#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 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; ball winder optional.
Material Fee: $20 Samples for examination, fibers for spinning, notebook with handouts, sundry supplies
Class Limit: 10