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March 2021

Woodland Women – Spinning with natural fibres

March 28 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tortworth Forest Centre, off Tortworth Road
Wotton Under Edge, GL12 8HH United Kingdom
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This session we will join together around the fire to discover a thread that connects us to our ancestors, so that we can continue to spin it into a sustainable future. We will explore plant and animal fibres, how to prepare them, how to spin and ply them and create beautiful yarn. Learn to use a simple drop spindle to create your own yarn and try out a traditional spinning wheel. We will use ethically sourced single breed sheep fleece…

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