How To Copy A Commercial Yarn


This workshop will have students analyze the properties of a commercial yarn they want to copy, break down the yarn’s characteristics, and then try to copy these qualities in their own yarn.

What you need to know before taking the class:

How to spin a continuous yarn on a wheel and how to ply from 2 bobbins.

You’ll leave knowing how to:

  • Understand what variables went into constructing the commercial yarn
  • Understand how to analyze those variables
  • Recreate a commercial yarn

Length of class:

1/2 day