Novelty yarns


Once you’ve mastered the basics of yarn construction the fun begins to try your hand at novelty yarns! In this workshop you will learn how to spin different types of novelty yarns both in the construction of the singles and the ply.

What you need to know before taking the workshop:

  • how to spin a continuous yarn on a wheel
  • how to ply from 2 bobbins.

You'll leaving know how to spin the following yarns:

    • thick/thin
    • coil
    • core spun
    • knotted yarn
    • spinning non-traditional yarns with fabric
    • chain ply 
    • beaded yarns

    full day

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