The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Ave.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration


SPINNING FOR A PURPOSE

Thursday, October 17, 2013

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Donna Kay

Class Fee: $175.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 13

13 Seats Available

About Seat Availability: The availability shown above does NOT A GUARANTEE that an actual seat is available to be purchased. Each registration will be verified after your purchase and if an over sale of seats occurs you will be notified and the price of the over sold seat will be refunded in it's entirety.

Registration Disabled

Description

Tired of spinning the same old yarn? In this workshop you will expand your skills as you learn how to adapt your spinning to create the yarns you desire for your projects. Yarn characteristics, wool preparations, various drafting methods and plying will be covered. Class is open to those with basic spinning skills. (Spindlers with some experience are welcome, please bring spindles in different weights.) 

Materials Information

Materials: Spinning wheel in good working condition, 3 bobbins, lazy kate, niddy noddy and paper tags for labeling. Wool will be provided.

Workshop Instructor

For over 25 years Donna Kay has been a professional knitting teacher and designer. She has a passion for traditional knitting and spinning and e...read more