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Cherry Run Fiber Arts Studio

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Learn the ancient and honorable art

Beginner's Hand Spinning Techniques

Price: $95.00

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  • Three hour session
  • Equipment and Supplies included

Product Description

Students will learn the basics of making yarn from fiber using a drop spindle. Drop spindles have been used since ancient times to make sturdy fiber and they are a great tool to learn hand spinning without incurring the cost of a spinning wheel. Master the fundamental mechanics of twist and draft to create your first yarns and become a proficient hand spinner. If time permits, a brief turn with a spinning wheel may be possible. Wheel spinning is taught in another class.