Spindle Spinning for Absolute Beginners

Ref: 3706

Fully Booked

Learn how to spindle spin 2-ply knitting yarn from Shetland fleece. The class assumes no previous knowledge and will be a practical exploration of Shetland wool fibre and the principles and practice of spindle spinning. Just bring your enthusiasm and learn a productive and relaxing craft.

There is an additional charge of £15 for materials, payable to the tutor.  The materials pack contains everything you need to produce 2-ply spindle spun knitting yarn, including a top whorl spindle and washed, combed Shetland fleece.


Tutor: Maureen Bell
Venue: Whiteness & Weisdale Hall
Duration / Dates: Tuesdays for 6 weeks starting 10 May 2022
Times: 7pm - 9pm
Cost: £75.60 / £49.80 c (plus £15 for materials, payable to the tutor)
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Evening classes
  • The Scotish Goverment
  • Shetland Island Council
  • Learn Direct Scotland