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Monday 02/27/2012, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 02/28/2012, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Be the Boss of Your Yarn with Janel Laidman
Be the boss of your yarn! Learn how to control grist, twist, and plying. Learn to make a fine yarn, a thick yarn, a hard wearing yarn, or a lofty yarn by controlling your wheel and your hands. Learn how ply structure and fiber choices affect your yarn. We'll also briefly discuss fiber prep and how it affects your yarn, and we'll play around with a few designer yarn techniques.
Materials fee: $15
Spinning wheel with all the bits that make it work or spindle (spindlers may not be able to do all exercises), 3 extra bobbins, lazy kate, niddy noddy or ball winder.
Materials fee $15