Wed, Aug 10|
Spinning Textured Yarns - Level 1 - WoolstockEAST Workshop
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 10, 2022, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tatamagouche Centre, 259 Loop Route 6, Tatamagouche, NS B0K 1V0
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.
Can't make it to WoolstockEAST? Sisterhood Fibres has lots of other workshop opportunities throughout the year. Take a look at our Events Page for all upcoming workshops and events!
Textured Yarns – Level I
Please make note of equipment and material to bring