Inspired to Spin

A new, beautiful, comprehensive book on spinning yarn I have been working with my spinning mentor, Alison Daykin over the last three years writing, photographing and testing every technique. Jane Deane and Amanda Hannaford have kindly reviewed it and added their insights and expertise to ensure all the technical aspects are accurate and up to date. This is the book I wished was available when I… Continue reading Inspired to Spin

What sort of spinner are you?

At a spinning meeting today  a friend commented that people thought her strange as she finishes each project before starting the next. Many of us where impressed.  I am certainly a possessor of  a number of PhDs*. This reminded me of a discussion I saw about process or production knitters. I think it is more complicated… Continue reading What sort of spinner are you?