Spinning Course (from fleece to fabulous yarn)

Spinning Course (from fleece to fabulous yarn)

Duration: 2hours

Price: £40

Run by: Danni
at Cumbrian Wool


The Bothy, Slate Hill Farm
LA11 6RX

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About the Course

This two hour spinning lesson is designed to give you a kick start into fibre processing. We cover the basics from raw fleece right through to finished yarn, you will learn how to distinguish a nice fleece from a bad one, how to wash and dry, carding or combing depending on fleece, spinning plying and setting yarn.

We welcome new spinners, farmers, smallholders regular spinners that may have an issue, we are happy to design the lesson around what you want out of it.
We can take up to four people in a group.

If you are interested you can also meet our small flock of fibre sheep while your here.


If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All fibre and use of tools and wheels are included in the course price, along with refreshments (usually tea and cake 🍰)

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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

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