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Beginner Drop Spinning and Plying Techniques

Beginner Drop Spinning and Plying Techniques

Regular price $90.00 USD
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Class Time

  • SOLD OUT: Saturday, April 27, 2024, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • OR Sunday, April 28, 2024, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Location: St. Louis Community College - Meramec Campus, 11333 Big Bend Road, Kirkwood, MO 63122. Check in at Registration 15 minutes prior to class starting at PE Building for location.

Instructor: Justin Near

Learn how to spin your own yarn from natural fibers without the hassle and cost of a spinning wheel. In this class, we will learn the basics of drop spindles and wool and how to draft fibers and will spend a significant amount of time practicing how to spin on a drop spindle. We will also cover multiple plying techniques and how to finish your yarn.

All attendees will go home with handspun yarn that they have made and a handmade drop spindle.

    Skill Prerequisite: None.

    Ages: 12+

    Supplies: Included in Class Cost: 

    • Drop Spindle
    • Spinning Fiber

    Additional Supplies Needed: None.

    Homework: None.

    Class Policies

    • By signing up for this class, you have admission to Friday Night Vendor Marketplace Preview.
    • If a class is sold out, click here to be placed on the Wait List.
    • No refunds will be issued after April 1, 2024.
    • For any cancellations prior to April 1, 2024, a $25 administrative fee will be assessed.
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