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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Join the 2016 Sonoma County Yarn Hop this weekend with Fibershed retailers Knitterly in Petaluma and Cast Away + Folk in Santa Rosa! Participating shops will have samples, sales, and demonstrations, and as Fibershed retail members both offer locally grown and dyed yarns for your next project -- a truly local investment and a great way to support our growing fiber community.

Photos by Paige Green from the 2015 Wool Symposium and a visit to Knitterly.
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Sat 23

Rigid Heddle Loom

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 23
Sat 23

Sonoma County Yarn Hop

July 23 @ 10:00 am - July 24 @ 5:00 pm
Sat 23

From Spindle to Spinning Wheel

July 23 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Sat 23

Wool Felting & Sheep Stories

July 23 @ 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Sat 23
Sun 24

Fibershed at the Farmer’s Market

July 24 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sun 24

Introduction to Weaving Workshop

July 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sun 24
Sun 24

Mapping Color: Ecoprinting with Plants

July 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm