25 Feb 10:00 AM
Until 25 Feb, 02:00 PM 4h

Spinning Workshop - I can Spin a single and Make a 2 ply, what comes next? Day 2 Workshop (Code: SSD2-24.2)

place QWSG Studio 744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC, Canada expand_more

Date and Time: Sunday, February 25, 2024 10:30 am - 2:00 pm (half hour break for lunch)

Day 2 Workshop – Technical aspects of Spinning. Spend the morning with Linda and accept the challenge to spin the yarn that you want! Whorls, diameter and twist per inch will be explored. The afternoon will take us to blends, marling and some “fancy” yarns. Participants must bring to the Workshop a spinning wheel with more than one speed (whorl). This is the second day of two individual day Workshops that are being offered at the guild. Day 2 Workshop is for spinners with some experience who want to fine tune and/or expand their spinning skills. You can choose to sign up for one or both of these Workshops. You do not have to complete Day 1 to register for Day 2.

Instructor: Linda Raven is an accomplished instructor and spinner.  Her extensive experience as a spinner, weaver and knitter has provided her with hands-on knowledge of what makes a good yarn for use in spinning, weaving and knitting. Linda’s accomplished weaving can be found for sale at the Salish Sea Shop, Bowser.

Prerequisite: Must have some experience and know how to spin a single and make a 2 ply. Participants must bring to the Workshop a foot powered wheel with more than one speed (whorl).

Cost: QWSG Members: $60.00. Non-members $80.00 (for membership information please refer to Guild Membership below)

Material Fee: $15 Maximum 6 participants

Guild Membership: If you would like to join our guild, use Membership Signup to join then you can sign up for any Workshop at the member's rate once your membership payment has been received by our treasurer. Annual Membership is $60.00.

For more information contact workshops@qwsg.ca

Starting from $60.00
$60.00 - $80.00
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