Making your own yarn can feel very satisfying and fun. In this, beginner learn to spindle spin class, you will learn the basic steps of using a drop spindle to create your own yarn. Instruction will be given for learning the park and draft method of drop spindling to creating beautiful single plies of yarn. In the second class we will take those lovely singles and learn to ply your very own hand spun, creating a 2ply yarn and then we will set the yarn to make it ready for knitting or crocheting. No previous experience is required, fibre and spindles are provided as part of the class as well as a hand out detailing the steps learned. So if spinning is something you always wanted to try , come on out and give it a go. This is a great way to get started at a very modest cost!!
Date: Tuesday April 19th 2016 and Tuesday April 26th 2016 from 1:30 PM til 3:30 PM
Fee: $40.00 plus HST , this includes everything you need to get started.