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An Introduction To Spinning

Summary
Make your own yarn using the ancient craft of spinning using drop spindle and spinning wheel.


Description

The workshop includes how to:

- sort a fleece

- card fleece into rolags ready for spinning

- compare different fibres and fleeces

- examine and use a variety of spinning equipment

- spin using both a drop spindle and a spinning wheel

 

This workshop aims to teach you the basics of spinning in the hope that you will gain the basic knowledge and confidence to spin your own yarn at home. This workshop is suitable for beginners. Materials and equipment are provided.


Who to contact

Telephone
0114 272 3970
E-mail
info@arthousesheffield.co.uk
Website
The Art House Sheffield
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/arthousesheffield/
Twitter
https://twitter.com/arthousesheff

Where to go

Name
The Art House Sheffield
Address
8
Backfields
Sheffield
Postcode
S1 4HJ

When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Saturday 23rd February 2019
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning
Days
Saturday
Session Information
10.00am- 3.00pm

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£40 Per session

Last Updated
12/02/2019
Keywords
spinning, art, craft, making, knitting, fleece, create, creative, workshop
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