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

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration

Beginning Spinning I Thursday PM - SOLD OUT

Thursday, October 17, 2013

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Julie Wilson

Class Fee: $90.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 10

10 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


For all those who've always wanted to learn to use a spinning wheel, here's your chance. Come join Julie and enjoy hands on instruction from an experienced spinner and teacher.
Students will become acquainted with parts of a spinning wheel, drafting, spinning fiber onto two different spools, plying the two spools and measuring it onto a niddy noddy. Students will take home their finished skein of yarn.

Materials Information

Materials list: Julie will supply all needed supplies, wool fiber and use of Lendrum Double Treadle spinning wheels. Students only bring patience. Satisfaction guaranteed by Julie. .

Workshop Instructor

Julie Wilson and her family own a farm in Fines Creek, North Carolina. In 1990, two sheep came to the Wilson family. Since then, Jehovah Raah more