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Fancy Yarns

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About the Course

Spinning fancy yarns

Suitable for spinners who know the basics

Day 1

Irregular preparation – blending and marl yarns

Irregular spinning – slubs, singles, core and lock spinning

We will blend a variety of fibres and colours as preparation for our yarns

We will spin slubs (deliberately), lock spin, corespin and prepare more singles for our plying on day 2

By the end of the day you will

Blended some fibres
Spun them in different ways
Spun some irregular yarns

Day 2 Plying

We will use our spinning from day one for plying. We will spiral ply, add binders to lock and corespun singles, make boucle and if time try a few other fun techniques.

by the end of the day you will

have had fun seeing how these yarns come together
plied a selection of fancy yarns

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?

Fibre pack - includes coloured merino, locks, bling,
Refreshments
Fancy yarn handout
Face shield
(please bring a packed lunch)

Contact

Cath Snape at Beechwood Crafts
Beechwood House
Hull Road
Barmby Moor, York
East Riding of Yorkshire
YO42 4HR
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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Intermediate level
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Teenagers

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Price

£180

Duration

2 days (9:30am to 4:00pm)

Next available date

11th February 2021


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