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New England Yarn & Spindle LLC

Our Classes

Drop Spindle Spinning


with Heather Long

Calendar Jan 27, 2019 at 1 pm

In this introduction to using a drop spindle, you will learn the basics of fiber type and creating a single ply yarn using a drop spindle. 

$25. plus materials


Drop spindle and roving (available for purchase at New England Yarn )

Moebius Cowl


with Linda Morris

Calendar Feb 5, 2019 at 10 am

One 2-hour class on February 5th and one one-hour class on February 12th

Skill level: Intermediate If you can knit, purl, increase and decrease you can take this class. Some experience using a circular needle is helpful.

Make a cowl with a moebius twist! You will learn how to do Cat Bordhi's Moebius Cast-on to form a true moebius shape--the pattern uses knits, purls, and a lace pattern. $50 plus materials

Materials: 200 yds of worsted weight yarn (Juniper Moon Farm Moonshine used for sample); size 9 needles; lots of stitch markers plus one unique marker for end of round; tapestry needle


Gauge: Approximately 12 sts/4 inches


Homework: Cast on 20 stitches and knit 15 rows to get gauge

Spindle Spinning 102


with Heather Long

Calendar Feb 10, 2019 at 1 pm

Spinning 102: Fiber Prep and Plying

Learn how to prepare raw fiber for spinning and how to ply using your drop spindle  

$35. includes fiber.

Materials: bring your spindle, other materials provided

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