Wool Comes From Many Animal Breeds

Sheep are the most prevalent producers of wool, though it also comes from rabbits, goats and alpacas.

Natasha Lehrer, age 21, of Aurora, Illinois, uses a needle to stiffen and intertwine the fibers in a process known as felting to make a flower that will become a pin. She founded Esther's Place Fiber Arts Studio when she was 19-years-old with the help of her parents.

Weaving Farm Upbringing and Love of Fiber Arts at Esther’s Place

Natasha Lehrer, a 22-year-old from Big Rock, Illinois in Kane County is the owner of Esther’s Place Fiber Arts Studio, a business she started in a restored Victorian home when she was 18.