Photos by Phil Mosier

At tops, Scott Fuss takes shears to sheep during the Atlanta History Center’s annual “Sheep to Shawl” demonstration on April 9. Fuss gives a close trim to a sheep who lives at the center’s Smith Farm. At bottom, Fuss demonstrates the wool.

At center, Debbie Hudson and granddaughter Reed Butkus, who’s 2, pet a Scottish Highland cow at the history center.

Joe Earle

Joe Earle is Editor-at-Large. He has more than 30-years of experience with daily newspapers, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.