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Spinning – Cheating With Top

There are alot of things that you are thinking about when you are spinning. You are thinking about your hands as they are both drafting and feeding the fiber into the wheel.  You are thinking about how much twist you want … Continue reading

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Spinning – Corriedale and Carding

So this week was a fun spinning week because I not only spent three hours spinning my blue/brown shetland/alpaca roving, I also was able to take a two hour class on fleece from Corriedale sheep. On Saturdays I just pack … Continue reading

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Spinning – Getting A Little Excited

It started like this. A 7.6 oz. ball of naturally dyed Shetland and Alpaca roving I picked up from Handspun by Stefania at Rhinebeck.  The blue is dyed with Indigo and the Brown is dyed using Madder. Listening to my … Continue reading

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