Class Description: Learn to card the perfect rolag using hand cards. Learn the twenty-four count of carding/ charging the cards, how to transfer the wool, and the trick of rolling under the hand card. Perfect rolags, like wisps of smoke, perfect for the English Long Draw technique of spinning yarn.
Location: Brooks Memorial Library Meeting Room (back entrance on 2nd floor)
224 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301 - Library hours on Saturdays are from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Registration deadline: 9/1/14 looking for a minimum of 10 participants, maximum of 40 participants - register early to help the planning.
How to register: Send an email with names and numbers in your party, indicate if you are a member or not, and if under 18 please indicate your age as well to email@example.com. Checks can be sent to PO Box 6043, Brattleboro, VT 05302 and should be made out to the River Spinners. Cash will be accepted at the door.
Cost: Free to members of the River Spinners, $30 for non members.
Minimum age: 12
What to bring: spinning experience, a spinning wheel with scotch tension, and hand cards (broken in if possible).
Prompt arrival at 10 required for a successful event.
Brown bag lunch/meeting from 12-12:30