Learn to Spin on a Wheel - Beginner
Learn how to spin beautiful yarn in this beginner spinning wheel class.
Time & Location
Jul 10, 2021, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Barrachois Hall , 99 Brule Shore Rd, Tatamagouche, NS B0K 1V0, Canada
About The Event
Want to learn how to spin beautiful yarn? Then join Lorna Ash from Shades of Ewe Fibreworks in this beginner spinning wheel class.
Lorna will help you explore the joy that is hand spinning as you learn about:
· The parts of the spinning wheel and how to set it up
· Fibre preparations and how to select fibre for projects
· Getting started spinning & wheel spinning basics
· Wheel ratios
· How to ply on a wheel
· Wheel maintenance
Participants may bring their own spinning wheel if it is in good working condition, or may borrow one for the day from Sisterhood Fibres.
Single day, 10am – 3pm includes half hour break for lunch
Prerequisite:Learn to Spin Level 1 – Drop Spindle or some experience with twist and drafting Class size: 3-5
Costs: ~ $95 for class, supplies, and equipment
Please bring your lunch as we will have a half an hour lunch break.
While class sizes are being kept small to accommodate social distancing requirements in the studio, a mask is still required.
Please check your email after registering to find your payment link for this workshop.