Intro to Spinning on a Drop Spindle with Donna Kay
Date: April 14 (Sat)
Instructor: Donna Kay
Come join Donna and learn the basics of spinning on a drop spindle. Learn how to draft your fiber, spin, ply and finish your yarns. A spindle is not needed, one will be provided. No experience necessary! You will leave the class able to call yourself a spinner!
Proficiency Level: Open to all
Materials Fee: $10
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 hand-knitting, she started her own company, Tree of Life Designs.
Please call 1(603) 827-3996 for more information or to sign up for the class. To view and/or download our 2018 Workshop Catalog click here.
We highly recommend staying in our Cheshire Mills Boarding house while taking a class. The Cheshire Mills Boarding House is inexpensive, and only a quick walk to the studio and shop! Learn more.