Beginning Spindle Spinning
Description: Students will learn how to create their own hand-spun yarn using a hand spindle. No experience necessary - just a wish to learn to spin yarn. Students will learn what distinguishes a good spindle from one that is not so good. Spindles for use in class will be available for purchase if the student wishes. Bring any spindles you may have with you. We will discuss what works and what does not. Skills learned in the class will be drafting, spinning and wrapping on. Basic yarn creation will be covered
Required Skills: None. No experience necessary - just a wish to learn to spin yarn.
Instructor: Barbara Seeler
Supplies Student Should Bring to Class: A spindle. If you do not have one for use in the class, one will be provided during class. If you wish to purchase a spindle, they are $20 including tax to be paid directly to the instructor. Please have funds ready before the start of class.
Supplies Provided by Instructor: Sufficient fiber will be provided to learn the concept and to take home a starter packet of fiber.
Day/Time: Sunday, Oct 20, 1:00 - 4:00
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.