From Fleece to Spinnable Form
What now! You have the perfect fleece, how do you get it to a spinnable form? You will learn how to wash (if needed), pick (if needed), and techniques to prepare roving from fleece locks. Preparation tools will include hand carding, English wool combing, and drum carding. Blending techniques for color and/or texture on all equipment will be explored. Spinning techniques related to each preparation will be discussed.
Student’s Required Skills: All levels of spinners welcome.
Instructor: Barbara Seeler
Supplies Student Should Bring to Class: Equipment and fiber will be provided, however students are welcome to bring any of their own tools that they wish to work with.
Supplies Which Will Be Provided by Instructor: Equipment and fiber necessary to learn techniques.
Day/Time: Sunday, Oct. 21, 9:00 to 12:00
Sale Price: $75 (includes $20 materials fee) - for registration received no later than August 31.
Regular Price: $85 (includes $20 materials fee) - for registration received Sept. 1 or later.