Learn to Spin on a Drop Spindle

Join spinner & fibre artist Lorna Ash of Shades of Ewe Fibreworks for an exploration of the craft of hand spinning using a drop spindle

Learn to Spin on a Drop Spindle

Time & Location

Jul 08, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sisterhood Fibres Studio, 567 Sand Point Road, Tatamagouche NS B0K 1V0

About The Event

Join spinner & fibre artist Lorna Ash of Shades of Ewe Fibreworks for an exploration of the craft of hand spinning using a drop spindle. You will learn essential spinning basics like fibre selection, drafting & plying, so you can gain the skills to make yarns you love.

You will learn;

  • Spinning vocabulary
  • How to spin singles on a top-whorl drop spindle
  • About the properties of wool
  • About different fibre preparations and how those differences affect your spinning and your projects
  • How to ply and finish your yarn
  • How use your yarn in your projects

Skill Level: No experience necessary

All materials provided including a drop spindle and fibre to take home. 

Register in the ticket section below.

Questions?  faith@sisterhoodfibres.com

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  • Drop Spindle Workshop

    $85

    +$12.75 HST

    All materials provided including a drop spindle and fibre to take home.

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    +$12.75 HST

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