In this class you will learn the basics of how to spin wool on a spinning wheel. You will learn how to spin and ply as well as how to prepare fiber for spinning. I will have three different preparations of wool for you to try. I will demonstrate combing and carding wool.
This is a beginning class. No previous experience is needed. Interested students as young as 10 are welcome.
Class will be held in Building 1 (Classroom Building)
Classroom area # 3
Saturday May 9 from 2pm-5pm
Please arrive at Class Check-In (at the entrance to the Class Building) at least 10 minutes early to receive your Nametag and find your class area.
a Spinning wheel, Lazy Kate, bobbins, kniddy knoddy and a rug for your wheel.
If you wish to rent a spinning wheel for this class, several are available. Please add the rental to your cart before checking out.
The Materials Fee for this class is $15.00 and covers the fibers spun in class.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
In the unfortunate event you need to cancel your registration, please contact the Great Basin Fiber Arts Fair team at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 385.429.3201.
Please note: after March 10, 2020, we will refund 50% of the class fee, and after April 10, 2020, refunds are no longer available.
Transfers will be approved on an individual basis.