Unwind Retreat Classes - Art Yarn Spinning

$ 75.00

Want to check out some of the class offerings at the Time 2 Unwind Retreat?  This class listing is for the Art Yarns Spinning class with Heidi Fortsch of Dirty Girl Yarns. 

Dates: Friday, March 22, 2024 from 1:30pm-4:30pm

Location: The Essex Resort & Spa, 70 Essex Way, Essex, VT

Class Description:

Dirty Girl Yarn is about connecting with the sheep, the farmer, the fiber artist, and the environment.

Heidi will walk you through the spinning process and share tips & tricks for making fabulous art yarns. Each participant will be supplied with an 8 ounce bag of wool locks, roving, and other materials to use (additional bags will be for for sale at $25 per bag). She will demonstrate making thick and thin yarns and core spinning.

Recommendations:

  • this class is for people who already know how to spin basic yarn but want to add to their repertoire! 
  • If bringing your own wheel, this class is best for people who already have a jumbo bobbin/ flyer. 

We’ll supply all materials for this class and there is no homework!