Month: November 2021

Block-A-Day 333 – The Suffolk Sheep

In meat breed sheep the majority of the animal’s growth and energy goes to producing meat. Their fleece is considered open and coarse. Not particularly suitable for spinning. I felted the wool from my sheep into thick felted pads for use in boot insoles.

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Block-A-Day 331 – The Little Barn

At the time my bedroom wasn’t finished and I admit to a little jealousy when the barn was finished better than the bedroom. We had just started raising sheep with a very small flock of ewes and a ram. Oh, we were excited.

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