What's Happening Around the Mill

Mill Ends

Mill Ends

May 07, 2017
Spring has sprung, its shearing season and the Sheep and Wool Festivals are getting into gear.  Hopefully, some of you made it down to Maryland Sheep and Wool.  It’s on my bucket list.  And this weekend…
Skirting Your Fleeces

Skirting Your Fleeces

May 07, 2017
Properly skirting your fleeces is one of the most important jobs to do before bringing the fiber to the mill.  We get lots of questions about how to properly skirt and since its shearing time it is a good…
Teaching at Madison Wool, Madison, CT

Teaching at Madison Wool, Madison, CT

May 07, 2017
This weekend I was at Madison Wool in Madison, Connecticut teaching rigid heddle weaving on Saturday and inkle loom on Sunday.  Mad Wool, as it is affectionately known, is an indie yarn and fiber shop…
Welcome to Mad River Woolery

Welcome to Mad River Woolery

Jan 26, 2017
Hello.  Welcome to Mad River Woolery.  Since our opening in October 2016 there has been a whirlwind of activity around the mill.  Learning how to use and maintain the equipment, implementing work processes…