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Learn to spin Textured / Art Yarns

Saturday 3rd August 10 am-4pm £45

  • 6 hours
  • 45 British pounds
  • Mud and Wool Bwlch-llan Lampeter SA48 8QR

Service Description

Learn to make Art /Textured yarn with Bettina Becker . This class is suitable for anyone who has some spinning experience on a spinning wheel or Drop Spindle We will start off by mixing fibres and colours on a blending board, drum carder or hand carders to make a crazy batt. We will spin thick and thin singles, and then explore thread plying, making spiral yarns, as well as coils and knots. We will spin tail end yarns, and try our hand at supercoil yarns. What to bring: - A spinning wheel or a drop spindle - A lazy kate or other equipment for plying - A drum carder, blending board or hand cards -If you have a choice, bring the spinning wheel or flyer with the largest orifice - Fibres from your stash: a selection of merino and other wools, carded and uncarded (but washed), some Wednesleydale or mohair locks, silk fibres, cotton, sparkles, try and bring a range of colours - Some thin commercial yarn for thread plying, ideally on a cone, can be smooth or fancy -Bettina will bring a box of extra fibres and yarns for people to us Information on your tutor Bettina Instagram @dyffrynisaf

Cancellation Policy

.All day courses at Mud and Wool are for 16 and above.• under 18 parental permissions will be needed • The f course fee is to be made at the time of booking• A cancellation made 4 weeks or more prior to the start of the course will be refunded minus an admin fee of £20• A cancellation made with less than 4 weeks before the start of the course is non-refundable .• Mud and Wool reserve the right to cancel the course if our minimum numbers are not reached by 2 weeks before the start of the course or if instructed by Government Legislation or illness. If we cancel the course full payment will be refunded to you. We would advise you to take out insurance against loss of fees through illness or personal accident.It is your responsibility to fill in any allergies, food intolerances , relevant medical conditions on the booking form .Parking at Mud and Wool is at the owner's risk. Any booking made on any course signifies your agreement to abide by these Terms and Conditions.

Contact Details

  • Mud and Wool, Bwlch-llan, Lampeter, UK


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