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Fiber Festival Workshop: Begin to Spin! (Sunday PM)

Date: Nov 08, 2020
Time: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Cost: $55.00
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November 8 | 12:30 - 3:00 pm
Location: Workshop 5
Instructor: Marcia Weinert of Undeniably Loopy
Minimum: 2 Maximum: 7

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Skill Level: Beginner
Cost: $55
Learn to make your own, unique handspun yarn on a spinning wheel! We'll play with several types of prepared wool while we discuss wheel maintenance, drafting, treadling, plying, and finishing techniques to make a balanced yarn. As time permits, we'll touch on various types of fiber preparation and non-wool fibers. No previous experience required. Warning: Spinning can be addictive!

Materials
Fee: $10
The fee covers all fibers and handouts, as well as in-class use of ball winder, niddy-noddy and/or lazy kates. For an additional $10, students may borrow a spinning wheel and bobbins for use in class by contacting the instructor at UndeniablyLoopy@gmail.com.

Students should bring any treadle-driven or electric spinning wheel in good working condition, with one or preferably two bobbins.
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2020 Workshop: Begin to Spin! Sun. PM
2020 Workshop: Begin to Spin! Sun. PM
Nov 08, 2020 | 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Materials Fee: (not included) $10

Skill Level: Beginner
$55.00
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