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With Roy Clemes
Aug 6, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Hand spinning is joyful and relaxing—when you have properly prepared fiber. Learn how to create rolags that draft as smooth as butter on a Blending Board.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
With Esther Rodgers
Aug 6, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Corespinning is a wonderfully versatile technique. It allows you to create an extremely textured, bulky yarn or the ultimate smooth, drapey yarn — and everything in between! It’s perfect for those who love to spin unprocessed fiber, to keep the texture of the fiber or tame it, or to stretch a luxury fiber.
With Heavenly Bresser
Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm & 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Try your hand at the basics of plying handspun singles yarn on your spinning wheel or espinner. Practice chain-plying, and plying from a center-pull ball. Learn about yarn balance and special tools.
Aug 7, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
This class introduces hand spinners and felters to drum carders: what they are, how they work, and how to get the desired results. You will also learn what separates drum carding from other types of fiber preparation.
Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Explore the basic structure of crepe and cabled yarns and then design and spin layered yarns by mixing and matching different ply techniques.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 7 days following the event.