The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook
More Than 200 Fibers, from Animal to Spun Yarn
ISBN10: 1603427112 ISBN13: 9781603427111 Contributors: Robson, Deborah Publisher: Storey Books Published: Jun 1 2011 Pages: 438 Weight: 3.75lbs. Height: 10.00" Width: 8.50" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
This one-of-a-kind encyclopedia shines a spotlight on more than 200 animals and their wondrous fleece. Profiling a worldwide array of fiber-producers that includes northern Africa's dromedary camel, the Navajo churro, and the Tasmanian merino, Carol Ekarius and Deborah Robson include photographs of each animal's fleece at every stage of the handcrafting process, from raw to cleaned, spun, and woven. The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook is an artist's handbook, travel guide, and spinning enthusiast's ultimate reference source all in one.