This workshop covers the best fiber choices for spinning sock yarn, analyzing yarn qualities that make a good sock yarn, spinning techniques to achieve spinning for socks, and plying techniques for durable socks.
What you need to know before taking the class:
How to spin a continuous yarn on a spinning wheel and how to ply from two bobbins.
You’ll leave knowing how to:
- Select fiber that would be suitable for sock yarn
- Copy commercial sock yarn
- Spin a yarn that has characteristics suitable for socks as an end use
Length of class: