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Spin Fest 16 and 17 April

Spin Fest | Cross & Woods

This weekend we proudly present together with Under Dutch Skies, our latest addition to our collection: the most beautiful fibres to spin and/or felt with! This ‘kick-off event’ is filled with amazing fibres, demo’s and workshops!
Saturday 16 April 12.00-17.00
Sunday 17 April 13.00-16.00

Itinerary

Saturday at Spin Fest
13.00 – Basics Spinning with Alex from Under Dutch Skies , Megan Lehmann and Yoff Kau – you will be able to see how spinning works and try it yourself.
14.00 – Plying – so you have made a yarn and now what?- in this demo you will be able to see different plying techniques, you will be able to ask questions and try it out for yourself
14.30 – Petting Zoo -you can feel all the different types of fibres, and see how they spin into yarn.
15.00 Basic Spinning
15.00 Drop Spindle spinning – Yoff will be showing you how to spin but without a spinning wheel!
15.30 – Blending – this demo will be all about mixing fibres together to prepare then for spinning – there may even be glitter!

Sunday at Spin Fest
13.30 – Petting Zoo – start your day by smelling the sheep! feel all the fibres and discover the different qualities of each fibre
14.00 – Basic Spinning
14.30 – drop spindle spinning
15.00 – Plying – how to make a 2ply yarn or 3ply yarn or chain ply the possibilities are endless!
15.30 – how to blend those lovely fibres together
Throughout the two days you will be able to ask questions, touch and feel all the fibres, try everything out for yourself and get plenty of ideas.
There will be inspiration for things to make using your handspun yarn, where to find patterns and how to work out the thickness of handspun yarn.

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Spin Fest 16 en 17 April

Spin Fest | Cross & Woods

In dit weekend presenteren wij in samenwerking met Under Dutch Skies, onze nieuwste toevoeging aan het assortiment: de mooiste vezels om zelf mee te spinnen of vilten. Een heel kick-off evenement vol met de mooiste spinwol, demo’s en workshops!
Zaterdag 16 april 12.00-17.00 uur
Zondag 17 april 13.00-16.00 uur

Itinerary

Saturday at Spin Fest
13.00 – Basics Spinning with Alex from Under Dutch Skies , Megan Lehmann and Yoff Kau – you will be able to see how spinning works and try it yourself.
14.00 – Plying – so you have made a yarn and now what?- in this demo you will be able to see different plying techniques, you will be able to ask questions and try it out for yourself
14.30 – Petting Zoo -you can feel all the different types of fibres, and see how they spin into yarn.
15.00 Basic Spinning
15.00 Drop Spindle spinning – Yoff will be showing you how to spin but without a spinning wheel!
15.30 – Blending – this demo will be all about mixing fibres together to prepare then for spinning – there may even be glitter!

Sunday at Spin Fest
13.30 – Petting Zoo – start your day by smelling the sheep! feel all the fibres and discover the different qualities of each fibre
14.00 – Basic Spinning
14.30 – drop spindle spinning
15.00 – Plying – how to make a 2ply yarn or 3ply yarn or chain ply the possibilities are endless!
15.30 – how to blend those lovely fibres together
Throughout the two days you will be able to ask questions, touch and feel all the fibres, try everything out for yourself and get plenty of ideas.
There will be inspiration for things to make using your handspun yarn, where to find patterns and how to work out the thickness of handspun yarn.

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