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Creating Yarn with Drop Spindles

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Create your own homespun yarns using wool and other common fibers. Discuss the origins of yarn and the many fibers used to manufacture and add thickness to it. Explore the mechanics of spinning with drop style spindles and find out what tools are essential for the process. Discover how to draft, or gently pull apart various fibers, practice setting the spindle in motion and create a single ply strand. $20 materials fee

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

TMCC Meadowood Center

Sheree Ashapa 



Please read:  Materials fee includes a drop spindle and 2 ounces of wool.



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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/29/2019 - 6/29/2019 Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Reno, TMCC Meadowood Center  Map Sheree Ashapa