It's likely you are familiar with the benefits of a local, organic diet.
Do you know a similar movement is strong and growing for clothing?
Recently, I attended a regional fiber festival called, The Black Sheep Gathering.
I met wonderful, passionate people who love to share their work and I met gorgeous, healthy animals who patiently endured my tentative pats and coos of appreciation.
Fleece, fiber, and natural dye cultivation have been around for thousands of years,
but do we have much connection to it, other than buying fabric from the store or knitting a scarf? There are many resources around us, but one woman took it a step farther to connect, organize, and literally map this community of farmers, producers, and artisans.
Below a 4 minute video provides a nce overview of her organization, Fibershed.
This here is a celebration at the intersection of