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Beginning Spinning on a Drop Spindle with Bobbi Pendell

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August 24, 2024
August 24, 2024
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


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Class Title:  Beginning Spinning on  a Drop Spindle

Teacher Name:  Bobbi Pendell

Class Length: 3 hours

Class Fee: $50.00

Class Day/Time: Saturday, 2:00PM to 5:00PM

Class Description:

Take your fiber hobby to the next level and spin your own yarn.  Students will learn to create yarn from fiber using a drop spindle.  Students will learn how to analyze different characteristics of unspun fiber and successfully manipulate the fiber to create yarn.  A discussion of plying, energized single ply yarns and their use, and setting the twist in handspun yarns will set students up to use and love using the yarns they create themselves.

Level:  ALL Levels:  class is of interest to all regardless of skill level

Registration necessary, class size limited 12

Supplies Needed:  Students will need to bring:


Materials Fee: (payable to teacher)  $35.00 includes all fiber used in class, the drop spindle to keep and fiber to take with them to complete a first project

Homework:  None

A 4.00 electronic administrative fee will be added for all online registration transactions.

An Admission ticket must be purchased to attend all classes

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