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Spinning Exotic Fibres

February 2 @ 9:00 am - February 3 @ 4:00 pm

- $140 – $180

This class runs from 2 February 2019 until 3 February 2019

Dates:

  • Saturday, February 2, 2019 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Sunday, February 3, 2019 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Instructor: Diane Gonthier

Level: Intermediate (I)

 

Description:  Are you ready to flex your spinning skills and try exotic fibres on your wheel?

Day 1:

Morning: Short « undercoat » type exotic fibres: cashmere, qiviut and camel down
Afternoon:  Llama

Day 2:

Morning: Angora and dog hair (chiengora)
Afternoon:  Alpaca

Prerequisite: Intro to Spinning Part 3 or equivalent

Students should bring: A spinning wheel in good working order, hand cards (recommended), a ribbon (1 metre long by 1 inch wide), apron, paper, pen and lunch.

Materials fee: Approximately $80 includes all materials required for the workshop

Details

Start:
February 2 @ 9:00 am
End:
February 3 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
$140 – $180
Website:
http://www.ovwsg.com/events/event/1910-spinning-exotic-fibres/

Organizer

Ottawa Valley Weavers and Spinners Guild
Email:
workshops@ovwsg.com
Website:
ovwsg.com

Venue

Ottawa Vally Weavers Guild
400 McArthur Ave
Ottawa, ON K1K 1G8 Canada
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Details

Start:
February 2 @ 9:00 am
End:
February 3 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
$140 – $180
Website:
http://www.ovwsg.com/events/event/1910-spinning-exotic-fibres/

Organizer

Ottawa Valley Weavers and Spinners Guild
Email:
workshops@ovwsg.com
Website:
ovwsg.com

Venue

Ottawa Vally Weavers Guild
400 McArthur Ave
Ottawa, ON K1K 1G8 Canada
+ Google Map