270-941-0400
5165 Old Mill Road. (S.R.1638)
Brandenburg, Kentucky 40108
"The Art of A Good Time"

FIBER ART EXPERIENCE WEEKEND

​Beginning Spinning Wheel

Anne Bird, Instructor

Saturday, October 27, 2018
11 am - 1 pm

In this class, the student will learn the basics of a spinning wheel, how to draft for short forward draw, and be introduced to varieties of fiber preparation.  A spinning wheel will be available for use, however if you have your own wheel, it is strongly encouraged your wheel be inspected by the instructor prior to class to maximize class time, as all wheels are not suited for beginners.
Class fee $30  
Class material fee:  $10 paid to the instructor the day of class.
Includes roving and use of spinning wheel.

Instructor Biography
Anne Bird

Anne Bird’s love is fiber arts. As a child her Grandmother introduced her to her passion of yarns and fabrics and her Mother encouraged her to create her own designs. Anne earned a Master in the Art of Teaching in Creative Arts from the University of Louisville, having been teaching all ages from kindergarten thru high school, plus on the college level since 1975. She is a retired teacher from Clarksville Community School Corporation teaching all areas of high school art.

Anne is an exhibiting member of the Kentucky Guide of Artists and Craftsman [past president], a member of Handweavers Guild of America, LAFTA, and TNNA, and can be found the first weekend of October exhibiting at St.James Court Art Show. In 1982, Anne opened Designs in Textiles teaching textile classes, carrying supplies and equipment.