The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Ave.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration

Spin & Create: Handspun Wirecore Jewelry

Friday, October 20, 2017

9:00 - 4:00

Instructor: Emily Wohlscheid

Class Fee: $145.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 12

5 Seats Available

About Seat Availability: The availability shown above does NOT A GUARANTEE that an actual seat is available to be purchased. Each registration will be verified after your purchase and if an over sale of seats occurs you will be notified and the price of the over sold seat will be refunded in it's entirety.

Registration Disabled


Forget setting your yarn, let’s create yarn that can go from wheel to project instantly!

In the morning students will learn how to create flexible yarn using a fine wire core with valuable tips and tricks for success in this often intimidating technique. Plying with wire and added textures will also be covered.

The afternoon will be spent creating wrapped cuff bracelets,  i-cord focals, and miniature spool pendants to wear your yarn love with pride! 

Level of experience: Advanced beginner

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Materials Information

There is a $20 material fee included in the registration fee.
Materials Provided by Instructor: all tools and supplies - 1 oz of blended fiber, 1 oz mix of dyed fleece & locks, lurex and other texture/effect thread/fibers, spool of wire, tension band for wire, and all jewelry components 

Materials Provided by Student: A spinning wheel or espinner in good working order (this technique is not possible with spindles!) Size 6 knitting needles (any type)

Homework: none

Workshop Instructor

Emily has loved fiber, jewelry, and sparkily things since she can remember. After receiving her BFA from Adrian College where she studied more