Ever wonder how to how to spin those funky plied yarns with bobbles and coils? In this class, we’ll cover the entire process by combining the function with the funky with the essentials of art plying. We’ll spin the singles needed, then we’ll “wild” ply into coils, crescents, beehives, stacks and spirals! As a bonus in this class we will talk about how these yarns are used in knitting. Patterns will be provided, as well as knitted and woven samples will be available for examination and discussion. Carding textured art batts will also be demonstrated.
Class Limit: 18 Class Level: Advanced- Students must be able to spin a single and ply on a wheel
Participants Should Bring: Students must be able to spin a single and ply on a wheel. Included materials are: assorted batts and combed top, use of plying yarn. Students should bring mix of batts and top/roving. Spinning wheel, bobbins, bobbin of fresh overspun singles (as even as possible), niddy noddy, lazy kate, any plying yarns they would like to play with
Material Fee: $20.00 Included materials are: assorted batts and combed top, use of plying yarn.