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.

Instructor:
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.

Fee:
$105 members; $130 nonmembers

Materials Fee:
$15 

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

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