Spinning Wool

  • Sunday, 24 November, 2019 - 11:00 to Sunday, 24 November, 2019 - 14:00
  • Lawrence Weston Community Farm, Bristol, BS11 0NJ
  • Lawrence Weston
  • Helen Gray
  • office@lwfarm.org.uk
  • 07719381128
  • https://tinyurl.com/y2skts8z
  • This workshop is suitable for beginners and improvers. The session includes a basic vegetarian lunch and hot drinks.
    Adults.

Description:

Learn the basic techniques of carding, making a rolag, drawing out the thread and spinning the yarn. You will have a go at spinning on a portable drop spindle and using a wheel. You will learn about strengthening the thread by plying; different types of wool; and have a chance to look at the sheep on the farm. Various different wheels will be available for you to try. Bring along your own wheel if you have one.

To book tickets https://tinyurl.com/y2skts8z

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