This is an hour long spindle spinning taster session for Botanica Yarn Festival to be held on Satuday 7th Novemeber 15.20-16.20 BST
The workshop will be live on zoom and accopanied by a video that you can watch in your own time.
Spinning is one of the most important crafts in human history without it we would not have string or yarn or woven cloth.
By the end of this workshop you will have all the skills you need to make your first yarn.
This workshop will cover the basics of spinning wool with a drop spindle using the park and draft method.
We will look at how twist works and why wool is such an amazing material to spin.
if you would like to spin along with the workshop you will need a spindle, leader thread and some combed top.
Click here to buy the workshops and kit together (UK shipping only) https://www.theslowyarnspinner.co.uk/product-page/botanica-yarn-festival-workshop
Botanica Yarn Festival Workshop (Workshop only)
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