Well, it took a while but all $55 level backer rewards are complete! I am now moving onto yarn clubs. There are a couple of $145 backers who still need... Read more
$5 and $15 Rewards Shipped!
All roving orders have now been shipped, and the $5 backers have received their E-Book. For those who missed their chance at buying the E-Book, I now have it up... Read more
Hello everyone! I'm working away on filling my roving orders. You can see some pictures of roving as well as some spun yarn below. Work on the ebook is coming... Read more
A big thank you to everyone who backed this project!
In the coming weeks I will be sending you surveys to collect your details. Until then, if you would like... Read more
Near the End
We are nearly at the end of funding! Thanks to your enthusiasm I have been able to pay my sheep farmers nearly 5 timesmore than they would have received... Read more
I threw together some blended fibers and tried them out on my spinning wheel. This is just a test yarn to get a feel for the wheel, but it's looking... Read more
I started processing the Irish sheep wool today. This wool is from Suffolk sheep which are sort of dual-purpose sheep (they can be raised for meat and wool). I am... Read more
We had some sunshine today, so I took out my alpaca fleece and began processing it. I laid it out to pick out any debris and then began soaking it... Read more
We only have 7 days left to go!
I had a very successful day picking up wool. I was able to get a couple of fleeces from a very helpful... Read more
New Reward Level
The project is going great, everyone! I have selected an Ashford spinning wheel and a drum carder which will enable me to quickly process the sheep fleeces. I have also... Read more
Well, we are now 165% funded! I am amazed at how many wonderful people have backed this project.
Because there has been such an explosion in interest, I want... Read more
Meet your sheep
Wow, we are at 84% already!
I have found some local sheep that will be sheared this week, and I plan to buy some wool off this farmer. See picture... Read more
I want to extend a huge thank you to everyone who has pledged so far. I can't believe we are already 44% of the way there in only 4 days.... Read more