Free Shepherd Seminar – Shave ‘Em to Save ‘Em with Cindra Kerscher

Looking for a fiber challenge with a purpose? Come learn about The Livestock Conservancy’s Shave ‘Em to Save ‘Em Initiative (SE2SE). Grab your SE2SE Passport and explore Rare Wool while doing what you love and earning incentives. SE2SE represents 23 endangered sheep breeds on The Livestock Conservancy’s Conservation Priority List. Learn what makes each of these breeds unique and why you should choose rare breed wool for your next project.

Cindra Kerscher serves as a Program Coordinator for The Livestock Conservancy and oversees the Shave ‘Em to Save ‘Em Initiative (SE2SE), www.RareWool.org . Cindra hosts Wooly Wednesday, a monthly Facebook Live chat with fiber industry professionals and organizes The Livestock Conservancy’s quarterly Rare Wool Fiber Challenges, taught by leading fiber arts authors and educators. Cindra loves spending time with sheep and talking about the many virtues of Rare Wool.

2022 Catalog Cover Artist

Susan Due Pearcy has lived in the Agricultural Reserve in Barnesville, Maryland for 27 years and enjoys having sheep grazing next door and fibre artist friends nearby. She is continually inspired in her art and life by the natural beauty of her surroundings and works plein air in oil and pastel and creates her printmaking in Sugarloaf Studio behind her home...

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Don't forget - The deadline to submit teaching proposals for the 2023 Festival is July 15.The Fiber Arts Seminar Committee invites instructors from every heritage, culture, belief system, and lifestyle to submit a teaching proposal. If you are interested in offering a seminar, class, or lecture at the 2023 Festival, please use the Online Proposal Form at sheepandwool.wufoo.com/forms/request-for-proposals-2023-fiber-arts-seminars/.#MDsheepwoolfest #mdsheepandwool #mdsheepandwoolfestival #mdsw2023 #fiberartseminars ... See MoreSee Less
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Reminder - The deadline to submit teaching proposals for the 2023 Festival is July 15.The Fiber Arts Seminar Committee invites instructors from every heritage, culture, belief system, and lifestyle to submit a teaching proposal. If you are interested in offering a seminar, class, or lecture at the 2023 Festival, please use the Online Proposal Form at sheepandwool.wufoo.com/forms/request-for-proposals-2023-fiber-arts-seminars/.#MDsheepwoolfest #mdsheepandwool #mdsheepandwoolfestival #mdsw2023 #fiberartseminars ... See MoreSee Less
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It's only been a little over a month since the 2022 festival, but we are already making plans for our 50th anniversary festival in 2023. If you are interested in applying for a vendor booth at the 2023 festival, we are now accepting new vendor applications online at sheepandwool.wufoo.com/forms/2023-application-for-booth-space-new-vendor/. The deadline for applications is October 1. Photo Credit @philgrout #MDsheepwoolfest #mdsheepandwool #mdsheepandwoolfestival #50th #mdsw2023 ... See MoreSee Less
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