Monroe County Historical Association

Stroud Mansion Museum & Library • Stroudsburg, Pa.

HERITAGE AGRICULTURE
A National Endowment of the Humanities Video Project

Fiber: Linen, Wool and Weaving
14:27 min. | Emily Rancier gives a tour of her fiber studio, a treasure chest of spinning wheels, looms, and hand-tools designed for the art of turning linen and wool into clothing and items for the home. Rancier is a fiber artist whose skills range from spinning the wool from local sheep, to dying hand-wrought yarn with natural colorants, to thrashing her own flax to weave linen.
This video is the product of a grant awarded to the Monroe County Historical Association and given by Northampton Community College and the National Endowment for the Humanities. (2014)

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