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

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival

OCTOBER 19th and 20th, 2013
Saturday 9AM-5PM Sunday 10AM-5PM


Spinning Soft Singles for Knitting

Friday, October 18, 2013

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Donna Kay

Class Fee: $175.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 0

0 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.

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Description

This workshop is for the spinner who would like to spin low twist singles for knitting. Spinning singles is a fast way to produce a yarn that preserves the color and texture of the preparation (such as layered batts). We will cover choosing and preparing fibers, drafting methods and finishing. Open to all with basic spinning skills. Please bring a wheel in good working condition
Materials: Wheel in good working condition, extra bobbins, niddy noddy and paper tags for labeling samples. Fiber 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