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Know Your Wool

Don't lose sleep over the characteristics of sheep; instead, get breed and fiber knowledge you can count on inKnow Your Wool. In this free mini-class Deborah, co-author of theFleece 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 marke...

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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 Robson, 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.This 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.Expand your understanding of the wools you work with by enrolling in Know Your Wool today.What You'll Learn in Know Your Wool: Where and how to look for any type of yarn Breed-specific wool characteristics* How to determine the right wool for any projectThis course is Deborah and Craftsy's gift to you ... FREE! Because this is a free course, discussion is student-led (rather than instructor-led). If you see a question you know the answer to, please don't hesitate to join the conversation!

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  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Deborah Robson
  • Institution: Craftsy

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