What is a blog for, if not self-promotion? I am on the schedule at Knitch (only the best yarn store in the world IMHO) and wanted to share the 411.
Spinning Techniques – Plying Methods
-Singles, two-ply, three-ply. Andean, Navajo or chain plying. In this class, we will work on these methods of plying. Skills needed: Ability to spin a fairly even single. Please bring your wheel, 3 extra bobbins and at least 3 ounces of spun singles to work with.
February 21, 2009 – 5-6:30 pm
-Top? Roving? Batts? Silk hankies? We will work with these different preparations and help you understand the best way to spin these for the results YOU want. We will also touch on using handcards, combs and a drumcarder to get these different preparations. Please bring your wheel, at least 3 bobbins and any fibers you have you want help with.
March 14th – 5-6:30 pm
If you’re interested, go on over and sign up. It will be fun!