IS SPINNING THE NEW KNITTING??
No, I don’t think so, but it IS super fun. A wonderfully logical next step for the hardcore crafter, and quite relaxing and meditative besides. And when you’re done, you have beautiful handspun yarn to knit with!
Introduction to Spinning on a Wheel
$40 With Leila Wice
Get to know these delightful machines and learn to work with them to create the yarn you want. We will sample a variety of fibers and techniques. No experience necessary, but intro. to spindling is a plus. Kids welcome (with adult if 8 or younger).
Date/Time: Sundays, Jan 8 and 15, 9:30-11:30am
Tools: A limited number of loaner wheels are available on a first come, first serve basis. All others will need to bring their own wheel (please provide the make and model when registering.)
Materials: A fiber starter pack will be provided at the first session. Additional fiber is available to purchase, and feel free to bring some with you.
Skills learned: Hand spinning yarn. On a spinning wheel
Ready to make some magic? Call us at 503-922-1150 or email firstname.lastname@example.org!