Introductory Level - Give it a Spin!
If you find the idea of spinning your own yarn intriguing but perhaps a little intimidating, why not "give it a spin!" Guided by our expert instructor, this two part introduction to the drop spindle will teach you some of the basics of working with fiber.
Date: September 15th and 29th, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Where: Gasoline Alley Classroom B
Price: $80 +GST/person. Drop spindle included.
Instructor: Tamara Ell
This two-part course teaches students the technique required for using the drop spindle.The knowledge of hand spinning translate into drafting technique when using a spinning wheel and completion of this level is a pre-requisite for "Spin Me a Yarn" workshops. During the first session of this workshop students receive their own drop spindle and fiber to practice with at home before the second class. Completion of this class is a pre-requisite to "Spin Me a Yarn" Intermediate Spinning.
Please call 403-268-8500 with any questions. Thank you.