After many years of wanting to learn, a couple years with the loom stored, and several months with it in the house searching for a teacher, I was finally able to weave on the floor loom. In hopes of continued learning and many fabulous future projects, have a look at what the first project entails […]
After a couple years in the shop, the loom has made it inside. Looking for input.
Want to dye clothing with a natural, free, and simple method? Learn how to use black walnuts to dye clothing or other fiber with tips from our personal experience. This method uses the husk allowing you to still harvest the edible walnut.
Goats are popular additions to small farms and homesteading family’s back yards. Goats are a versatile animals that can provide, milk, meat, weed control, and fiber for spinning in some breeds. They are mostly easy to keep, friendly and comical additions to the family. And, goats can be a handful! After raising goats, breeding, and […]
Shearing sheep has to be one of the hardest farm tasks. It can be enjoyable but it is always hard work. In this article I share with you my top tips for making shearing day as smooth and easy on the animals as possible.