Mastering Intentional Spinning for Exceptional Yarn

About Mastering Intentional Spinning for Exceptional Yarn

Are you ready to take your spinning skills to the next level and create beautiful, high-quality handspun yarn with intention and purpose? Look no further! Join Master Spinner and fiber artist Alanna Wilcox for an online demonstration that will give you the tools and knowledge you need to succeed.

In this demonstration, you will learn how to select the best fiber for your project, based on its intended use, and how to prepare it in the most efficient and effective way. Other things you will learn include:
• How to calculate how much fiber you will need for your projects
• How to control the type of yarn you're spinning to achieve your desired results
• The best finishing methods to use with your handspun yarns
• Techniques to improve your consistentcy throughout a project to achieve a quality yarn

With Alanna's expert instruction and guidance, you will be able to take your spinning skills to the next level and create stunning, one-of-a-kind pieces.

This class is limited to 25 students.

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Age Range

Teens and Adults

Skill Level


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Single 3-hour session on Saturday, July 8, at 2 pm ET | 11 am PT | 18:00 UTC.

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Enrolled students receive 30-day access to the video recording of the class.

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT
Mastering Intentional Spinning for Exceptional Yarn
Alanna Wilcox

How It Works

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Alanna Wilcox

Alanna Wilcox

Alanna Wilcox helps spinners, dyers, and fiber art enthusiasts achieve their creative goals through expert instruction via books and online workshops. She is an artist and an educator who can help you overcome creative challenges, learn new skills and feel empowered to boldly go on your own creative adventures. Visit Alanna’s website at

MAFA - The MidAtlantic Fiber Association

MAFA - The MidAtlantic Fiber Association

The MidAtlantic Fiber Association (MAFA) represents and supports a community of fiber arts guilds in the greater Mid-Atlantic region.

About Lessonface, PBC

Lessonface's mission is to help students achieve their goals while treating teachers equitably. Since 2012, we've hosted more than 30,000 students and 2,000 teachers for live music, language, and arts lessons and classes online.

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