A trip down memory lane I just received a copy of the Spin-Off 2000 Collection CD, and seeing it brought back a flood of memories—it is the year I transitioned from assistant editor to guest editor, to editor, represented in the Spring, Summer, and Fall issues. It was all so new to me—every...
Amy Clarke Moore
Jan 18, 2012
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Deb Robson models a vest that Sarah Swett made out of CVM wool for the Save the Sheep exhibit. Navajo-Churro sheep, one of many rare breeds Deb examines in her DVD. Photo: Bide A Wee Farm. In pursuit of rare wools Over ten years ago, Spin-Off ran a series of articles about rare breeds of sheep and their...
Features A Colonial Twist to Spinning in Schools by Jane Piller-Wilson and Laura Schickli The Watkins Woolen Mill by Beth Morimoto Choosing a Fleece by Judith MacKenzie McCuin A Handspun Gallery of Precious Things A Yarn to Remember by Clairelis Baxter Projects & How To Hook a Flock of Sheep by Judy...