Join us in our historical shop on the 4th Friday of every month to learn the basics of hand-spinning yarn with Karen Goodson! This class is on the fourth Friday of the month. By signing up below, you are signing up for a specific date.
Where: At our shop located at 225 West Indiana Avenue, Spokane WA, 99205
Who: Anyone who is ready to learn how to hand spin yarn!
When: Fourth Friday from 3 pm - 5 pm
How long: The class will be 2 hours with one 10 minute break.
How many: There are only 6 spots available each month so make sure you sign up in time to prevent having to wait for another month.
About the Instructor: Karen has been heavily involved in the yarn industry for over 40 years. Her family-run fiber mill in Post Falls Idaho, Fibers First Inc., has been processing fiber and spinning yarn for 8+ years. Karen is an experienced knitter, spinner, crocheter, quilter, scrapbooker, basket weaver, papermaker, seamstress, and bead worker. She is a craft lover and loves to share her knowledge with others! She's also a certified handspun yarn judge through the NwRSA, Northwest Regional Spinners Association as district director in the Eastern Washington, Idaho, and Montana area. Karen is a valuable member of our community and a phenomenal teacher of the fiber arts.
What will you learn: Karen will teach you the basics of drafting, twist, and constructing your own yarn.
Supplies: Visit our shop beforehand or on the day of the class to purchase the supplies needed for the class. We will have recommendations for you when you arrive. Plus, you will save 10% on your order! Karen will be instructing the class using Corriedale Wool that we will have available for purchase. We have select floor model wheels available to learn on as well as hand spindles. If you own a spinning wheel feel free to bring your wheel to class to learn on.
Special perk: If you refer a friend for the following month's class you will receive $5.00 in Paradise Points!
We look forward to spinning with you and teaching you the basics of this timeless craft!
Cancellations and Refunds: Please give a 24-hour notice if you wish to cancel or reschedule your class. All cancellations or rescheduling made within 24 hours of class time will not be approved for a refund.