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Drop Spindle Workshop

When:
December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
2019-12-14T10:00:00-05:00
2019-12-14T13:00:00-05:00
Cost:
Members - $17 / Non-Members - $20

Do you knit, crochet, or weave?  Have you thought about making your own yarn?  Most people believe that you need a spinning wheel to make yarn.  The truth is that people were making yarn for 20,000 years before spinning wheels were invented, using a simple tool called a hand spindle.  Spindles are inexpensive, portable, and a great way to make your own yarn.   Students will learn the basics of spinning, while I “spin some yarns” about the history of this ancient art and be able to take home some wool and a spindle. Bring a lunch or snack with you!

 

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, December 11th at Noon.

Must be 16 years or older to participate.


Tallahassee Museum

Tallahassee Museum 3945 Museum Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32310
Phone: (850) 575-8684 Info line: (850) 576-1636

MUSEUM HOURS

9 am – 5 pm: Monday-Saturday
11 am – 5 pm: Sunday

Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day and New Year’s Day