With apologies to H. S. Thompson.
I will admit. I've been going a bit crazy with the drum carder.
I love it. love love love it
I took the entire 1 lb bag of Cotswold Curls I'd ordered from Brown Sheep, mixed them up into 1-ounce mixes, and now have 16 gorgeous batts, ready to start my Etsy Shop! (If they don't sell there, there's always the Ren Faire).
The Cotswold was as advertized, brightly dyed with the potential for some VM mixed in, and there is still a little bit of VM in some of the batts, but it will come out when spinning.
And now I have this:
And want to do this to each and every one of them!