Sat, Aug 26|
Sisterhood Fibres Studio
Spinning Textured Yarns - Level 1
Take control of your fibre and learn how to create beautiful, colourful, textured yarn with Lorna Ash, from Shades of Ewe Fibreworks.
Time & Location
Aug 26, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sisterhood Fibres Studio, 567 Sand Point Rd, Tatamagouche, NS B0K 1V0, Canada
About The Event
Learn how to make wild fibre yarn, Thick n’ Thin singles, and Bulky/Standalone singles. Lorna will also explore wrapping techniques like auto wrapping.
You will make several smaller skeins of yarn throughout the workshop as you learn these techniques.
Skill Level: Participants should have experience in basic spinning and plying, and be able to do these tasks without assistance.
• Spinning wheel
• 2-3 empty bobbins
• Lazy Kate
• Niddy Noddy
• Jumbo Flyer (If you have one, but not required)
• At least 2 small containers that a spool of thread can roll around in (bowl, mug, jar, etc)
** Material list provided upon registration.
If you don’t have the necessary supplies on hand, texture packs and dyed braids are available for sale from Lorna prior to the start of class.
Textured Yarns – Level I
Please make note of equipment and material to bring