Fiber Preparation & Blending
for Spinning or Felting
with Betsy Alspach
Saturday, August 22, 10am - Noon
Spend a Saturday morning immersed in color and texture Choose your own unique blend of fibers in a wide variety of colors, textures. You will learn to make batts, roving and rolags on both the drum carder and blending board.
- Get acquainted with the Drum Carder to clean and align fibers in preparation for woolen spun yarn, or or for felting.
- We will also be playing with the Blending Board to create your own "flavors" of luscious roving, and colorful bats
$45.00 includes materials
Take home 6 oz of prepared fiber
ready to turn into beautiful yarn or fantastic felted treasures
Limited to 4 students, please wear facemasks,
we will be socially distanced, outdoors for your safety.