Sheep Shearing Day

The sun was shining brightly on the farm and the day grew hotter and hotter. Joe Hope and his team did a fantastic job and our sheep were very pleased to be rid of their thick woolly coats!

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Joe Hope and his sheep shearing team

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

Sheep Shearing Day at Hazeldene Farm

We also had demonstration of the wonderful things that can be done with wool fibres.

Barbara Weeks making felt

Barbara Weeks making felt

Barbara Weeks was there showing us how she makes felt. She had some beautiful samples of her work and showed us the different effects of the various types of wool. You can see more of her work on her website barbaraweeks.com

Fibre Art by Sue Forey

Fibre Art by Sue Forey

Some of Sue Forey’s amazing pictures made from fibre. See more of her work on Sue Forey’s Blog

Bucks Guild of Weavers, Spinner and Dyers

Bucks Guild of Weavers, Spinner and Dyers

The ladies from the Buckinghamshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers were demonstrating spinning and weaving. Find out more about them on their webpage.

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