Having an embarrassment of riches when it comes to fiber, and in particular, Shetland wool, I decided to dye a fleece that I bought in 2018 for a project. This lovely fleece came from a sheep named “Orianne”. I had been thinking about weaving a blanket using traditional Arts and Crafts period colors: terra cotta … More What Happens When Math Trips You Up?
Malcolm Gladwell wrote in his book Outliers that you become an expert in a task that you practice for 10,000 hours. Essentially, he’s equating a large number of hours spent with proficiency in that task. For me, I’m crossing that threshold this year for my fiber artisan work. By the way, I’ve always had difficulty … More 10,000 Hours