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  • Cummington Fairgrounds 97 Fairgrounds Road Cummington, MA, 01026 United States (map)

Massachusetts Sheep and Woolcraft Fair

Workshop – 11:00am - 3:00pm (60 minutes for lunch)

More workshop registration information to come ...

Skill Level:  All Levels

Prerequisites:  The only prerequisite is an open mind and a desire to learn.

Class Description:
Remember all of those fabulous tips and advice that more experienced spinners shared with you when you first started spinning?  No?  Have you forgotten some of them due to information overload?  Well, fear not!

I will cover the questions that surface most often for spinners (wheel or spindle) and will offer suggestions on how to overcome problems and issues on a range of spinning topics.  Bring your questions or submit them ahead of time to  I want to be prepared with the necessary tools and supplies!

Materials Fee:   $5; includes handouts.  

Students should bring:
Note taking supplies.  A spinning wheel in good working order or spindles; and tools or fiber that are related to your questions - hand cards, nostepinne, etc. 

Earlier Event: May 21
Otis School
Later Event: June 4
Nutmeg Spinners' Guild Meeting