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Friday, October 20 • 9:00am - 4:00pm
Spin & Create: Handspun Wirecore Jewelry LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

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

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

Email Emily at bricolagestudios@gmail.com

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Emily Wohlscheid

Owner/Artist, Bricolage Studios
Emily Wohlscheid has loved fiber, jewelry, and sparkily things since she can remember. After receiving her BFA from Adrian College where she studied metalsmithing and textile techniques, she learned to spin as a way to get back in the classroom. She now creates hand crafted jewelry... Read More →

Friday October 20, 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm EDT
Bld D
  Workshops, Spinning