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Beginning Spinning

November 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

$130 - $150
Beginning Spinning Classes
Thursdays, 6-8:30pm – Thursday, Nov. 16th, Nov. 30th and Dec. 7th
At the Volunteer Fire Department in Ester
Learn how to create your own yarn! This series of classes will introduce students to spinning yarn on a spinning wheel. The classes will cover an overview of how the spinning wheel works, preparing fiber for spinning, how to spin a continuous yarn and how to create a balanced 2-ply yarn. Students will be encouraged to practice between classes and will gain the foundation of experience needed to go on to become a versatile spinner. No previous experience is necessary.
Cost: $90 (member) $110 (non-member) for class, plus a $40 materials fee. You can become a member when you register, and receive a discount on all workshops. Simply make a donation of any amount for the year.
 
Students Should Bring: A functional spinning wheel (rentals are available for $60), 3 bobbins (minimum)
 
To Register
Call 451-0691 or email: calypsosusan@gmail.com

Details

Date:
November 16
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$130 - $150
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Organizer

Calypso Farm & Ecology Center
Phone:
907-451-0691
Email:
calypsoinformation@gmail.com
Website:
www.calypsofarm.org

Venue

Ester Volunteer Fire Department
3570 Old Nenana Hwy,
Ester, AK 99709 United States
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