With Roy Clemes Jan 8, 4:00-6:00pm CST 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. Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
With Roy Clemes Jan 8, 1:00-3:00pm CST Roy will take you through the entire process from sheep to skein in this demonstration-style class that will both inspire and encourage you to tackle your first hand-spun yarn and project. Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
About Roy Clemes
Roy Clemes grew up in his family’s fiber-art-equipment business, Clemes & Clemes. He and his father, Henry, also regularly consult with and instruct spinners, felters, fiber growers, and professional fiber artists in the use of drum carders and blending boards for fiber prep. Clemes & Clemes has introduced many innovations to the fiber arts community and their equipment is known for being not only thoughtfully engineered but visually pleasing and durable.