Market Day – Drop Spindle Class

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 23/02/2019
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location
Four Seasons Farmers and Artisans Market

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Our farmers market operates year round.   Every Saturday customer buy from vendors who have grown or produced food items or created art.    Vendors are present from 9 AM to 1 PM and the market is open until 4 PM every Saturday.

 

Drop Spindle Class     10 am to noon

Learn to spin your own yarn by using a drop spindle.

Participants will receive fiber and a spindle.

Drop Spindle Class

Always wanted to learn to spin or have taken a class a while ago and or need a refresher? Then this is the class for you. We will start with the basic and learn to spin singles, then progress to plying by the end of the class. Beginning spinners welcome.

Will Learn:

· Get Familiar with the drop spindle

· Learn to draft fiber

· Practice spinning

· Make a single yarn

· Practice woolen spinning

· Learn to use a niddy noddy, yarn umbrella and a ball winder

· Demonstrate how to chain ply

· Discuss how to set the twist of your yarn

Skill Level: New and intermediate spinners welcome.

Equipment Needed: NA

Advance registration is required.   The fee is $35.

Click HERE to register.

 

 

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