Shepherd’s Harvest 2015 dyeing has begun

The house is redolent with the funky scent of wet wool and moist silk.  Yup!  The dyeing for Shepherd’s Harvest has begun.

Dye day #1 2015 Dye Day #1 Hombre yarn 2015

NEW THIS YEAR:

hand dyed sock yarn

Today was spent marking and hombre dyeing the new sock yarn.  Most of it is a 3-ply superwash merino/nylon mix, 410 yards per skein, 8 stitches to the inch, size 3 needles. …as in over 100 skeins all told.  There are 10 skeins of superwash merino that are just a tad finer and a few sample skeins of various merino blends.  There is MUCH more dyeing to come.  MUCH!

SHEPHERD’s HARVEST

May 15th – 17th 2015

Friday, May 15th Classes only
Saturday, May 16th 9:00 – 5:00
Sunday, May 17th 10:00 – 4:00

Admission is $5.
Ages 8 and under are free.

Washington County Fairgrounds are located just east of Lake Elmo, MN at the intersection of Washington County Rd 15 & Highway 5.

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