Basic Drop Spindle Kit

Registration at the Queen’s Market

* Course Minimum of 2 to run Workshop. Snow Dates will be rescheduled.*

In this workshop, you will learn the basic skills to hand-spinning wool on a drop spindle.

The workshop will include:

  1. A locally made wood, Bottom Whorl Spindle and approximately 113.5g or 1/4lb of wool that you will take home.
  2. Wool Basics including bumping and hand carding wool, adding a leader, drafting and plying.
  3. A beverage and snack will be provided.
  4. Bring 2 jars or spinning bobbins, for transferring plys.

Download a Drop Spindle Workshop Booklet – PDF

Drop Spindle Workshop Booklet – English

Drop Spindle Workshop Booklet – French coming soon