The Happy Skein

Tricot, Filage, Chats - Knitting, Spinning, Cats

15 décembre 2005

I made yarn !!!

Sunday, ME and I had the honor and privilege to spend the day with Elaine who taught us how to spin.  She is a great teacher and a fountain of knowledge!!!  Thanks Elaine!! She covered everything from choosing a fleece, washing it, carding, dying, spinning on the drop spindle and spinning wheel, plying, setting the twist... So here is my first hank of yarn, spun on a spinning wheel.  I loved it!  Of course, it is far from being perfect!  But with practice I should get better.  At least, it was... [Lire la suite]
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