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#332 CHARKAS AND COTTON by PATSY ZAWISTOSKI FRI 1PM TO 4PM

$55.00
332 PATSY ZAWISTOSKI CHARKAS AND COTTON EXPERIENCE: INTERMEDIATE SPINNER Workshop Description: The charka is a very special, portable little wheel, perfect for learning the long draw. Charkas from Ind ...
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332 PATSY ZAWISTOSKI CHARKAS AND COTTON

EXPERIENCE: INTERMEDIATE SPINNER

Workshop Description: The charka is a very special, portable little wheel, perfect for learning the long draw. Charkas from India are book or briefcase size, used flat on a table, bench or floor. There are other charkas that stand vertical like a miniature great wheel. This class focuses on long draw techniques which are easier on a spindle point wheel (no flyer take-up). If you have a charka or can borrow one, come and be ready to amaze yourself.

Participants should bring: A working charka, Hand cards, Scissors, Hole punch and tape for attaching sample yarns and fibers, About six sandwich baggies and 3X5 file cards, A small towel,

Also bring oil, screwdriver, and other tools for your wheel, in case they are needed.

Homework: N/A

Material fee: $10, includes: cotton roving, Indian punis, puni sticks, booklets, worksheets, misc.

Class Limit: 12