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Intro to Drop Spindle
Intro to Drop Spindle

Sat, 27 Apr


Thread Republic

Intro to Drop Spindle

Learn how to turn fibre into yarn using a traditional drop spindle.

Time & Location

27 Apr 2024, 13:00 – 15:30

Thread Republic, The Piazza Centre, Unit 42-44 Princess Alexandra Walk, Huddersfield HD1 2RS, UK

About the event

Learn how to turn fibre into yarn using a traditional drop spindle. The class will cover how to prepare your wool, start off your spinning, and create a single ply yarn for use in knitting or weaving.

Led by: Kim Pemberton

Skill Level: Complete Beginner

We'll provide: Wool, leader yarns, drop spindles provided

Healthy & Safety: during the workshop everyone  will have their own materials and tools. Sanitiser and disinfectant will  be available. If you feel unwell, please let us know and stay home. The  space has level access. However, the toilet is upstairs.

Course Conditions: the workshop needs minimum  numbers to run. In the unlikely event it doesn't meet this, the workshop will be cancelled and you will receieve a refund. Please don’t arrive more than 10 minutes before the workshop starts, unless previously  discussed.

Refund Policy: your booking is secured by payment.  If you choose to cancel, will will offer a refund up to 7 days before  the event. However, after that no refund can be given.


  • General Admission

    +£0.75 service fee



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