Free Shepherd Seminar – How to Produce a Nice Fleece and Convert It to a Product You Can Sell with Bridget Brown
From pasture to dollars, how to find added value in this sustainable resource. Learn about creative uses for your fleeces and how to turn a raw fleece into a product you can both market and sell. Best practices for producing top quality fleeces and managing full life cycles from pasture to final product.
Bridget Brown, of Bridget’s Farm Cart and Head Spring Fiber Mill, is a full-time shepherd and seasoned artist. She spins, dyes, felts, weaves and depicts her farm life with a variety of mediums (including wool!). With a flock of 70 wool sheep of different breeds and a fiber mill, Bridget has developed many creative ways to use the wool from all her various sheep. Bridget is also chair of the Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival Fleece Sale.