Artistic Yarn workshop
This workshop will introduce you to spinning an artistic yarn.
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Duration of the class: 2 hours
At the end of this workshop, you will be able to
spin a textured yarn;
incorporate different materials into the yarn;
use different twisting techniques.
● experience spinning on a spinning wheel
● experience spinning with the large bobbins on your spinning wheel
● experience in twisting
Material to be paid to the instructor
To be paid on site: $25 starter kit to be paid to Marie-Pierre. This kit includes a 100gr. braid and yarn for decoration during the twisting
Materials to bring
● spinning wheel
● 2 jumbo bobbins with the pinning device
● lazy kate
● a niddy noddy
● Your fiber (in case you have time to spin all the yarn in the kit and still have time to practice
● comfortable shoes or socks
| Marie-Pierre Chabot
SThe story of my roots, native of Bolivia.
The spinning class will take place at Tisse et File, 571 Boul. St-Jean-Baptiste in Mercier.
The class will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. (Ideally arrive 20 minutes before the beginning of the class for the preparation)
Languages of instruction
Although the language of instruction will be French by default, translation is possible.
Number of participants
A minimum of 5 registrations and a maximum of 8 people are expected for the course to run smoothly.
Photo Credit : Mapi Créations