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.
Beginning Spinning on a Wheel with Jill Dahle
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.