Successful Spinning Techniques Value Pack

Get two DVD workshops and one book full of advice to help you practice your techniques, plus get a two ounce sample of fiber to practice even more!
SKU: T0334

Regular Price: $107.35

Special Price $49.99

Please, log in or register to or .

Free Shipping on US orders over $50

Details
Details
Successful Spinning Techniques Value Pack Spacer 20x20 pixels

Successful Spinning Techniques Value Pack

 

Are you ready to hone your spinning skills? Master teacher Judith MacKenzie has some of the best advice for spinning, from start to finish, and we are offering that to you in this ultimate collection.

 

Learn six drafting techniques that will have you spinning just the yarn you want. Discover a variety of plying techniques to take your handspun yarn beyond singles. Plus, get a variety of tips and techniques for washing, preparing, and finishing yarns. With over 4 hours and 140 pages of advice at one low price, this value pack of information can’t be beat.

     

But it gets better! Practice what you learn with some fiber! Included in this collection is a two-ounce sample of wool Sliver Roving from Imperial Stock Ranch.*

 
Included in this collection:
Spacer 20x20 pixels
Successful Spinning Techniques Value Pack Spacer 10x10 pixels

A Spinner’s Toolbox DVD

 

As a spinner, your most important, versatile tools are your own skilled hands. With those eight fingers and two opposable thumbs, plus a half-dozen simple techniques for manipulating the fiber supply, you can spin a full suite of yarn styles.

 

You’ll begin by seeing the unlikely possibility of spinning the six different yarns styles with a single fiber preparation. You’ll end by witnessing this revered master spinner, in a miracle of energetic ambidexterity, draft two fiber sources simultaneously into a single strong, lofty, funky novelty yarn. And so can you.

Spacer 30x30 pixels
Successful Spinning Techniques Value Pack Spacer 10x10 pixels 

The Gentle Art of Plying DVD

 

Informed and skillful plying can make all the difference between “just another yarn” and “just the yarn you want.” In this engaging video, you’ll learn:

  • How to make your equipment work for you, from yarn storage devices to pulley choices to optimum tensioning
  • Different classes of yarn structure and how they affect the textiles you make from them
  • How to avoid errors—and how to correct them when you need to
  • How plying “errors” evolve into fascinating art yarns
  • How to use your wheel to customize and enhance commercial yarns
  • And several dozen additional intriguing side trips that will spur your creativity and make you a better spinner.
Spacer 30x30 pixels
Successful Spinning Techniques Value Pack Spacer 10x10 pixels

The Intentional Spinner Book + DVD

 

The Intentional Spinner with DVD is a compendium of spinning wisdom, with a fun blend of technical knowledge, history, tips, and gently opinionated narrative. Yarnmaking is approached in three fundamental areas—understanding fibers, managing yarn structure, and practical uses.

 

The Intentional Spinner with DVD includes four projects that demonstrate how handspun can be used in weaving and knitting. The enclosed DVD features detailed information on yarn diameter, plying, novelty yarn structures, and finshing. Blending technical expertise and fascinating lore, The Intentional Spinner with DVD is a must-have reference for ever spinner.

Spacer 30x30 pixels
Successful Spinning Techniques Value Pack Spacer 10x10 pixels

Wool Sliver Roving

 

This unique fiber from Oregon based Imperial Stock Ranch adds texture, warmth, and decorative detail to any project. For hanspinners, this sliver results in a finished yarn with more “character” than yarns spun from combed top. If you enjoy this sample, Imperial Stock Ranch has a wide range of colors to choose from as well as full project kits available for purchase.

 

*Color of fiber will range due to stock. All fiber comes in a beautiful neutral color varying from light to dark.

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU T0334
Product Type Book
Binding Paperback
Reviews
Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please,

Fulfillment Info

Shipping Options
For United States customers:

 

Ground: $4.95 flat rate. Free shipping on orders over $50
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2-8 business days. Includes tracking information.

 

2nd Day Air: $19.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2 business days; no P.O. boxes. 2nd Day shipping includes tracking information.

 

Next Day Air: $49.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 1 business day; no P.O. boxes. Next Day shipping includes tracking information.


For International customers:

  • Shipping Method —All orders are sent via Airmail. Please allow 4-6 weeks for your order to arrive.
  • Tracking information is not available for International orders at this time.


International Air Printed Matter: $6.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is dependent on final destination. For Canada, the estimated shipping time is 2-4 weeks. For other International Countries please allow for an estimated shipping time of 4-6 weeks.


 

Digital Product Download
When you purchase a downloadable item from our store, you have unlimited access to your purchase and can download it as many times and as often as needed. To access and save your download please follow these instructions:

  1. Click on “Sign Up/Sign In” at the top right corner on this website
  2. Sign in with your email and password
  3. Click “Welcome, (your name)!” in the upper right corner
  4. On the left side of the screen click on “My Downloadable Products” *If you have purchased an online course, click "My Courses"
  5. Underneath the Product title will be the download link, click the link to view the PDF or Video
  6. To save your purchases to your computer please do the following:
    *PC Users: Right click on the download link, select “Save Link As” (Firefox, Chrome) or “Save Target As” (Internet Explorer)
    *MAC Users: Hold the Ctrl button while clicking on the download link and select the option “Download Linked File As” (Safari)
  7. Save the download(s) to your “Desktop,” “My documents” or other favorite folder. Click “Save”

If you are having trouble opening your download, we recommend using the latest version of Adobe Reader for eBooks, digital magazine issues and patterns/projects. Get it here for free: https://get.adobe.com/reader

 

For videos, we recommend using VLC Player. Here is the link to access VLC download for free: http://www.videolan.org


 

Digital Courses and Streaming Video

If you have purchased an on-demand courses or video you can access your product immediately by following the directions below. If you have purchased course with a start date you can still access it by following the directions below but may be limited to what you can access until the course starts at the date that was described in the details section of the product you purchased. 

  1. Click on “Sign Up/Sign In” at the top right corner on this website. 
  2. Sign in with your email and password
  3. Click “Welcome, (your name)!” in the upper right corner
  4. On the left side of the screen click on “My Courses”
  5. Click the button to the right of the Product Title labeled "Go To Course”
  6. This will open the course and video platform and place you in the dashboard. 
  7. Under My Courses or My Videos you should see your recent purchase. 
  8. Click the Start Course or Start Video button to the right to access your product.