Spinning is the ancient art of turn wool from a sheep into thread which in turn can be used for knitting, weaving, string or a myriad of other uses. In this workshop, Ruth will be teaching the basics of how you can start spinning at home with some very simple equipment!
Ruth (The Slow Yarn Spinner) has been yarn obsessed for over a decade and spinning for most of that time, she even used her Cultural Heritage degree dissertation as an excuse to write about spinning. She now works to pass on the craft to new people with online courses launching soon. Passionate about sustainability in spinning and creating yarns that are traceable from farm to fabric.