Spindle Spinning 101

Join Dotty for 3 sessions of spinning fun! She’ll teach you the basics of a spinning background, including types of fibres, spindles, and prep of fibre. You’ll also learn the following skills:

– Starting on a spindle

– Park and draft spinning

– Basic yarn plying & discussion of other plying methods

– Basic yarn finishing 

If you have a top whorl drop spindle of your own, and would like to use it, please feel free to do so. Otherwise, spindles will be available for purchase at 10% off the regular price.

Please note: a minimum of 3 students is required in order for the class to proceed.

Stuff You Need

  • Spinning fibre will be provided
  • Top Whorl Drop Spindle weighing between 30-40 grams

Session Info

Instructor: Dotty
Dates: Saturday, Oct. 26, Nov. 2 & 9, 2019 10:15 am - 12:15 pm

  • Cost $55
  • Sessions 3
  • Length 2 Hours

Beginner Spinning