Wool Spinning and Fleece Preparation Demonstration

About the event

Tina Enlander, textile artist and craft tutor will show how to take raw fleece on its journey to become a beautiful fibre ready for weaving, knitting or crochet. During this demonstration Tina will show the reality of “spinning straw into gold using a traditional spinning wheel and carding techniques”.

If you’re a textile artist yourself or interested in craft, this demonstration is for you!

Where is it taking place?

Lighthouse Yarns,
12a Edward Road,
BT38 9QB

Do you need to book?

No, booking is not required

About August Craft Month with Craft NI

This event is a part of August Craft Month with Craft NI, Northern Ireland’s celebration of craft. Summer 2022 will mark the 16th annual August Craft Month with makers all across Northern Ireland getting involved.

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Event Details

Maker: Tina Enlander

Starts: Aug 11 at 11:00 am

Ends: Aug 11 at 4:00 pm

Discipline: Textile Making

Location: Antrim

Type: Demonstration

Price: Free