Beginning Wheel Spinning

This multi-week class is especially for beginners, and covers spinning and plying techniques to create yarns for knitting, crochet or weaving.  Fiber will be provided.

Bring your own wheel or borrow a class wheel to take home for the duration of the class!

Masks are required.

Class will be held on three successive Saturdays – May 8, 15 and 22, 2021 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, with a lunch break – feel free to bring your lunch and drinks. Class fee of $165 covers three sessions, and includes all spinning fiber. 

Pre-registration is required. Register online (or email wichitaweavers@gmail.com) to reserve your spot, and bring payment to the first class.  Please note in the comments if you need to borrow a wheel.

Materials to bring:

  • Your spinning wheel (if you have one)
  • Lunch

Instructor will provide:

  • All spinning fiber
  • Wheel if you don’t have one of your own

Instructor Pat Doherty learned to spin in Australia, and will guide you creatively and patiently.  We look forward to seeing you learn this ancient craft that is new again!

The location for all classes is the Fiber Arts Center of Wichita at 751 George Washington Boulevard.