WORKSHOP: SPINNING BASICS

$70.00

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DESCRIPTION

Our workshop will take you through the process of spinning with a drop spindle. We’ll discuss equipment, types of fibres used in spinning, how to spin a 2-ply yarn, & the final steps to finishing your yarn.

NOTE: Finishing steps will get a little wet. Please wear comfortable clothes you won’t mind getting a little wet.

Mar. 14, 11-4pm

PREREQUISITE
None

SKILL LEVEL
Beginner

COST
$70 + GST.Straight 15%* off supplies purchased for the class. TFN bag discount not included in this offer. Participants are welcome to bring their own supplies for the class.

*15% discount applies to a one time purchase only, before or on the first day of class. NOTE: Please let us know the class you’re registered in at time of discounted supplies purchase.

TECHNIQUES TO LEARN
Spinning on a drop spindle in the Z and S twist; how to draw yarn; ergonomic considerations; how to ply your spun yarn; & how to finish your yarn.

MATERIALS TO BRING
Drop spindle, 100g of desired roving (preferably a fibre blend). Other supplies will be included.