(304) Options for Spinning Painted Rovings
Wondering how to get the most out of your painted rovings? This class encourages and teaches you how to explore a variety of options and yarn styles with painted rovings. Learn to anticipate and spin toward your desired goals. Spin tweedy or colorful yarns, or perk-up or tone-down the roving colors. You can create thick or thin or fancy yarns for accents, plus you can spin coordinating yarns for a project. We will explore, spin, and discuss many options.
Workshop #: 304
Duration: Full Day Workshop 9am-4pm (with a one hour lunch break)
Day: Friday All Day
Instructor: Patsy Zawistoski
Experience: Experienced to Intermediate, can spin and ply on their wheel
Material Fee: $20 fee covers: Booklets, worksheets and painted roving for spinning
Supplies Students Need to Bring: A good working wheel – or a variety of spindles, 3 bobbins and a kate, important Hand cards, Scissors, 3X5 file cards, about a dozen, a simple hole-punch for attaching sample fibers to the worksheets, About a dozen small bags, A small towel, plus your usual tools: oil, screw driver, etc.