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April 17th Beginning Spinning


Class Name: Beginning Spinning

Class Date: Wednesday, April 17

Class Hours: 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Instructor: Heidi Ericson

Class Cost: $35.00 per 2 hr session

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Description: Learn the basics of spinning – In your first class you will learn how to draft and spin a two ply yarn. In subsequent classes you will learn other types of plying techniques, fiber choices and what you can do with your handspun yarn.

This is an ongoing class that you may take as many times as you need to feel confident in your skills before moving on to next stages.

Materials: Provided

  • There is a $5.00 dollar materials fee (paid to instructor).
  • A drop spindle kit with spindle and fiber will be available to purchase.
  • You can bring your own spindle and fibers apon approval of instructor.


Skills you should have: None

Skills you will learn: Basic spinning using park and draft, basic two plying, finishing of your yarn.

Homework: none

Class size: Limited to six people

Event Details

Event Details

Date: April 17, 2019

Start time: 05:30 p.m.

End time: 07:30 p.m.

Venue: Yarn Refuge

Directions: 3368 Lakeside Ct, Reno, NV