Ashford Book of Hand Spinning, Jo Reeve

Ashford Book of Hand Spinning, Jo Reeve

$27.00

 

With 116 pages of full colour photos and clear, easy to follow instructions, learning to hand spin beautiful yarn has never been easier.Content includes:
 
•           Spinning and plying on a drop spindle
•           Spinning and plying on a spinning wheel
•           Explanation of single/double drive and bobbin lead
•           Designing hand spun yarns
•           Drafting techniques
•           Carding and fibre preparation
•           Selecting a fleece
•           Wool and exotic fibre types and uses
•           How to spin novelty yarns
•           Knitting with hand spun yarns
•           Knitting and weaving projects from handspun yarn
•           Understanding your wheel
•           Spinning wheel maintenance
•           The history of Ashford