About

Show notes for the podcast about fiber and farming.

A podcast with updates on projects that are Finished, Nearly Done, and Just Begun. Enabling Dust will be flung and garden and animal updates will be discussed. Occassional episodes are Field Trips to see the farm, garden and old farm house where this all takes place.


Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Ep 97 - Badger, Greenhouse, Detox



Meet our new buck Badger. Get a tour of our nearly complete off-grid passive solar greenhouse. Plus some ideas for a more restful, grateful Thanksgiving. Marl-Along winners announced. 

Spinning: BFL from FiberStory

Digital Detox

Contest: Another Door Opens shawl from Sara of Yarns at Yin Hoo podcast

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Episode 96 - No Duvet for You



Finished:
Waving Lace socks by Evelyn Clark (book: Favorite Socks by Interweave) in Collinette Jitterbug, coloway Wasabi Squeeze
Spinning battt from The Woolly Arts (no longer in business, I think)

In Progress:
Color Craving by Stephen West in Madelintosh Tosh Sock, coloways Astrid Grey, Badlands and Robin Red Breast
Golden Hour by Suvi Simola in Briar Rose sport weight
Aramis by Caoua Coffee in handspun Gnomespun Dorest in Deerfield Ledge

Acquisitions
BFL from FiberStory
Map from Mapsburgh

RedBubble for farm greeting cards, 2015 calendar and other items - proceeds to be donated to The Livestock Conservancy

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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Episode 95 - Not Gargamel




Ichigo Abroad podcast

Finished:
Adirondack by Sarah Punderson in Miss Babs Yowza, Babette colorway Treasure Chest
Three Waters Farm Falkland in colorway Kinglet
Natural Roving from Julia of the Dropped Stitches Podcast

In Progress:
Waving Lace socks by Evelyn Clark (book: Favorite Socks by Interweave) in Collinette Jitterbug, coloway Wasabi Squeeze
Color Craving by Stephen West in Madelintosh Tosh Sock, coloways Astrid Grey, Badlands and Robin Red Breast
Golden Hour by Suvi Simola in Briar Rose sport weight

Spindles from Sunniefairy 

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Friday, October 10, 2014

Episode 94 - Annotations of Atomic Anatomy




Notes on knitting and spinning including spinning wheel maintenance. Finished spinning and an enormous handspun sock. Also, I can't say the words.

SillyFru Medical fund
KnitNerd Race for the Cure

Finished
Into the Whirled Rambouillet, colorway Multipass
Spinning Fiber from my Southdown ewe Martha
Caffeinated Band Geek batt of my own creation

In Progress:
Albina Armwarmers by Vera Brosgol in handspun Quaere Fibre 100% SW Merino in colorway Spiced Apples
Toe-up 3x1 rib socks in handspun Gnomespun Dorset Down (maybe)
Waving Lace socks by Evelyn Clark (book: Favorite Socks by Interweave) in Collinette Jitterbug, coloway Wasabi Squeeze

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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Episode 93 - TOMATOES!



All about tomatoes! Their history and biology, suggestions on preserving, ideas for growing, and a few chickens eating them.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Episode 92 - In the Rain



A farm update, including news of a little chick. Finished sweater and shawls. Spinning in progress. Eat Along prize winners.

Finished:
Entangled Vines by Alana Dakos in Miss Babs Yowza, colorway Catherine
Cresent shawl from my brain in handspun from a batt of my own
Drawing Nigh by Susan B. Anderson in Quince and Co Finch colorways Chanterelle, Twig, Sedum, Gingerbread and Bark
Quiver Mitts by Bronwyn Hahn in a batt of my own

In Progress:
Adirondack by Sarah Punderson in Miss Babs Yowza, Babette colorway Treasure Chest
Twisted Flower socks by Cookie A in Malabrigo Sock, colorway Cordovan
Spinning Fiber from my sheep Martha
Into the Whirled Rambouillet, colorway Multipass

KSF Shop Update Wednesday, Sept 10 at 8 pm Eastern/ 10% off with coupon POD14

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Episode 91 - Marl



 Lots of finished spinning and a new project - both involving marl.

Finished:
Split Back Snowflake Hat by Susan B. Anderson in Quince and Co Lark, colorways Robin's Egg and Bark 
Hermione's Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder in Three Irish Girls Findley Fingering, colorway Ivanna Knit (one of a kind) 
Spinning:
Quaere Fibre 100% SW Merino in colorway Spiced Apples
Winterhaven Fiber Farm Cormo in colorway Tigereye, jensetser at yahoo dot com
Mix of Clouds and Sun batt of my own creation

In Progress:
Drawing Nigh by Susan B. Anderson in Quince and Co Finch colorways Chanterelle, Twig, Sedum, Gingerbread and Bark