Fiber Arts with Angora Rabbit Wool

Preparing Angora Rabbit Wool for Wool-Skein-Garment Contests

Everyone who has Angoras has wool that can be entered in the w/s/g contest at the ARBA Convention and the National Angora Specialty Show.  It may be that one doesn’t know how to prepare the wool for entry so hopefully this will assist you.

Making a Simple Hand (Drop) Spindle for Spinning Angora Rabbit Wool

Although this information is easily available, I still see lots of questions about how to make a hand spindle for spinning Angora rabbit fiber. It seems to me that the answers given to the questions, whether on forums or social media, are often unnecessarily complicated. I have even made a spindle from an ink pen while at a rabbit show, which shows how simple it can be.