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Beginner Spinning
by Rusti Barger

Dates: March 13 & 14 / July 17 & 18 / November 10 & 11
Available for small groups and individuals upon request.

Registration Form

1 - 5 students
2-day workshop - Cost: $170
Non Refundable Registration Fee $40

All materials provided - Includes:
• Fiber for spinning
• Written instructions
• List of continued learning resources
• Follow-up email support
• Bring your own spinning wheel, or one will be provided for you to use in class

Techniques covered:
• Drafting and spinning on a spinning wheel
• Preparing fiber for spinning
• Plying yarn
• Finishing yarn
• Basic spinning wheel maintenance

Take home your own skein of handspun as you spend a couple of days acquiring the peaceful and rewarding art of crafting your own yarn. Spinning is a wonderful way to while away a cozy evening by the fireplace or make good use of those summer days when the heat keeps you from going out. With the ability to create your own handspun, you will never lack for the perfect yarn for that special project again - or the perfect gift for the knitters and crocheters in your life!