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Saturday 08/03/2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Color Control: Fractal Spinning with Heavenly Bresser
Fractal spinning results in a subtle self-striping yarn.
It is one of the many ways to control color and create dynamic yarn from a dyed roving or fiber braid for knitting, crocheting, and weaving. And it is pretty easy!
To start, we'll look at 2 different approaches to fractals--a basic 2-ply as well as a 3-ply. Then, we'll choose one method to spin during the session.
Finally, we'll discuss different applications for fractal yarns.
Note: Must be able to spin a continuous singles yarn and be able to ply a 2-ply yarn.
__Pen or pencil with eraser
__Spinning wheel in working order OR drop spindle
__At least one bobbin for the wheel
__Hand-dyed roving/braid (bring your own or purchase from instructor)
Optional materials fee: $12 for 3-oz braid