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
Dates: Saturday, Oct. 26, Nov. 2 & 9, 2019 10:15 am - 12:15 pm
- Cost $55
- Sessions 3
- Length 2 Hours