Behind the Wool
By Behind the Wool
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Behind the Wool is a podcast designed for the technical-minded fiber artist. Join us on a fortnightly exploration of yarns, fibers, techniques, problems, and stories about the fiber arts.
||CleanBonus Episode: Knit Life Survey||Hi everyone! We were tagged by Lisa from the 90% Knitting podcast to complete the #KnitLifeSurvey, and thought it would be a great opportunity for you to learn a little bit more about me and Sarah. What sparked your interest in knitting?||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Fiber Festivals||Y’know what going to Disney world is like for kids? That’s what fiber festivals are like! Essentially, they’re conventions for fiber artists and crafty folks. There are vendors, classes, workshops, and tons of people who are excited about the same||12/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Wool Online||Today we’re talking about the online aspect of the fiber world – for a long time, you probably learned to craft from people you knew, but the online world is making things easier to learn and more accessible. Ravelry.||11/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Know Your Yarn||What should you know about your yarn? Yarn thickness. Here’s a handy chart! These are common yarn classifications and weights to get a rough estimate of the weight of yarn you have on hand. But, of course, the most important thing is gauge and getting||11/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Fiber Types||Welcome to the podcast! We’re Behind the Wool, a podcast about the stories behind the fiber arts. Today we’re talking about the general fiber types, including animal fibers, plant fibers, and synthetic (or man-made) fibers.||10/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPilot: In Which We Introduce Ourselves||Hello World! We’re Behind the Wool, a podcast about the stories behind the fiber arts. We hope you enjoy this pilot episode (in which we introduce ourselves), and look forward to upcoming episodes. Please rate, subscribe, and follow us on Facebook,||10/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I am looking forward to your new podcasts. I really enjoyed the all about wool type episode. Easy to listen to and very informative.
Great introduction to the fiber world.
This is a great podcast if you are just getting started in the fiber commuinity or if you just want to know more about the fibers you are using. Anna and Sarah have talked about things like how wool from different sheep are good for different uses, how Ravelry works, and what to do at a fiber festival. I'm looking forward to more background on the types of fiber,
Congratulations & Thank You!
Wishing you all the success on your new venture! I’m excited to see where it goes. Thanks for putting this together for all of us. I will have to visit y’all down in PA (I’m in FLX) 🐑