This course will cover:
- Using a drum carder, blending board, and hackle
- Choosing and placing colors for ombre, gradient, and fractal yarns
- Making batts, rolags, roving, and top
- Plying yarns three ways for sharp color transitions, diffused patterns of color, and gentle color transitions
The Spinning Teacher with Maggie Casey
Watch expert spinner and teacher Maggie Casey demonstrate the basics of spinning on a drop spindle. Whether you are brand new to spinning, or an experienced spinner looking to teach others, this video will instruct, entertain, and inspire.
From Wool to Waulking with Norman Kennedy
Following his passion for weaving and spinning, Norman Kennedy has traveled around the world, watching traditional artisans create textiles as they had for generations. Norman has preserved skills that were on the verge of disappearing.