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Workshops

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Spindle Spinning Workshops 

Join small group of like minded people for our 2 hour taster workshops in the heart of Norwich or online. 

Explore the basics of spinning your own yarn on a drop spindle.

Be guided though

 - How to hold fibre and spindle

- How twisting fibre works to create yarn

- What makes wool such a good fibre to spin 

- Connect with others and with the textile heritage of  Norwich. 

No experience necessary and all materials provided. If you would like to purchase a spindle or fibre kit to take home these will be available on the day.

Next dates:

Saturday 24th Feb 3-5pm,  The Sound Yard Magdalene Street Norwich.

Thursday 14th March 2024, 6:30- 8:30- online book before 7th March to allow time for your kit to be posted to you 

The Forum, Norwich as part of Makers festival Wednesday 17th April 10:30-12:30 

Workshops

Rolags Spindle Spinning Workshops 

Following on from the Beginners workshop this 2 hour session will explore the world of rolags. 

 - How to make them using wool and blended materials 

- Why you might want to make them 

- How to spin fluffy yarns successfully from rolags 

No experience necessary though this is designed to follow on from the beginners workshop, all materials provided. If you would like to purchase a spindle or fibre kit to take home these will be available on the day.

Next dates:

Sunday 25th  Feb 3-5pm,  The Sound Yard Magdalene Street Norwich.

Thursday 14th March 2024, 6:30- 8:30- online book before 7th March to allow time for your kit to be posted to you 

The Forum, Norwich as part of Makers festival Wednesday 17th April 10:30-12:30 

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Reviews 

I've thoroughly enjoyed everything about this course: the pace of weekly lessons being released was great, with just enough to tackle and learn so it wasn't too overwhelming. It's amazing to look back and see how far I've come! I can spin with confidence now!

- A. 

Secrets of Spindle Spinning Course 2020

"I'm really really enjoying the Spinning course! The videos and materials are really good and pitched at the right level."

-S.

Secrets of Spindle Spinning Course 2020

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