Tag Archives: Spinning

Demos and Hands-on with Fibre Fanatics

Having fun with sumptuous fibres. Fibre Frolic! Nuevo Norte Alpacas and Dyeing for Colour are the Fibre Fanatics and they’re Read More →

Try Fun Ways to Dye Fabric and Spin

Eileen Hallman has an educational background in engineering. She has been spinning and weaving cotton since the early 1980’s. While Read More →

Learn to Spin and Ply – and Relax!

Fawn LeClair became mesmerized by the spinning wheel 7 years ago. Her mother had a wheel and offered to let Read More →

Creativ Festival Reveals Fall 2015 Class Lineup

Maggie Vanderweit, Fabric Dyeing

The 28th annual Creativ Festival is moving to the North Building of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on new days Read More →

Restoring Spinning Wheels with Reed Needles

Spinning Wheels at Creativ Festival

About Reed Needles… I have always been interested in colonial and pioneer crafts, and experimented with a number of areas Read More →

Spinning Tails & Felted Rocks with Dyeing for Colour & Nuevo Norte Alpaca Farm

Alpaca Fibre at Creativ Festival

An Interactive Gathering Place… Explore the amazing world of hand spun, to dye for fibres like alpaca, fine merino, kid Read More →

The Classic Spinner Spins Fine Magic

Creativ Festival, Spinning Wheel,

Spinning Fibre Magic… Join Galyna Lusy Batewell to see how talented Orenburg spinners perform feats of textile magic by turning Read More →