Category Archives: Spinning

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

While it may appear that the guild is in hibernation until April, it is far from the truth. Our study groups continue to meet through the winter. Lots is happening! Knitting study group meets at Narrowsburg Library Mondays 6 -8pm. … Continue reading

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

WISHING EVERYONE A HAPPY NEW YEAR! Full of Weaving, Spinning and Creative Fiber Joy in 2013

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Processing Flax

Below are some videos about processing flax. Enjoy.

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Fractal Spinning

Interesting tutorial for Fractal Spinning.  It’s one way to control how multiple colors will appear in your finished yarn and finished project.

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Cool Stuff: Backstrap Weaving

Backstrap Weaving is written by Laverne Waddington, an Australian woman who lives in South America & has all kinds of great info posted about backstrap weaving, plus an active blog. The weaving is amazing! This blog has great pictures and will … Continue reading

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Cool Stuff: Knitting Podcasts

Some great knitting podcast suggestions from Bev. The Knitmore Girls Podcast is a mother and daughter team that talk about their knitting projects, tips and tricks and events.  They also have knit-alongs.  (They are also on ravelry and itunes and … Continue reading

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Cool Stuff: Spinning Silk

During the April Weaving Study Group, someone mentioned knitting directly from silk hankies.  The question came up:  How are silk hankies made and what the difference between that and silk caps? Silk Hankies and Caps are called Mawata in Japan, … Continue reading

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