Fall in love with the relaxing art of spinning. Make your first handspun yarn with a drop spindle designed for easy use. Experience various fiber preparations by spinning a sampler. Build skills for confident spinning while using the park-and-draft method. Learn what to do with your spindle-spun yarn. Cynthia, a spindle maker, loves sharing her spinning passion with beginners. The materials fee covers the spindle, handouts, and supplies for class. Leave prepared to shop the festival for fiber to keep spinning.
Class is Friday, July 23, 2021 at 3:15PM EST
Kit includes the spindle, handouts, and supplies for class. Shipping in the US and Canada for the materials packet is included in the fee. Kit can be purchased from https://cynthiawoodspinner.com/
Note: As of 7/14/2021 it is too late to get a kit for this class. You can still register for the class but you will need to get your supplies locally. Top whorl spindle, roving, and wool top; please email the instructor [email protected] with questions.
There is homework for this class. Homework will be sent in an email along with class handouts.
Basic hand mobility including the ability to pinch with a pair of fingertips.