Drop Spindle Basics – Simone Van Iderstine

Skill Level
Attendees to Bring
Capacity: 18

Drop Spindle Basics – Simone Van Iderstine

Learn the basics of spinning on a drop spindle in this three hour primer. We will be covering a few of the different types of spindles commonly available, benefits of spinning on a drop spindle, different fibre preparations, and basic spinning techniques. Each participant will be constructing their own drop spindle and will have the opportunity to experiments with a few different fibres and fibre preparations. 

Attendees to Bring:

Please bring approximately 100 grams / 4oz spinning fibre. Fibre can be combed top or roving. All other materials will be provided.

Tickets are non-refundable except in limited circumstances as described in the Purchase Policy.


Oct 04


2:30 pm - 5:30 pm




Level 2 - Oak Room