Show Notes for Episode 021: "wool, dye, mind, hands, color"

Opening Chatter

This month's donation incentive from Wildcraft (and my review of my Wildcraft spindle):

Wildcraft Prize Spindle

The SpinDoctor Amazon store

The SpinDoctor Printfection store, for SpinDoctor swag

Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival, May 7 & 8

The Maryland Sheep and Wool thread in the Ravelry group

Three Waters Farm (and my review)

The Massachusetts Sheep and Woolcraft Fair, May 28 & 29

The Massachusetts Sheep and Wool thread in the Ravelry group

The Black Sheep Gathering, June 24-26

The Black Sheep Gathering thread in the Ravelry group

Details on the Spinning Loft retreat and Miriam Felton's classes

Out for a Spin

The Insubordiknit podcast

This American Life, "Squirrel Cop"

The To Eyre shawl

Jared Flood's yarn, Shelter

Blue Mountain Handcrafts comb and hackle set (and my review)

Fiber Review

Fat Cat Knits website and Etsy store

Fat Cat Knits Ravelry group

Equipment Review

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Jenkins Turkish Delight, Ebony with Maple shaft

Jenkins Woodworking

Wanda's video on the half-hitch

Wanda's video on making a leader for a Turkish spindle

Wanda's video on winding on with a Turkish spindle

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My Applewood Lark

The video of Ed Jenkins making the knitting needle, and two other videos of Ed making a crochet hook, and a spindle shaft.

Book Review

Anne Field, Spinning Wool: Beyond the Basics

Jane and Nola Fournier, In Sheep's Clothing (and my review)

Deb Robson and Carol Ekarius, The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook

Clara Parkes, The Knitter's Book of Wool (and my review)

Judith MacKenzie, Popular Wheel Mechanics (and my review)

Abby Franquemont, Drafting: The Long and Short of It (and my review)

Judith MacKenzie, A Spinner's Toolbox