Spinning

Fiber Festival Comes to Town

February 25, 2013

Fiber Festival Comes to Town Dawn Shaffer (Isn’t this picture beautiful.  I absolutely love yarn. The yarn up top is called core spun yarn.  Great for making rugs. ) Have you ever been to a fiber festival? I had the great pleasure of visiting one with my two daughters. You immediately walk in amongst beautiful […]

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Sneak a Peek At The Cute Lambies

March 20, 2012

It is a wonderful experience to witness birth.  It is a wonderful experience to be able to share this time with your family.  It is a wonderful experience to know that what is taking place has the potential to benefit others. My dream/ goal of having sheep was to be able to sell the wool […]

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WooHoo! My Hubby Bought Me A Spinning Wheel

March 13, 2012

I am so excited to tell you that my wonderful hubby bought me a new Louet S15 spinning wheel.  I am very new to spinning wheels.  Pryor to this mode of spinning was a drop spindle that took forever and a day.  When you have 1 hubby, 4 kids, 6 sheep +, and a whole […]

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My Grand Rabbit Idea And Its Wool

November 24, 2009

My daughter has a pair of Jersey wooly rabbits that are adorable. They are her 4-H project and she won 2nd place with her grey/black rabbit and 4th with her white rabbit. This was her first time participating in a 4-H show. Our intention was to buy an angora rabbit so we could spin with […]

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