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Giveaways

Featured Artist: Lise Condis of Tre Liz plus Giveaway!

July 19, 2015
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Publisher’s Notes:  One of the most wonderful aspects of interacting with students through our online courses at Fibergoodness.com is meeting new people from all over the globe who are kindred spirits.  I love welcoming new fiber artist friends into my life!  Over the past 18 months, I have had the pleasure to get to know Lise […]

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Featured Engineer: Lena Ekelund of Ekelund Carder

May 24, 2015
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Publisher’s Notes:  Featured Engineer?  What the heck?  Read this post…and if you’ve been reading here for awhile, you have NEVER seen me write that.  But, I want you to read this post because this is not just about the making of and features of a drum carder.  This post will intrigue and make you smile.  […]

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Jan Massie of Just 4 Ewe with awesome giveaway!

February 1, 2015
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Publishers Note: The day I ordered my first spinning wheel, I also bought a video entitled, “Spinning Art Yarn — a creative process” by Jan Massie of Just 4 Ewe. I remember very well as I watched her hands on the video competently move from technique to technique with confidence and skill. I wondered whether […]

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Featured Artist: Monte McBride and Faith Welsh of Fiber Fusion Taos + Giveaway!

September 21, 2014
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Publisher’s Note:   This week we are going to delve into the world of two very creative ladies:  Monte McBride and Faith Welsh of Fiber Fusion Taos.  And, it’s perfect timing for me because I’m getting ready to have the pleasure of meeting them both at Jane Thornley’s upcoming inspirational cadre, On Higher Ground, in Taos, […]

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Weaving Rag Rugs by Tom Knisely with book giveaway!

May 14, 2014
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About five years ago, a nervous student entered a class room with a spinning wheel and a dream:  to be able to hand spin yarn.  The other students were confidently unzipping their pretty travel bags, taking off their shoes to show off their hand knit socks and putting on their drive bands on their wheels.  […]

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Spinning in Scandinavia with Silja Devine : Nostepinner and Spaelsau Fleece Giveaway!

April 21, 2014
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One thing I really like to do when I am about to make something from my hand spun yarns, is to wind the yarn into a center pull ball using a nostepinne. When you spin yarns, you ”touch” the fiber, singles and plies several times during the process and after setting the twist in hand spuns […]

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