Come join renowned lace knitting and handspinning instructor Galina Khmeleva, author of Gossamer Webs as she introduces you to the magical handspinning techniques of Russian knitters that ultimately result in the creation of arguably the most luxurious shawls and scarves found in the knitting universe. In this workshop, the emphasis will be on the spinning of luxury fibers ie. Cashmere, quiviut, pygora, buffalo etc. and significance of gauging the proper thickness and length of these fibers, while learning the more economical use of luxury fibers, helping you conserve precious yardage.
Class Limit: 15 Class Level: Intermediate to advance
Participants Should Bring: note taking materials, kitchen towel
Material Fee: $5.00