Now is your opportunity to learn how to spin; to turn sheep’s wool into a yarn.
Spinning is all about practice, once you have learned the technique you are on your way to producing that first hat, scarf or jumper.
Spinning On a Wheel – Half Day
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.
Spinning On a Wheel – Follow up class
A follow up class to practice your spinning and learn more about worsted spinning, spinning with tops, fibre blending, plying and finishing your yarn.
Spindle Spinning – Half Day
This is the oldest and simplest method of making a yarn/thread. The class will cover carding, spinning and plying on the spindle.
Linen Spinning –
I learned to spin from Patricia Baines (author of two spinning books) at the start of my spinning journey.
Please get in touch if you are interested in learning to spin flax to produce your own linen yarn.
Spinning class dates for 2018 – Go to News page/ latest page
Gift voucher available for spinning lessons please contact for full details.
Some hand spun yarn from merino fibres.
Interesting in our Spinning and Craft Classes?We have many courses available to give you an opportunity to try something new! Call us on 028 9042 7874 or 077 0844 1853 for more info or to make a booking.