Spinning & Weaving workshop

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Spinning Class

 

Saturday 27th January 2018,      Time: 1.30 – 4pm Fee: £0 Full

Saturday 10th February 2018       Time 1.30 – 4pm  Fee £.00   One place

Come along and learn to process and spin wool fibre into a yarn. We will discuss fleece and fibre preparation, learn carding and then spin your own unique yarn. This class will give you an introduction to spinning. An ideal way to have a go and to see if you enjoy the craft. All materials included.

 

Spindle Spinning

Time: 10 – 1pm Fee: £

This is the oldest and simplest method  of making a yarn/thread. The class will cover carding, spinning and plying on the spindle.  All materials supplied.

Wool spinning with a spindle

Tapestry Weaving class

Date: 16th and 19th April           Time  1.45pm – 4.45pm   Cost:  £70.00

Learn to warp the loom up then weave a sample panel. You will work through stepped and soft angles, shaping techniques and how to transfer your picture onto the warp. All materials supplied and tea and cake.

Suitable for beginners and improvers. (Improvers my wish to take only one class) Two places left

email simplyspun@ymail.com or 07708441853

Introduction to Weaving

Saturday    2018        Time:       Fee:

Learn about the different types of weaving and fabrics they produce. There will be an opportunity to have a go at them all. Inkle, tapestry ridged heddle and 4 shaft weaving. All materials supplied.

Sample piece by a student

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please either email simplyspun@ymail.com or call 07708441853 to book a place.

This article was written by simplyspun

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