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Drop spindle for beginners

Drop spindle spinning
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About the Course

Start out on your spinning journey with the ancient technique of drop spinning. Great for beginners who are keen to learn how to convert fibre into yarn.

In this 2 hour course you will be introduced to the art of drop spinning using a simple top whorl drop spindle and prepared wool fibre you will be walked through the basics of the technique and given lots of time for supported practice. You will be able to take your very own handspun wool away with you.

Drop spindle spinning is an excellent introduction into the world of spinning; you might choose to take your skills further by joining us to learn how to spin on a wheel after your drop spindle course.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

The course fee includes tuition, materials and refreshments.

Tools will be supplied for use during the session. You will have an opportunity to purchase a drop spindle after the session if you would like to take one home.

Contact

Marie Bond at Home Farm Heritage
Home Farm
Woodhouse Lane
Nanpantan, Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3YG
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Suitable for

  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel

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Price:

£20

Duration:

10:00 am to 12:00 pm


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