wool

local big heathsheep, spindle spun. This is the second half of the indigo dyed wool from this post. The first half was used for a felt wallhanging. It was quite a journey from growing the japanese indigo plants from the seed, harvesting and extracting the pigment from them. Washing the …

small weaving

Prepared wool for a small project. Left is schoonebeeker wool twined with linen, right is madder dyed wool, carded to spin. I wanted to capture the thick schoonebeeker with the madder dyed yarns and planned to add one or two plain squares. But I ended up with irregular shapes formed …