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For centuries- fiber artists have been using wool at their spinning wheels to create beautiful yarns. Despite this fibers long history of use- spinners still have many unanswered questions about it. How does one choose a fleece when at a fiber festival? Whats the best way to wash and prep wool fibers for spinning? When should one send fibers to a mill vs. processing it by hand? Whats available to the spinner purchasing prepared fibers? For the answers to these questions- and so many others- fiber artist and shepherdess Kate Larson presents The Practical Spinners Guide: Wool. Kate is a well-loved contributor and respected instructor in the spinning community. Selecting fleece- understanding types of fleeces- and making the best use of the fleece one has is an art form. There are various and often conflicting approaches to nearly every aspect of the journey a fleece will make from sheep to finished textile. All of the various methods of fleece preparation and spinning have a place in a spinners repertoire of skills. Knowing when and how to make use of these skills is the foundation of Kates approach to teaching. The Practical Spinners Guide: Wool is a must-have resource- in which she shares her years of experience in a way that readers of all skill levels- from those working from fleeces sheered from their own flocks to those spinning indie dyed fibers- will find useful and valuable....
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