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February 2018

Drop Spinning with Amy Reisman

February 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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This program is once a week for four weeks.
Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center, 23 Commerce Park
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States
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Drop Spindle for spinning yarn

Learn to spin wool yarn on a drop spindle The ancient art of spinning wool with a drop spindle is thousands of years old.  The technology required is a wooden dowel ( the shaft ) a disc with a center hole (the whorl) a hook or notch and a length of carded wool. That's it. This relaxing hobby was once the initial manufacturing process for all fabric. Drop spinning predates the spinning wheel by about 9000 years. The first lesson…

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Drop Spinning with Amy Reisman

February 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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This program is once a week for four weeks.
Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center, 23 Commerce Park
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States
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Free
Drop Spindle for spinning yarn

Learn to spin wool yarn on a drop spindle The ancient art of spinning wool with a drop spindle is thousands of years old.  The technology required is a wooden dowel ( the shaft ) a disc with a center hole (the whorl) a hook or notch and a length of carded wool. That's it. This relaxing hobby was once the initial manufacturing process for all fabric. Drop spinning predates the spinning wheel by about 9000 years. The first lesson…

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March 2018

Drop Spinning with Amy Reisman

March 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
This program is once a week for four weeks.
Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center, 23 Commerce Park
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States
+ Google Map
Free
Drop Spindle for spinning yarn

Learn to spin wool yarn on a drop spindle The ancient art of spinning wool with a drop spindle is thousands of years old.  The technology required is a wooden dowel ( the shaft ) a disc with a center hole (the whorl) a hook or notch and a length of carded wool. That's it. This relaxing hobby was once the initial manufacturing process for all fabric. Drop spinning predates the spinning wheel by about 9000 years. The first lesson…

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Drop Spinning with Amy Reisman

March 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
This program is once a week for four weeks.
Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center, 23 Commerce Park
Ellsworth, ME 04605 United States
+ Google Map
Free
Drop Spindle for spinning yarn

Learn to spin wool yarn on a drop spindle The ancient art of spinning wool with a drop spindle is thousands of years old.  The technology required is a wooden dowel ( the shaft ) a disc with a center hole (the whorl) a hook or notch and a length of carded wool. That's it. This relaxing hobby was once the initial manufacturing process for all fabric. Drop spinning predates the spinning wheel by about 9000 years. The first lesson…

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