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Know Your Wool

with Deborah Robson
Know Your Wool
Get the wool truth! This free mini-class with Deborah Robson gives you a nuanced understanding of different fibers and the best use for each type of wool.

Don't lose sleep over the characteristics of sheep; instead, get breed and fiber knowledge you can count on in Know Your Wool. In this free mini-class Deborah, co-author of the Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook, will help you develop a nuanced understanding of different types of wool. She'll also share her secrets to effective swatching and tips on tracking down breed-specific yarns. The educational experience isn't confined to the classroom; you'll tag along with Deborah as she explores a wool market, meeting shepherds, vendors and sheep along the way.

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Lesson 1. Welcome to Your FREE Mini-Class!

  • Welcome to your free Craftsy class.

21:31

Lesson 2. Introduction

16:59

Lesson 3. At the Wool Market

15:26

Lesson 4. Sourcing Wool

21:54

Lesson 5. Swatching

11:04

Lesson 6. Using Your Wool

"I really enjoyed this class and learned so much! I feel like I am off on a new adventure after many years of knitting."
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