We looked on our bookshelves, and started a list of books related to our mission of producing ecologically conscious clothing that represents systemic beauty—from seed to skin. This list is in progress, so if you have additional links to suggest, please email us at fibershed@gmail.com.

We always encourage purchasing books from your local bookstore, but we are linking to online sources so you can learn more about the books.

Natural Dyes

Fiber and fiber animals

Knitting

Sewing

Textile Design

Weaving

Land Based

Children’s Books

Anthropology

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Last minute notice -- if you can make it to Point Reyes Station this evening, come to Black Mountain Artisans to celebrate Marlie de Swart's book release: Knitting Woolscapes. The weather is gorgeous and the knitwear is lush. Find the book online at: www.borageyarns.com/shop-online/knitting-woolscapes

Photography by Paige Green
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"What if changing the story of what we eat and wear... could change the story of the soil, water, and air?" -- morning inspiration from the Savory Institute on how we can work together to build a consumer revolution, making choices that invest in regenerating our lands and home communities. ... See MoreSee Less

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Loving the 2016 Wool Symposium illustration by Amanda Coen, which evokes our theme for this year's event ~ For the Love of Place. We invite you to meet a new artisan, farmer, rancher; revisit with those you’ve come to know well, share a story, hear a story, learn a new skill, update yourself on the new community supported economic models, learn about ancient and modern breeding practices, listen in to the history of California’s wool industry, witness the launch of two new interactive and globally impactful projects (that have solely local roots), and meet a Fibershed team from much farther afield whose community organizing efforts will surely inspire our own. www.fibershed.com/wool-symposium-2016/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Sun 25

National Alpaca Farm Days

September 24 @ 10:00 am - September 25 @ 3:00 pm
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Livestock Producers Workshop: Guard Dogs

September 28 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm