Drop Spindle Basics

Saturday10:30 – 12:00 £23 (+£2.11 fees)Buy now

15:00 – 16:30 £23 (+£2.11 fees)Buy now
Sunday10:30 – 12:00 £23 (+£2.11 fees)Buy now
15:00 – 16:30 £23 (+£2.11 fees)Buy now

– Workshop Overview

Try your hand at drop spindle spinning and make your own yarn. This class will show you how to start spinning using a simple drop spindle. A kit is included in the price so you can keep working on your new skill at home.

– What you need to bring

Just your enthusiasm to learn a new skill, all materials and equipment are supplied.

– What you need to know

No prior knowledge of spinning is needed for this class, it will suit complete beginners.

– What you’ll learn

You will learn some background about spinning and fibre and get going turning prepared fibre into yarn. You will be shown the process; then it will be broken down into steps for you to follow. The class includes time for you to practise with tutor support.

– What you’ll take home

You will take home your first handspun yarn, plus fibre and a drop spindle so you can keep going.