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I’ve always been curious about the process fiber goes through before it becomes yarn, from shearing sheep to washing, carding, and spinning. Naturally, I was psyched to see Culturespy’s Instructable on washing wool for spinning and learn more about the process!

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern (sternlab.org is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).


  • pekkhum

    Thank you; this is exactly what I needed to know!

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