Drop Spindle Part 1 with Donna Kay (4/18)
Total Qty Available : 15
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Sat 4/18/2020 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Come join Donna and learn the basics of spinning on a drop spindle. We will cover drafting, spinning, plying and finishing your yarns. A spindle and fiber will be provided. Spinning on a drop spindle is fun and satisfying, and enables you to make yarn wherever you are. Leave the workshop able to call yourself a spindler! All materials needed are included, you may purchase the spindle you will be using at the end of class for $10.
Instructor Provides: All fibers, spindles and handouts.
Skill Level: No experience necessary.
- Any spindles you own (spindle is provided for use in class)
- Pens & pencils
- Digital Camera/Smartphone
- Flashlight if staying after dark or at the boardinghouse
About the Instructor:
Donna Kay is from Barrington, New Hampshire and has been teaching knitting and designing knitting patterns for over twenty-five years. She is also an accomplished handspinner. ‘Folk’ knitting is her passion and she delights in sharing her knowledge with others through her teaching and designs. Donna’s designs have frequently appeared in popular knitting magazines such as Interweave Knits, as well as in the books, Christmas Stockings and Knitter’s Stash. In order to further promote the art of traditional handknitting, she started her own company, Tree of Life Designs.
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