This article looks at the impact of drought on Navajo shepherds in the SouthWest.
The Navajo Sheep Project set up a drought relief fund to help shepherds and their sheep sustain this latest challenge. via LG.
Photo: Irene Bennalley walks her herd of Navajo-Churro sheep out to grazing land where extreme drought has gripped the Four Corners region near Two Grey Hills, New Mexico. Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times
Three keen needleworkers, all in their 90s, have come away with first and highly commended prizes for their handicrafts at the Newcastle (Australia) show.
Photo: Whiddon Redhead residents Linda Felton, Joyce Yates, and Sylvia Raisbeck all won prizes at the Newcastle show. Picture: Simone De Peak
This isn’t exactly knitting related, but I think it’s an incredible resource. Ukiyo-e Search is a searchable Japanese Woodblock Database. If that wasn’t enough, you can also search by comparing similar images or even uploading a photo.