Fairbanks Fiber Festival Class

Instructor: Celia Quinn

Dates of the class: Saturday, October 13, 2018

Time of the class: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Location: Pioneer Park - Civic Center - Blue Room

Demonstration and discussion of washing wool in different ways for preparation and spinning. Discuss which wools can possibly be spun raw (in the grease) and which wools must be washed for best results. Quick demo of several preparation methods, including carding, flicking and combing. Demo of how to spin the variously prepared fibers. We will practice several preparation techniques, and try spinning them if time allows.

Maximum number of students: 15

Age range: adults

Cost: $60

Prerequisites: Participants must know how to spin.

Contact: Alice Stickney: aastickney@gmail.com

Pre-registration: This class is pre-registration only. Please register by 2 days before the class begins. Registration will be closed after this time.




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