Ever wanted to spin your own yarn? In this class you will learn how, using a simple spindle that each person will make and take home! You will also receive a good amount of wool to get you started. Here's what will be covered:
-The basics of spinning: drafting, adding twist, and winding on.
-Spinning methods and their uses: worsted, woolen, and in between.
-The basics of fiber: fiber types, characteristics, and uses.
-Plying: combining your single strands for a strong, stable and balanced yarn.
You will also receive a handout full of valuable resources about spinning and other textile information.
Everything you need will be provided in the class. Please wear something that you won't mind getting linty/fuzzy.