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London-Wul is a fibre farm in New Brunswick Canada where animals are neither destroyed nor sold without exception. Also a national award winning shop and studio, London-Wul is home to textile artist Heidi Wulfraat.


Wednesday, August 29, 2007

WHATS NEW?

........ Lots and Lots!

....... baby llama/silk blend * wool/silk/cashmere tweed * baby alpaca/silk/cashmere * new ribbons and so soft to touch novelty yarns * all new felting fusion paper : an excellent new technique for landscape felters * new "knitters loom" now in 20" warp width * felted cushion kits * glass bead jewelry knit kits * beaded silk shawl kit * all new sock yarn colours *sweet sweet baby knit kits galore! * new "design your" own sweater kits *new London-Wul Luxury Lap blanket colour selection * New handspun selection including new super textured "painted locks" yarn by London-Wul.


Up and coming:
.....I'll be teaching another full day of spinning on Sunday September 9th.
.....We'll be at the 7th annual Maritime Spinners retreat at the Rodd Mill River Resort on PEI this coming October 12, 13, 14.
..... I will be speaking at "The Artful Rug Hooker" A symposium on art, creativity, and rug hooking by Deanne Fitzpatrick on October 18 and 19, 2007 in Amherst , Nova Scotia

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Wednesday, August 15, 2007

OH CANADA

A Special thanks to wives, family and guests of the Canadian Premiers who visited while our Provincial leaders met in Moncton. It was with great pleasure that we shared the London-Wul experience with this distinct group.


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Tuesday, August 07, 2007

LILLY MODELS LONDON-WUL


...she's contagious isn't she? Little Lilly's visit has inspired all new London-Wul wearables - miniature style!
Sherri and I are both working to put together these Handspun, Hand Dyed sets.
...oooh La La Lilly!
Yarns available in shop, On-Line (Click Here) or by mail.
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Wednesday, August 01, 2007

HECTIC AND HANDSPINNING


...been spinning lots...no time to write! above is new handdyed, handspun polwarth.
and speaking of spinning , REMINDER (3 spaces left):
MINI WORKSHOPS : SPIN FOR THE DAY (take one or both as you choose).
Hi All,I have decided to pair up my two beginner spinning classes as so many students find drop spindling such a great introduction to spinning on the wheel. You may wish to register for just one class or bring a lunch and stay for both. With a full day of spinning instruction you'll leave having a solid foundation and the technical skills needed to build upon your spinning repertoire ....
Learn to Drop Spindle:NEXT OFFERED: Sunday August 12/07 9AM-12pm
Create your own yarns using this ancient technique. Learn to understand how different fibres function, how to spin, ply and set your handspun skein of yarn. You’ll be spinning up a storm in no time!
$40 includes instruction as well as a drop spindle and fibre to take home.
Learn to Spin:NEXT OFFERED: Sunday August 12/07 1pm-4pm
Want to give a spinning wheel a whorl? Take the opportunity to discover the world of hand spinning. Discover the magical properties of fibre, how they have been prepared and how to spin a yarn! – you’ll be surprised what you can accomplish in one afternoon!
$45.00 instruction fees, students will be registered upon payment.equipment available or bring your own wheel
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