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Denise spinning with Ashford 'Traveller'. The Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist 2
I'm recovering from my operation more quickly and completely than expected. I'm even able to producing handspun wool. Normal service is resumed!

Normal Service Resumed?



Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist: Shetland lace scarf in black and silk - Hebridean lambswool and tussah silk.
Shetland lace scarf. Fine, soft wool from Shetland black lambs. Slivers of tussah silk vein and marble the black with light and luxury. Entirely hand-made.

Black and Silk



Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist: Denise posting selected fleeces for mill-spinning
Fleeces - a double posting! In the new year the wool will come back to us in boxes, spun and wound into balls ready for us to package.

Double Posting


Denise modelling her own Eriskay gansey
After Denise's recent surgery, and whilst we re-assess what we do, we've decided to take a break from providing spinning, dyeing and gansey-knitting tuition

Tuition?




Denise spinning wire into fences. The Big Garden Croft, Isle of Eriskay
As Autumn advances, visitors to the islands become few and far between and the roads and beaches fall quiet. So too at The Hebridean Woolshed! Down-Time approaches!

Down-Time


Yarnitecture by Jillian Moreno
When you've been working at a craft for nearly 40 years - for a living, not a hobby - it takes more than a re-hash of previous books to stimulate the imagination. But then along comes a book like Yarnitecture!

Yarnitecture


Sunshine under Gray Clouds: Just out of the dyehouse: Cheviot wool dyed with golden rod flowers over alum mordant, The Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist
Sunshine under Gray Clouds: Just out of the dyehouse: Cheviot wool dyed with ragwort flowers over alum mordant, The Hebridean Woolshed, Isle of South Uist

Sunshine under Gray Clouds