Dru Pettibone
Craftsy Instructor

Bear Creek, NC

For the past 15 years, Drucilla Pettibone has been spinning unique handspun yarns, using fleeces gathered from local farms or from her own small herd of Shetland and Jacob sheep. Drucilla gravitates toward natural fibers with minimal processing, and applies slow cloth principles and aesthetics. She sells her yarns and other works in fiber on her Etsy site, Petit Bones, and collects and restores antique spinning tools. Drucilla teaches spinning ... Read Full Bio »

Drucilla's Craftsy Classes



Create the yarn you dream about with this introduction to spinning on a drop spindle! Seasoned spindler Drucilla Pettibone will walk you through the yarn-making process, from carding natural fibers to creating stunning yarns in a variety of textures — all on a portable drop spindle. In addition to acquiring spindling skills, you'll unwind while practicing this ancient craft as Drucilla demonstrates the zen of spin. Spin more than your creative wheels and enroll in Spindling: From Fluff to Stuff today!

$19.99 $39.99

Drucilla's Projects

Bird's Nest Yarn
Rosmerta Sweater
Pearl Angora handspun yarn
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