1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Instructor: Myranda Gillow

Skill Level: Beginner

Cost: $25, $20 for materials

Learn how to spin using a top whirl drop spindle! In this class, Myranda will introduce the fundamentals of spinning fiber and how to create your own handspun yarn with a drop spindle and some wool. A starter kit is available for purchase the day of the class ($20 day-of paid to the teacher) which includes a drop spindle and wool. If you already have a spindle feel free to bring it!


Materials Supplied

$20 materials fee payable to the instructor on the day of the class for fiber and drop spindle which you get to keep.

Supplies to Bring

Bring your own spindle if you have one!

Class Size

Minimum: , Maximum: 10

About the Instructor: Myranda Gillow

Myranda is the artist behind Hearth and Heather Co., which offers felted sculptures and apparel, house plants, and home d├ęcor to bring a little woodland whimsy to your home. She teaches classes in handspinning with both drop and supported spindles, as well as classes in needle felting. She has a love for all natural fibers and is a self-professed wool nerd, who when not talking about her favorite fleeces can be found hunting for mushrooms and foraging for snacks.