Intro to Yarn Spinning
August 22 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm$50
This 6-hour class taught by Foxfire’s resident weaver, Sharon Grist, will include instruction on different fibers and their characteristics and practical applications of carding, drafting, and spindle and wheel spinning. Students will spin wool and learn several ways to handle fiber to produce varying yarn structures.
Class fee includes instruction, use of studio equipment, raw materials, and handouts. Be sure to pack your own lunch!
Students with their own wheel are welcome to bring it.
Class date subject to change, if not enough participants.