Spin Like a Peruvian

Spinning in the Andean region of Peru is not a high-tech endeavor, yet these men and women spin and weave the most gorgeous fabrics on simple spindles and back strap looms. Learn how Peruvians prepare fiber with their fingers only, and spin those fibers on simple low whorl spindles. By the end of class, you will have the skills needed to practice at home. Alpaca fiber and spindles will be provided and will be yours to keep.


Sue Gazell