(103) Exploring the Drum Carder
Begin the day by learning the history of drum carding, how they work and why they function the way they do. The fun goes hands on for the rest of the day as we delve into the differences of woolen and worsted carding. Explore the many tools that make drum carding more efficient, and crank out six (6) different batts. The first batt will be hand cranked before switching over to electric drive for the duration of the day.Workshop #: 103
Duration: Full Day Workshop 9am-4pm (with a one hour lunch break)
Day: Wednesday All Day
Instructor: Henry & Roy Clemes
Experience: All levels
Material Fee: $25 fee covers all fiber carded during class.All material, drum carders and tools will be provided by the instructors.
Supplies Students Need to Bring: All you will need to bring is an attitude for learning!