#100 BEGINNING SPINNING ON THE WHEEL BY AMY TYLER, WED 9AM TO 4 PM
100 AMY TYLER BEGINNING SPINNING ON THE WHEEL
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 the spinning wheel, and we will spin “singles” yarn from wool roving’’. We will then ply those singles into a 2-ply yarn. We will cover the basics of fiber preparation and yarn finishing. Participants will leave with a completed skein of their own handspun yarn.
Participants should bring: a spinning wheel that works with at least one bobbin, a ball winder (optional).
Material fee: $20, includes: samples for examination, fibers for spinning, notebook with handouts, sundry supplies.
Class Limit: 10