Shropshire Council

From fleece to fibre

Event details

  • Price: £60
  • Topics: Dyes and wools

This one day course will explain the preparation of raw fleece including sorting, combing and carding. Ann can advise on the choice of sheep breeds to enable successful spinning. Each student will be able to master the art of spindle spinning and will learn the basics of the spinning wheel. Each student will leave the course with a small amount of hand spun yarn.

You may bring your own spinning wheel to use if you have one

Tutor: Ann Lloyd

“Ann was very friendly, definitely worth travelling from Manchester” – 2019 Student

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