The Stratford Ecological Center in Delaware recently held their spring shearing day and invited us to demonstrate different aspects of processing that fiber into cloth. The Stratford Ecological … Read More
The Stratford Ecological Center in Delaware recently held their spring shearing day and invited us to demonstrate different aspects of processing that fiber into cloth. The Stratford Ecological Center is a non-profit educational organic farm and nature preserve on 236 acres in Delaware County, Ohio. Visitors are welcome to explore the land, hike the 4… [Continue Reading]
There is something special about doing a spinning demonstration. Maybe it’s the fascination of the people who watch, commenting that it is so soothing to watch. It could be the eagerness of people from all walks of life and all ages to learn what exactly it is I am doing, and how the wheel works.… [Continue Reading]
Every year our sheep to shawl experience is a bit different than before. This year we were lucky to feature wool from Susan Johnson, one of our guild members who raises sheep at her farm, Blue Sheep Fiber, in Westerville. Susan donated a luscious white fleece from her Bluefaced Leicester ewe named Bumblebee. Bumblebee’s wool… [Continue Reading]
This spring’s fashion show theme was “Tea in the Rose Garden”. The fashion show was held at the Whetstone Park of Roses shelterhouse and while the day was chilly, the atmosphere inside was warm! There were dozens of door prizes awarded, delicious food from The Glass Rooster Cannery, and wonderful fiber arts projects to admire!… [Continue Reading]
Guild members Linda Hall and Sue Briney organized the Guild demonstration for Westerville’s Starry Night Family Learning Festival. Linda says: Sue and I had a grand time with wonderful guild members. Parents & grandparents were engaged & the students were curious & engaged. Everyone was very appreciative of our guild’s participation. One member brought her… [Continue Reading]
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Spring workshop information is now available!