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Rare Breed Spinning
Date: Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Subject: Spinning
Instructor: Melissa Weaver Dunning
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Working with raw fleeces as well as prepared roving, we will explore the world of rare breed wool - Navajo-Churro, Romeldale/CVM, Shetland, Tunis, and other breeds as available. Topics include choosing a fleece for a particular project, skirting and grading fleece, sourcing rare wool, traditional and modern methods of preparing wool, different spinning styles, and sampling & swatching for a particular project. Ability to spin and ply a basic yarn is needed.

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Tuition: $564.00
Deposit: A deposit of $150.00 will be due upon checkout to hold your seat in this class.

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OTHER CLASSES BEGINNING SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21
SUBJECT
INSTRUCTOR
CLASS TITLE
DATE
Spinning
Melissa Weaver Dunning
Rare Breed Spinning Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
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Sunflower Illusions Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
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Building Beautiful Marquetry Boxes Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Enameling
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Cooking with Enamel Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Woodturning
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"Folk Art" Ornaments Galore! Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Basketry
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"ArtGourds," Enchanting & Natural Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Blacksmithing
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Welcome to Blacksmithing! Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Music
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Beginning Guitar Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Cooking
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Oktoberfest - Cooking with Beer Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Needlework & Thread Art
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Japanese Temari Balls Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Painting, Writing, Nature Studies
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Jewelry
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Ask.Tom, Master Metalsmith Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Writing
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Tools of the Trade of Professional Fiction Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Printmaking, Paper Art, Drawing
Pam Beagle-Daresta
Intaglio Printmaking on Your Own Handmade Paper Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018
Needlework & Thread Art
Barbara Suess
Japanese Temari Balls Sunday, Oct 21 - Friday, Oct 26, 2018


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Because of registration costs and other services, including faculty contracts, material acquisitions and housing arrangements, the Folk School is required to charge cancellation fees to students who change their itineraries.
  • Once students are accepted into a class, our cancellation policies apply, regardless of the reason for canceling.
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