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
#103-Exploring the Drum Carder
Begin the day by learning the history of drum carding, how they work and why they function the way they do. The fun goes hands on for the rest of the day as we delve into the differences of woolen and ...