Drop Spindle Part 2 with Donna Kay (4/18)
Total Qty Available : 15
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Sat 4/18/2020 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Are you a spindler who has learned the basics and are ready to learn some new techniques? Discover how what spindle weight to choose for the yarn you want, and how to create a consistent yarn and spin on a Turkish spindle. You will also sample different drafting and plying options.
Donna will provide Turkish spindles for your use. Fiber will be provided.
Instructor Provides: All fibers, Turkish spindles for use during class
Skill Level: Open to anyone who is able to create yarn on a spindle.
- Any spindles you own (turkish spindle is provided for use in class)
- Niddy Noddy (we have a few to loan)
- 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.
in our store, including our floor looms.