Come spend a weekend learning all about fiber processing, home processing to commercial processing. We will start with fiber prep, learning all about the different sheep wool characteristics as well as all the other natural fibers. How to wash all natural fibers. How to dye both raw fiber to yarn. We will discuss felting techniques. We will walk through all the steps of processing. Picking, carding, drafting, spinning, plying and skeining. Thrown into the weekend will be an outing to the wool herd at the Bear Creek Ranch as well as the onsite fiber education herd. Enjoy drinks by the fire with Chris and Teresa, amazing cuisine made by our onsite chef, all inclusive and we will take care of everything, even pick you up at the airport!
Saturday evening – drinks, snacks and questions by the fire. Starts 5pm Friday check in and Ends at 1pm on Sunday
No previous experience necessary to attend, we will teach you everything you need to know and provide the materials.