Introduction to Spinning

Introduction to Spinning

Register for April 29, 2018 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

In this class for beginning spinners, we will explore different techniques used to transform wool into yarn. Try your hand at carding wool and spinning with a drop spindle, treadle wheel, and wool wheel. You will also learn about other tools used to process yarn.

Linda Oakley has interpreted at Old Sturbridge Village for over 30 years.  She specializes in household crafts and foodways.  Join her for an in-depth look at the history, the skills and tools necessary, and the materials used then and now.

$105 members; $130 nonmembers

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All class registrations will close 1 week prior to the event.

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