Spinning Exotic Fiber Blends Video Download
Access more than 140 video courses (including this one) with a Long Thread Media All Access subscription, bringing you up close to experts in spinning, weaving, needleworking, felting, and dyeing. View Spinning Exotic Fiber Blends on our streaming platform.
Design your own unique (and affordable) luxury blends. Do you have small, precious stashes of fibers such as wild silks, fine downs, and unusual cottons? Have you ever wanted to spin a blend or knit a yarn that no one has made before? Are you curious how to stretch a bit of treasured fiber to complete a project? In this video workshop, Sarah Anderson demonstrates the skills you need to card beautiful punis and spin them into unique and beautiful yarns.
In this Spinning Video Download, you’ll learn:
- How to choose fibers to make a splendid blend
- How to use handcards to make an easy-to-spin puni
- How to Salvage wool fleece with a break in the staple
- To master fine spinning with a long draw
- How to ply small amounts of fine yarn
Expand your spinning skills and spin the luxury yarns of your dreams!
About the Host:
Fascinated by all things fiber since childhood, Sarah Anderson is the author of The Spinner’s Book of Yarn Designs. Her video The Building Blocks of Spinning is an Interweave bestseller. Sarah lives, spins, knits, and weaves in the Pacific Northwest with her husband in a small house full of fiber, wheels, and spindles.
If you'd like to purchase the streaming version of this video, visit Spinning Exotic Fiber Blends