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Hurricane Irma Spinning, 2017

November 3, 2017

Prepping for Irma, trying not to worry too much during Irma, and dealing with the aftermath of Irma basically took 2 weeks. We were lucky not to lose any big trees (need to take a couple of the big pines down, as one is definitely leaning more), and only lost power for a day. Long […]

Basic Handspindle Information, UCF demo Oct 23, 2013

October 22, 2013

  Spinning yarn is all about twist, drafting fibers, and winding your yarn off the spindle so you can do something with it (some people just display their yarn). There are many types of spinning wheels, some specialized, some more all purpose; some are suitable for historical demonstrations and some are very modern in appearance; […]