Get ready to start Finishing Up with Kate Larson!

This course will cover:

  • Several wet finishing and drying techniques
  • How to wind yarn into skeins using a niddy-noddy
  • How to measure and tie your yarns
  • How to block and full your yarns

Meet Kate Larson

Kate Larson

Kate Larson keeps an ever-growing flock of Border Leicester sheep and teaches handspinning and knitting in central Indiana and around the country. Kate is the author of The Practical Spinner’s Guide: Wool. She has published articles and designs in Spin-Off, Jane Austen Knits, and Knitting Sweaters from Around the World and manages the Spinner’s Connection blog at SpinningDaily.com. Follow her woolly adventures at KateLarson-Textiles.com.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome!

  • 2

    From Bobbin to Skein

    • Video Lesson

    • Key Points

  • 3

    Washing Yarn

    • Video Lesson

    • Video Lesson

    • Key Points

  • 4

    How to "Full"

    • Video Lesson

    • Key Points

  • 5

    Blocking

    • Video Lesson

  • 6

    Storing & Using Handspun Yarn

    • Video Lesson

    • Key Points