SPINNING CLASSES

 BEGINNING DROP SPINDLE SPINNING

Learn how to use a top or bottom whorl spindle to transform spinning fiber into yarn.  This beginning level class focuses on how to manage your fiber and spindle to make a continuous thread.  We will cover basic spinning terms, getting started, what to do with your spun yarn, and making 2-ply yarn.   Fiber will be provided in class. Please plan to bring or purchase the Ashford Top Whorl 60 mm spindle ($25.50).  By Caitlin Wilson.

S15 July 1 (Mon.) 6-8 p.m.             1 day        $45.00                     LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

 

INTRODUCTION TO COTTON TAHKLI SPINNING

Learn how to roll a puni from cotton sliver and spin it on a tahkli, a metal supported spindle from India.  We will provide the cotton fiber; you will need to purchase a tahkli ($32) and a spinning bowl (a teacup saucer will work in a pinch).  Spinning experience is required.  You need to be able to spin singles unassisted on a spindle or wheel to take this class.  By Caitlin Wilson.

S18  Aug. 12 (Mon.) 6-8 p.m. 1 day            $48.00                     LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

 

BEGINNING SPINNING

In this beginning class you will learn how a spinning wheel works and how to manage your spinning fiber to make yarn.  The focus of this beginning class is to get you comfortable using a spinning wheel and making your first handspun yarn.  All materials and wheels provided.  By Audrey Lintner.

S11  June 29 (Sat.) 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 1 day            $65.00                      LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

S12 July 13 (Sat.) 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 1 day                $65.00                     LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

 

 Please note:  

         All class enrollments must include payment.

         Students must be 16 years or older to sign up for classes unless they are specifically kidsí classes.

        Unless otherwise noted, cancellations must be made 3 days prior to class starting to receive a refund unless we are threading a loom for you, the last day to cancel will be stated otherwise.

         Yarn Barn will cancel a class 3 days prior to class start if the enrollment is below the minimum number; refunds will be issued.

         Unless noted, materials are not included in the class fee; we have a recommended list of supplies for each class.

         Students will receive a discount off most yarns during the class period.

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