How To Spin Yarns ~ Complete Beginner's Workshop Weekend ~ 2 Day Workshops or Retreat
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About the Course
How To Spin Yarn ~ Complete Beginner's Workshops Parts 1 & 2
A wonderful and inspiring weekend at Little Pentre Eco Retreats, learning loads to get you started with spinning yarn and building your confidence with spinning, ready to begin your wonderful yarn spinning journey!
We will be:
*Carding & preparing wool
*Getting to know your way around a spinning wheel
*Exploring different fibers
*Exploring different ways to spin batts
*How to design functional yarns for your projects
*Get started with spinning a single ply yarn
*How to spin a good single ply
*Spinning 2 ply yarns
*Experimenting with textures & threads
*How to set your yarns ready to use in your projects
At the end of the weekend, take your gorgeous yarns home with you and have stacks more fun creating things with them :-)
It is best to bring your own spinning wheel (in good working order) but I have a spare wheel available to use during the class for one of the students if you don't have your own yet.
Includes 300g of lovely fiber to spin, tea/coffee/herbal teas & sweet treats
The B&B rooms get booked up quickly in spring and summer so if you are looking to book a residential place for this workshop weekend do book asap to secure your room!
To treat yourself to this wonderful weekend:
Daytime pass for just the workshops part 1 & 2 special offer ~ £110
Residential pass for both workshops and two nights organic b&b £200.00 each if sharing with a friend
£220.00 for a single room
£240.00 for a double room
£240.00 in the gypsy caravan
***Bring along packed lunches or there are cafes in Montgomery open on the Saturday (about 5 minutes drive) or meals can be booked here at Little Pentre with prior notice.
If you are travelling from further afield we have beautiful organic B&B rooms available in the old farm cottage.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. The voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
10 hours of tuition & creative guidance
300g of gorgeous fiber to spin in a huge range of colours & varieties
Tea/coffee/herbal teas & sweet treats
***You can bring a packed lunch, or pop down to the cafes in Montgomery town if you'd prefer (about 5 mins drive)