Gain a better understanding of fiber preparation,
spinning and plying. We will explore the
differences between worsted and woolen spun yarns, show you how to better card and
comb your fibers using wool combs. We will
discuss when to use your wheel’s different whorls
for soft spun or tightly spun yarns, and how to
prepare and spin cotton and silk. Toward the end
of the day we will discuss different plying
techniques. All materials included with tuition.
Class Cancellations & Refunds
8 / 8 taken
Sep 16th, 2017 - Sep 16th, 2017
3 / 8 taken
Feb 3rd, 2018 - Feb 3rd, 2018
0 / 8 taken
May 26th, 2018 - May 26th, 2018
All classes run 9am - 5pm unless otherwise indicated in the description above.
For class dates that are full, please feel free to call us here at the studio and have your name place on the wait list.
This class's instructor
Tom Knisely has made his career from his interest and love of textiles from around the world. Tom has been studying, collecting and teaching others about weaving and spinning for more than four dec…