Category Archives: Fiber Prep

Felting Wool is Hard to Do

There are a lot of misconceptions about how easily wool felts. Some people even believe that wool can be felt on the sheep. I’ve been following conventional wisdom about treating wool with care, and slowly debunking some of these through … Continue reading

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Blended Bats

I have some hand-dyed Merino that is pretty, but not spectacular. The color is a little muted and I just know what when it is spinned and knitted up, the finished object will look washed out. So I broke the … Continue reading

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