13 Feb Studio Yarn Project #1: Under Whiteface with Blue Pepper Fleeces
Here is another guest blog post with the Hudson Valley Textile Project.
Working with the various local wools has been amazing. So many different textures and language is inadequate to convey the subtle qualities of a finely spun wool in a well woven fabric. I’d been working with local wools from Battenkill Fiber Mill in Greenwich NY but only by happenstance, as yarns suitable for weaving became available in their retail shop. Each of the breed wools, variously spun, felt distinct in the hand, required different handling on the loom and in the… Read More