Ruth A. Castino

Spinning & Dyeing the Natural Way


A warm-hearted and approachable introduction to the fascinating world that is working with natural fibers, with a focus on spinning yarn and dyeing with plants and minerals. Walking you through every step of the process, from shearing the sheep or brushing out the angora rabbit to weaving the final product of the yarn you've freshly spun, Castino helps you to master fiber work easily and enjoyably. Especially well-suited for children.

Hard cover with both black and white and color photographs throughout.

Edition: 1974.

Condition: Overall very clean, with the jacket having taken the bulk of the abuse.

Measures ~9"x10".