Sunday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Kirk Adams
Skill Level: Beginner
Cost: $35, $5 for materials
Students will learn the basics of spinning on a drop spindle including drafting, spinning and plying. There will be plenty of time for practice and hands-on instruction with a wide variety of drop spindles available to try. Students may elect to bring their own fiber or purchase from the instructor.
Materials SuppliedMaterials fee payable to the instructor on the day of the class. $0 if you bring your own fiber; $5 to purchase fiber from the instructor; $30 for fiber from the instructor and a drop spindle after trying them all out.
Supplies to BringYou are welcome to bring your own drop spindle.
Class SizeMinimum: 2, Maximum: 6
About the Instructor: Kirk Adams
Kirk has been involved with spinning and fiber arts for over 10 years. He has taught classes and given demonstrations at many venues throughout Western New York. His family raises Shetland Sheep, and his experience with fiber preparation and production includes every step in the sheep-to-shawl process.