Weaving

Silk, handspun silk, handspun cashmere, alpaca yarns; dyed with cochineal and marigolds.

Silk, handspun silk, handspun cashmere, alpaca yarns; dyed with cochineal and marigolds.

Wool (Cormo X fleece from Buckwheat Bridge Farm) hand-blended and handspun with alpaca (Morning Moon Alpacas) and silk and kid mohair (The Pines Farm) dyed with indigo; silk/yak yarns dyed with indigo; alpaca yarns.

Wool (Cormo X fleece from Buckwheat Bridge Farm) hand-blended and handspun with alpaca (Morning Moon Alpacas) and silk and kid mohair (The Pines Farm) dyed with indigo; silk/yak yarns dyed with indigo; alpaca yarns.

Wool (Cormo X from Buckwheat Bridge Farm) hand-blended and handspun with alpaca (Morning Moon Alpacas) and silk and kid mohair (The Pines Farm) dyed with cochineal and madder; alpaca yarns.

Wool (Cormo X from Buckwheat Bridge Farm) hand-blended and handspun with alpaca (Morning Moon Alpacas) and silk and kid mohair (The Pines Farm) dyed with cochineal and madder; alpaca yarns.

Handspun silk and handspun silk/cashmere yarns dyed with indigo.

Handspun silk and handspun silk/cashmere yarns dyed with indigo.

Handspun silk/yak yarns; silk yarns; alpaca yarns; dyed with madder and cochineal.

Handspun silk/yak yarns; silk yarns; alpaca yarns; dyed with madder and cochineal.

Spinning

Handspun yarns from the fleeces of Kiira and Silvo, two Gotland x Finn sheep from Prairie Willows Farm.

Handspun yarns from the fleeces of Kiira and Silvo, two Gotland x Finn sheep from Prairie Willows Farm.

Handspun and hand blended yarns incorporating fibers and yarns dyed with cochineal and quebracho red.

Handspun and hand blended yarns incorporating fibers and yarns dyed with cochineal and quebracho red.

Freshly washed locks from Prairie Willows Farm.

Freshly washed locks from Prairie Willows Farm.

Washed locks, flicked locks, and spun yarn from a Rupperts Cormo fleece.

Washed locks, flicked locks, and spun yarn from a Rupperts Cormo fleece.

Dyeing

Handspun yarns in a water wash after indigo-dyeing.

Handspun yarns in a water wash after indigo-dyeing.

Handspun Cormo yarns that were dyed with indigo.

Handspun Cormo yarns that were dyed with indigo.

Handspun yarns in and madder and cochineal dye pot.

Handspun yarns in and madder and cochineal dye pot.

A range of handspun yarns that were each dyed in varying combinations of madder and cochineal.

A range of handspun yarns that were each dyed in varying combinations of madder and cochineal.