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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Hope to see you on Wednesday May 4th, at 6:30pm, join Fibershed founder Rebecca Burgess at Patagonia in San Francisco for a free natural dye demonstration and conversation about our commitment to cooperate with the natural limitations inherent to our place on Earth. Details on the calendar:
www.fibershed.com/event/natural-dye-workshop-with-rebecca-burgess-2/

Photos by Paige Green from Rebecca's book, Harvesting Color
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This Friday, Paicines Ranch is offering a free tour and pasture walking workshop with the California Council of Land Trusts. Get to know how Paicines Ranch is using livestock grazing to build ecosystem health (soil, water holding capacity, biodiversity and productivity) while looking at examples of livestock grazing on rangelands, irrigated cropland and vineyards and discussing the role of holistic management and design in creating healthy ecosystems. Details on our community events calendar: www.fibershed.com/event/paicines-ranch-tour/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Upcoming Events

Sat 30

Nuno Felting Workshop

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bodega, CA
Sun 01

Fibershed Marketplace at Temescal Farmer’s Market

May 1 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Oakland CA
Wed 04

Natural Dye Workshop with Rebecca Burgess

May 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
San Francisco CA
Fri 06

Nuno Felted Coat with Charity van der Meer

May 6 - May 8
Sebastopol CA