Learn to Spin: With Anne Field

Learn to Spin: With Anne Field

By: Anne Field (author)Paperback

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Description

She explains the spinning process and techniques, including preparation of fleeces, worsted and woollen spinning methods, plying, adjusting tension, treadling, skeining, drafting and blending as well as helpful advice about spinning wheels and how they work. A wide range of fibres suitable for spinning are featured - wool, alpaca, silk, mohair, cotton, angora, synthetic and blended fibres - with details on the characteristics of each fibre and best spinning methods to use. Also included are many great projects with full instructions on to use the newly spun yarn. Fully illustrated with full-colour photographs throughout.

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About Author

Anne Field has been spinning and weaving since 1962, and for the last 25 years has been teaching regularly in New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe and the United States. Her work has been entered in many exhibitions, both in New Zealand and overseas.

Product Details

  • publication date: 19/10/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781844487660
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9781844487660
  • ISBN10: 1844487660

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  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
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