Beginning Spinning

Next course 30th June 2019

Full Day workshop  by Cath

Yarn spun by absolute beginner
on 1 day beginning spinning course

-A fun informative day, whether you have a rudimentary understanding or have never used a wheel before, this course will give you a sound basis for your spinning journey

This is suitable for total novices or those who have some understanding but wish to progress.

We will look at

  • Wheels – maintenance and set up – an opportunity to try a few different wheels or bring you own and we can ensure it is set up properly.
  • Fibre – structure and preparations,
  • Why some fibre is easier to spin than others
  • Spinning from a variety of preparations
  • Plying

By the end of the day you will have 

  • tried a few spinning wheels
  • tried a number of fibres and preparations
  • spun a skein (or two)  of yarn

Course timing 

  • arrive 9.30 for welcome drink and biscuits
  • course starts 10am, 
  • 12.30 lunch (Bring a packed lunch)
  • course finishes 4pm

Course costs  £75 per day

to Book course complete form or email on beechwoodcraft@gmail.com, call me 07850 716602 or via contact me  page