Tag Archives: yarn

Sprang Loom

Sprang has been on my mind lately. I have just taught two classes and have a third coming up soon. I decided that I need a larger loom. My new Sprang Loom is made from 10 feet of flexible pvc, 3 feet of rigid pvc, T joints and hose clamps. The warped area is 21…

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Spinzilla 2015

Last week was Spinzilla 2015. From www.spinzilla.org: Spinzilla is a global event where teams and individuals compete in a friendly challenge to see who can spin the most yarn in a week.  Spinner registration fees are donated to the Needle Arts Mentoring Program. I spun 2680 yards of yarn during the week (about a mile…

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Handspun Yarn for demo at War Practice

Here is some of the yarn that I finished spinning and plying for my upcoming kick spindle spinning wheel demonstration at War Practice – 12-4 in The Great Hall. The light brown on the left is Shetland Wool, the dark brown is alpaca which was given to me by my friend to experiment with, the…

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