Summer Job

And so it begins . . .

The sun is shining, the air is sweet and fresh and this is the perfect time of year for washing and drying raw fleece, from beautiful sheep like Bronwyn, a lovely curly Cotswold who lives near Bath.

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Once dried and separated her curls are soft and lustrous . . .

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Much of my inspiration comes from the garden and at present it is presenting me with roses  . . .

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and tiny Wild Strawberries . . .

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All these beautiful warm colours are finding their way into my work . . .

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Here’s a big basket of hand-dyed curls from Caradog a beautiful kid Angora goat.

I’m looking forward to getting back to my spinning wheel again soon and making some soft and curly yarns so, watch this space . . . .!

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