for me to share with all of you some of the amazing handspinners out there in our community. It is an opportunity to see some of their work, as well as start to get to know a little bit about who they are and what brought them to spinning….

Episode 15 :: Surrounded by Fibre

The Wool n’ Spinning Podcast Episode 15 :: Surrounded by Fibre January 2016 Sorry for the slight background noise! Thank you for watching! This week’s show features a lot of projects just getting started and the January Sweet Georgia Yarns club reveal! I am a Craftsy affiliate. This means that when you click on the…

Eating Grapes.

Happy Spinzilla! Nothing like kicking off the week with some finished handspun to inspire more spinning this week! I posted recently about Targhee and had been working on this superwash Targhee at the same time as spinning the Sweet Georgia braid. Weird how things come together, isn’t it? This was for the SAL that just…

the proverbial fence.

There are many posts out there about superwash yarn and how it is made. I think it’s important to be informed about the process, and like Bren says of the Snerb Yarn blog, then you can make a decision either way to include it in our crafting rotation of spinning and knitting. I’m on the…

Episode 7 :: Finishing all the skeins & a Roadbug

The Wool n’ Spinning Podcast July 2015 :: Finishing all the skeins & a Roadbug It’s fixed! Here is the re-recorded show and while slightly different, my Roadbug wheel came so I get to unpack it with you all :) For show notes, see below. If I haven’t linked to something, please leave a comment…

an era.

I waffled and fence sat for many months about selling my Kromski Minstrel. It is a fantastic wheel, served me very well and will continue to be a wonderful wheel for its new owner. I don’t have room to store two castle wheels in our home so the tough decision had to be made to…

summing up January.

We are in February (what?!), which means it is almost time for my monthly videocast to air. I’ve decided that the second weekend of every month is best as I can put together what I want to talk about on the first weekend of the month, and record and upload on the second weekend. I am even…