In this warm display of old-fashioned know-how and family spirit, a blanket is made from scratch--from the shearing of the sheep to the carding, spinning, dying, and weaving. Set in 1830s America, this picture book celebrates the lost art of creating a cherished, homemade object.

The Pen That Pa Built 2007, Tricycle Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9781582461533