June 11 from 12:30 - 4:30 PM
& June 25 from 12:30 - 2:30PM
Learn to use a spinning wheel! This two-part class is suitable for beginners, we’ll teach you parts of the spinning wheel, basic maintenance, how to choose wool (or other fibre) to make a simple yarn and then ply it.
Bring your own (functional) wheel or rent one of ours for classes and the week between classes.
This Intro to Spinning class is for folks who’d like to learn to spin; it teaches the basics of how to use a spinning wheel to make your own yarn. It would not be considered suitable for an intermediate spinner looking to hone specific technical skills.
Skill level: Beginner
Class fee: $130 which includes a kit with all supplies needed
Wheel rental fee is $105 payable directly to the instructor. This also allows you to take the wheel home between classes to practice on.
Please let us know when you register if you will need a wheel for this class.
Supplies needed: All supplies are included in the cost of the class