I have loved fibers and crafts since I was a child, as my mother was very encouraging of creativity and art. I will always be thankful for that.
In 2004, I started getting obsessed with knitting, and began to make my knitted items as gifts for my friends and family, and little things here and there for myself.
Recently, I started spinning my own fibers. Having sworn off synthetic fibers years ago, I am very conscious of the materials I use in my projects. I only spin with local and/or recycled natural fibers. I obtain my fibers from either farms, sheep and wool festivals, or large mills that discard mill-end rovings not suitable for machine spinning. These rovings are top quality, and perfect for hand-spinners, and would be thrown out if we didn't buy them.
I do not dye my…
- Born on February 25
- Joined May 8, 2009