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Photo Uploaded: Jan 08 2013 17:36:31 GMT
Taken: 2013:01:08 19:29:44
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I started to teach myself (with a lot of help from internet) to spin. I bought an antique spinning wheel and Igot some woolfleece to start with. today I received a big bag with (dirty) sheepwool to spin
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Jan 08 2013 18:11 GMT
That is the real work, back to the spinning past! I look forward to the results!
Jan 08 2013 20:53 GMT
Jan 10 2013 19:20 GMT
you can clean and dye your wool before spinning, it will be ready to use afther that.
great you picked up the old craft.
I gave my "old" spinning wheel to an older man in our village who keeps busy spinning and weaving. It's been put to good use now :)
Jan 10 2013 20:08 GMT
Kaska: nice of you!
I love old crafts and spinning is relaxing (if all is going like it should )
I will clean first a part of the wool, it is mixed colours from a partilolour sheep. So the dark parts can't get dyed.
Feb 17 2013 02:05 GMT
Great Series on Weaving Machines!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Feb 27 2013 12:51 GMT
gtc126: the spinning is going much better now. Soon I will post a picture of better spun wool.
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