Create and Spin Your Own Textured Batt
Description: Students will follow the steps from imagination to creation of yarn. Wool in a rainbow of colors, locks, and sparkle will be provided. Learning striping, layering, creating lumpy or smooth yarn will be covered. Techniques for spinning batts will be covered and students will have the opportunity to create a batt from hand cards and/or a drum carder. Methods for preparing your batt for spinning will be covered.
Required Skills: Intermediate spinning skills - must be able to spin a sound single
Instructor: Barbara Seeler
Supplies Student Should Bring to Class: Spinning wheel in working condition. Optional: bring your own hand cards or drum carder. (Be sure to label your equipment with your name.)
Supplies Provided by Instructor: Fiber for creating a batt
Day/Time: Sunday, Oct 20, 9:00 - 12:00
Sale Price: $70 (includes $15 materials fee) - for registration received no later than August 31.
Regular Price: $80 (includes $15 materials fee) - for registration received Sept 1 or later.