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ArtWorks Presents: Spinning & Carding Demo w/ Beth James

  • ArtWorks Creative Art Center 132 White Mountain Highway Chocorua, NH, 03817 United States (map)

Instructor Beth James will demonstrate fiber preparation using hand cards to make a "rolag"of fiber blends including dog hair! Participants are invited to bring a washed sample of their beloved dog's under coat hair to incorporate into a small keepsake sample. There will be spindles and hand cards for "test driving.”A rolag (Scottish Gaelic: roileag) is a roll of fibre generally used to spin woolen yarn. It is created by first carding the fibre, using hand cards, and then by gently rolling the fibre off the cards.

Cost: $15.00 pp. Space limited to 6 people. PLEASE PRE-REGISTER: 603-323-8041 •

Earlier Event: February 24
Tamworth Sled & Skijor Race