Fiber Source: Angora Rabbits Shearing Softness

Shearing a rabbit at The Fiber Festival of New England.

Remember what it’s like not to know. That is a good advice for anyone, but especially apt for a writer or a fiber demonstrator. While those who work with animals and/or livestock know about conditioning, trust, handling – much of the general public is unfamiliar with these aspects. It’s all new, and being patient with questions is part of the process. And there is always more to learn about fiber and life. Continue Reading