Creating Textiles

December 12, 2020

Visitors will observe how a spinning wheel works, and the methods used to turn wool and cotton into yarn.  There will be discussions and demonstrations on the spinning wheel and the drop spindle, and also demonstrations in the textile techniques used to create fabric and items from the spun yarn such as knitting, weaving, crochet, etc.  All demonstrations and discussions can be held from a safe social distance, and all appropriate protocols will be followed. The event time is 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. For more information, call 318-357-3175.