A lifefong woodworker and small business owner, Henry has been building fiber art equipment for over 45 years and drum carders for 38 years. Roy grew up in his family’s wood shop and is one of few 30 year olds with 25 years of experience in his field. Together they have introduced may innovations to the fiber arts community and their equipment is known not only for being thoughtfully engineered, but also visually pleasing and durable. They regularly consult and instruct spinners, felters, fiber growers, and professional fiber artists in the use of drum carders for fiber prep. www.clemes.com
Henry and Roy Clemes
Description: This is the companion class to Exploring the Drum Carder. In this class, we continue to demystify the drum carder. Batts will be prepared both semi-worsted and woolen. Students will learn ...
Description: Drum carders are a mystery to the average fiber artist: fiber is fed into the carder, ends up on the big drum, and something magical happens in between. In our ‘Exploring the Drum Carde ...