Rigid Heddle Loom: with Jane. Are you ready to learn the basics? Just enough to get you started and get the creative juices flowing. This class will give you loads of tips from planning a project, picking yarns, and warping to finishing your piece.
Bring your own working rigid heddle loom with all the accessories, or use ours in the shop. Tape measure, yarn needle, a skein of wool appropriately sized for your reed.
Pre-registration required, there is space for only 3 students. Fee $40
January 15 Wednesday 10:00 to 1:00
Learn the basics of spinning on a wheel. Learn to prepare fiber, spin it into yarn and ply it for knit, crochet and weaving projects. Practice and build your skills while experimenting with different wheels or bring your working wheel to get comfortable with its rhythms. Fee $40
January 11 Saturday 10:00 to 12:00
Note: All Spinning Classes have limited space so pre-registration is required
Drop Spindle Workshop
Learn to spin with the drop spindle, an ancient tool that is still in use today to spin fiber into yarn; the small size makes the drop spindle perfect for a portable project. The class fee includes a drop spindle and wool. Fee $40