Saturday PM: So You Want to Long Draw? with Michael Kelson


Instructor: Michael Kelson

There are several drafting techniques that will make a wonderful, woolen yarn. This class will examine woolen fiber preparations and will discuss woolen and semi-woolen drafting techniques for successfully spinning woolen singles. We will also discuss and demonstrate techniques for plying and finishing woolen spun singles to get a structurally sound yarn for knitting or weaving.

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Experience: Intermediate or adventurous beginners. Students should have a good relationship with their wheel and be able to spin a continuous single.


  • Class Price includes $15 materials fee
  • Students should bring their spinning wheel in good working condition with all of its parts, extra bobbins, a lazy kate.

Cancelled class registrations are eligible for a refund (minus a $20.00 cancellation fee per class) until September 30th, 2017. After September 30th,there are no refunds for class cancellations unless your seat can be filled from a waiting list ($20.00 cancellation fee still applies). To request a refund or transfer of class registration please contact us. Materials fees are fully refundable.