I am a Knitter, and I know it's a process...the Sheep to Shop Thingy!
I've even considered being more involved in the process.
Oh! I bet you're rolling your eyes and thinking...
"OMG, she's going to start Shearin' Sheep!
Nope! That's not it! I've heard yarns about Sheep Shearin' and I'm quite sure
Skinin' a Sheep is not on my Bucket List!
I do fancy myself as somewhat of a Pioneer, afterall, I come from Texas Pioneer Stock!
Problem is my Ancestorial Pioneer Stockers didn't take much
Stock in Sheep!
There goes my Dyed in the Wool Genetic Pre-dispostion for 'Sue Had A Little Lamb'!
Bronc Bustin'...that's my Ancestors StockNTrade, but don't worry....you won't find
My Ancestorial Jeans on a Buckin'Bronc!
Nope, not on my Bucket List either!
The only Bustin' goin' on in my world right now is....
Mutton Bustin' at The 80th Anniversary
San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo
YARN STASH BUSTIN'
I promised HiHoney when I started Knitting that I would not do my usual All In Addiction Thingy!
I assured him that Sheep would not be grazing in the back yard.
I was pretty sure that my Dyed In the Cowhide Background would find the
Sheep Shearing, Wool Cleaning and Coloring...that'd be the Dyed In The Wool Thingy...
not to my liking!
Further more, the Knit Shop did not offer Sheep Shearin' Classes, but did offer the
Finished Products of said process in a multitude of colors.
I didn't mention to HiHoney the Multitude of Tools, Patterns and Sheep Sheared Varieties of Yarn!
All of which have the potential for an All In Addiction Thingy!
I was content to Knit by The Knit Shop Method for a good long time....until...
My Pioneer Spirit had a Spinning Wheel attack!
I am taking Multiple Doses of KnitShop Therapy trying to ward off
this potential All In Addiction!
Mary Sue Shepard
Also Known As
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PPS...There have been several inquiries wondering if the Dyed In The Wool Kit with every color in the Rainbow is included in the trade. NO!!! I will be using it to Dye my Spun Wool. But if you have a How To Dye Wool book or a Spun Wool Dye Drying Rack, I will throw in the custom built Sheep Shearing Rack with Pearl Studded Neck Strap.