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Finished Skein of North Ronaldsey

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finished North Ronaldsey Skein

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Spindling: From Fluff to Stuff taught by Drucilla Pettibone

Unwind while practicing the ancient craft of spindling. Drucilla Pettibone introduces you to easy and inexpensive spinning methods.

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Category Spinning
Style Traditional
Maureen Ann on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? North Ronaldsey fiber mixed with some orange & green wool ..

Maureen Ann on craftsy.com

Beautiful job!! I love the rustic texture of the North Ronaldsey! Was it pleasant to work with? I also think the colours and especially the orange looks so festive!!

10/24/2012 Flag

Thank you, Dru, for your encouragement ! I really liked working with the North Ronaldsay. It's rustic, as you said, but also soft, but strong . . In the lighter shades of grey that are on some of this breed there is guard hair and the fiber is not as soft as the dark brown. I"ll send you some --I'd be delighted to ! I'm so grateful for this course ! I love the long draw spinning . Thank you again !

10/24/2012 Flag

Wonderful spinning..... I am still trying to get the hang of it.... but I have not given up ....just on a learning curve at this time Judy in Phx, AZ

10/25/2012 Flag