Sheep Shearing

I would be happy to shear your small flock.

  • Distance: Must be within 75 miles of Reston, Virginia.
  • Flock Size: I love shearing a few pet or "hobby" sheep! If you have 1-10 sheep, give me a call.  I can't do flocks larger than that because of time constraints with my other, full-time job. 
  • Tools: I can use both an electric shearer and blades (hand shears). 
  • ASI Certified Shearer

Demonstrations 

If you are looking for a demonstration for a museum, craft fair, or other historical venue please contact me. I have a MA degree in Museum Studies, 20 years' experience in museum education, and I am comfortable talking with the public while demonstrating.

The blades (hand shears) that I use have not changed much in thousands of years so they are appropriate for any time period. I can even demonstrate in historical costume, particularly mid- to late-1700s.

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 Sometimes I shear camels, too!

Sometimes I shear camels, too!