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10:00 am

Cocoknits Monthly KAL

January 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until December 14, 2019

A Verb for Keeping Warm, 6328 San Pablo Avenue
Oakland, CA 94608 United States
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Instructor: Julie Weisenberger We adore Cocoknits patterns. They are stylish, straightforward, and can be knit in a huge array of yarn. They are perfect for everyone; from the beginning knitter who knows how to knit and purl, to the advanced knitter, who is working towards a wardrobe of elegant, hand-knit clothing. We are in the […]

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‘Rock Day’ at Bodega Pastures

January 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bodega Pastures Bodega, CA 94922 United States + Google Map

Celebrate ‘Rock Day’ with us at Bodega Pastures on Saturday, January 5th 10am-4pm. Traditionally on January 7th, Rock Day (or St Distaff’s Day) was the day in England where spinners began spinning again, after a break from working during Christmas holiday. We’ll recognize our own Rock Day with tours of the newly-born lambs, a spinning circle, spinning […]

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11:00 am

Wool Processing for Spinning and Felting

January 5 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Crockett Fiber Arts Studio, 1322 Pomona St
Crockett, CA 94525
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This class will cover selecting a fleece, fiber preparation for washing, fiber washing, and preparation of washed and dried fiber for spinning using a drum carder, hand cards, and combs.  You’ll also learn how to choose a preparation method for many types of fiber. This class is completely hands-on from start to finish. By the […]

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12:30 pm

Drop Spindle 101

January 5 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
A Verb for Keeping Warm, 6328 San Pablo Avenue
Oakland, CA 94608 United States
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Instructor: Valerie Yep Make your own wool yarn! In this class, you will learn spinning related vocabulary, learn to spin wool on a drop spindle, and gain the skills to spin a "singles" yarn. By the time you are through with class, you will be well on your way to creating your own hand spun yarn! […]

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4:00 pm

Spinning Circle

January 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
A Verb for Keeping Warm, 6328 San Pablo Avenue
Oakland, CA 94608 United States
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Looking for a space to work on spinning more even singles or refine your plying? Want advice for working with a new fiber? Verb is hosting a Spinning Circle for all levels so that you can continue and strengthen your spinning practice. Enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow Bay Area spinners while honing your spinning techniques. […]

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