spinning workshops
#104 Spinning with Silk Hankies by Amy Tyler, Wednesday 9 am to 4 pm
#104 Amy Tyler – Spinning with Silk Hankies Skill level:  Intermediate spinning skills Workshop Description: Silk hankies are a “mawata” silk that consist of very thin layers of silk squares. We will learn strategies for preparing these hankies for spinning,...
$100.00
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#205 Spinning Goat Fibers by Amy Tyler, Thursday 9 am - 4 pm
#205  Amy Tyler – Spinning Goat Fibers   Skill level: Intermediate spinning skills Workshop Description: Baby goats are cute, right? But the fibers they can produce are fabulous: Mohair! Cashmere! Pygora! From long & lustrous to short & soft, goat fibers...
$100.00
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#303 Intro to Silk Reeling by Esther Peregrine, Friday 9 am to 4 pm
303 Esther Peregrine-- Intro to Silk ReelingExperience:  BeginnerWorkshop Description:  Follow in the footsteps of Empress Hsi Ling Shi, credited with the discovery of silk, and learn the ancient art of reeling silk cocoons!  Use traditional Japanese zakuri reels and learn...
$100.00
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#323 Variations on Long Draw: Creating Woolen Yarns by Amy Tyler, Friday 9am - noon
#323 Amy Tyler – Variations on Long Draw: Creating Woolen Yarns Skill level: Intermediate spinning skills Workshop Description: “Long draw” spinning techniques are often used to create “woolen” yarns – yarns that are airy, lofty, soft and warm! We will...
$50.00
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#330 Spin And Ply with Tibetan Spindle by Teresa Goatey, Friday 1 pm to 4 pm
330  Teresa Goatey -- Spin and Ply with Tibetan SpindleExperience:  BeginnerWorkshop Description:  Learn to make a finished 2-ply yarn using a couple of simple tools.  We will spin a single ply yarn on the Tibetan spindle, wind the single into...
$50.00
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#332 Playing with Plying by Jana Rolston, Friday 1 pm - 4 pm
322  Jana Rolston—Playing with Plying Experience:  Intermediate to ExpertWorkshop Description:  Come ply with us!!  We will cover several plying techniques including Navajo/chain plying and bubble crepe.Participants should bring: Functioning spinning wheel for plying, preferably with a large orifice and a...
$50.00
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#333 Variations on Short Draw: Creating Worsted Yarns by Amy Tyler, Friday 1 pm - 4 pm
#333 Amy Tyler – Variations on Short Draw: Creating Worsted Yarns Skill level: Intermediate spinning skills Workshop Description: “Short draw” spinning techniques are typically used to create “worsted” yarns which are smooth and strong. In addition to covering variations on...
$50.00
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#402 Intro to Art Yarn by Jana Rolston, Saturday 9 am to 4 pm
402 Jana Rolston Intro to Art YarnExperience:  Intermediate to ExpertWorkshop Description: Beehives, coils and thick n’ thin!  Come and spin the art yarn of your dreams!  Create fun and functional art yarn with techniques for single-ply and variations on creative...
$100.00
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#403 Beginning Spinning on a Wheel by Amy Tyler, Saturday 9am - 4pm
#403 Amy Tyler – Beginning Spinning on a Wheel Skill level: Beginner Workshop Description: In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the marvelous craft of spinning yarn on a spinning wheel. We will cover the parts and workings of...
$100.00
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