#401 Amy Tyler – Beginning Spinning on a Wheel Full day Saturday 9am-4pm
#401 Amy Tyler – Beginning Spinning on a Wheel Full day Saturday $100
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 the spinning wheel, and we will spin “singles” yarn from wool rovings. 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.
Students should bring: A spinning wheel that works with at least one bobbin; ball winder optional
Material Fee: $20 Samples for examination, fibers for spinning, notebook with handouts, sundry supplies
Class Limit: 10