Spinning fancy yarns
Suitable for spinners who know the basics
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
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
Fibre pack - includes coloured merino, locks, bling,
Fancy yarn handout
(please bring a packed lunch)
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