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Intro to Wool Spinning Workshop

Saturday, March 10 and 17 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Introduction to Wool Spinning Workshop

To learn to spin sheep fleece into yarn starting with a primitive forked stick. From there we will progress to a homemade drop spindle. There will be discussion of diverse types of fiber and their distinct qualities, how to clean, wash and prepare a raw fleece. Each participant will go home with supplies to practice spinning, to progress, and to enjoy creating home spun yarn, continuing the age-old tradition towards self-sufficiency and enjoyment. All materials and equipment provided.

Cost: $45.00 per person. $40.00 for members. Class size limited to 6 so register early!

For more information or to register, call the Museum at (603) 632-4346 or email the Museum at education@shakermuseum.org.


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Enfield Shaker Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational institution dedicated to interpreting and preserving the complex history of the Enfield Shaker Village and the Missionaries of La Salette.