Mythical Breeds and Magic Marketing: A Foundation Flock Exclusive
In which we attempt to draw the line between inspired marketing and factual nonsense, one luxury brand at a time.
Sheep Wallpapers for your Phone
Stay tethered to the natural world with these beautiful archival sheep illustrations for your phone wallpapers.
The sheepy and wooly side of Maryland Sheep and Wool
Hello, wool friends! I was at the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival [https://www.sheepandwool.org] last week. It's been two years since the event was held in-person, and it was wonderful to be able to be among wool people again. Even cold weather and heavy rains on Saturday didn't
Report from Paris: Sheep Take the Stage
Highlights from a remarkable exhibit detailing the history of the Rambouillet sheep from 1786 to today.
Time-Travel to the Faroe Islands
We're off to these gorgeous sheep-dotted islands for a look at the sheep, fiber, and yarns you'll find there.
What's this about sheep licking cars?
🐏 Calling the Foundation Flock! Our month-end Flock Talk livestream will be this Monday, February 28, at 7pm Eastern. Send me your questions and I'll do my best to fit them in. I have a lot to show you, so I hope you can tune in. 🐏 Earlier this week, my friend
Taking the Long Way Home with Anna Hunter
Hello and happy Friday! I'm excited to share a brand new episode of Voices in Wool. I talk with Canadian wool advocate, fiber farmer, and mill owner Anna Hunter of Long Way Homestead [https://www.longwayhomestead.com]. Listen to the episode now [https://www.buzzsprout.com/1806904/10082364] or click
From Divas to Escape Artists: A New Episode of Voices in Wool
I put out a call for shepherds to share stories of their favorite sheep. And respond they did! What's it like to live with sheep? Do they have personalities? And do shepherds have favorites? Of course most people know that the answer to all three questions is a resounding yes.
Flocks and Fibs
Greetings and happy New Year! Since we last spoke, the sheep have been busy. One of my favorite sheep-related people on Instagram is Pálína Axelsdóttir Njarðvík, better known as @farmlifeiceland [https://www.instagram.com/farmlifeiceland/]. Pálína has made a name for herself by sharing gorgeous, funny, tender photos and videos