For all spinning skill levels including absolutely none. Even if you already spin, or spin with spindles, there's probably something herefor you. We'll cover finger twisting, thigh spinning, stick spinning, multiple types of spindles, plying your yarn, how to finish youryarn and get it ready for use, and we'll spend in-depth time on a variety of exercises aimed at increasing your spindle skills. Spinning while walking, standing, sitting, talking, team spinning, spindle races, spinning blind, and a selection of tricks guaranteedto amaze your friends (well, maybe only if they spin) will be covered. Two basic spindles and fiber will be provided, but please bring any spindles you love and any spindles you hate. You will also receive personalized feedback on your specific spindle goals.
Thursday, October 3, 2019
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Instructor: Abby Franquemont
Materials Fee: $30 (included in class fee)
Materials Fee Includes: Two basic spindles and fiber.
Experience Level: Beginner to Advanced
Students Will Learn: Finger twisting, thigh spinning, stick spinning, multiple types of spindles, plying your yarn, how to finish youryarn and get it ready for use
Students Will Take Home: Two basic spindles and hand spun yarn.
Students Should Bring: Any spindles you love and any spindles you hate