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
$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.