Kinder Yarn



Spinning Workshop


handspun items

Handspun items




Make your own yarn using the ancient craft of spinning.


Spinning sheep fleece and other fibres to create colourful and textured yarns which are unique, is very fulfilling. It can then be used in a knitting, crochet or craft project.


Spinning is a rhythmic and meditative process which can be a calming experience.



Spinning Workshop - 3 hours


In this workshop you will learn the basics of spinning so that you will be able to go home with the knowledge and confidence to spin your own yarn.


You will be taught and encouraged to;

  • spin using both a drop spindle and a spinning wheel
  • how to sort a fleece
  • card fleece into rolags ready for spinning
  • compare different fibres and fleeces
  • examine and use a variety of spinning equipment

This course is suitable for beginners.

Materials, equipment and light refreshments are provided.

Maximum group size - 8



Link to Workshop at Manchester School of Art


For dates and to book a workshop go to workshops page


contact Dee -

07837 578382