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Spinning for Softness and Speed

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Paula Simmons is an expert in the weaving world. The one-hand method will guarantee a soft yarn, increase speed, and conquer overtwist. She considers this method a basic one that all weavers should learn.
Paperback, 91 pages
Published July 1st 1982 by Madrona Pub
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Excellent for beginning spinners at the wheel. Explains drawing and spinning with short, medium, and long fibers, the types of draw,how to prepare fiber and so on.
This is a great book with lots of information but I just can't get the method down!
This book was one of my first spinning books and is one of my all time faves!
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A respected authority on sheep raising, Paula Simmons has written many articles and books, including Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep (with Carol Ekarius) and Your Sheep (with Darrell L. Salsbury). Simmons also lectures and conducts workshops across North America on raising sheep and spinning wool for a living. Simmons and her husband have been raising and shearing sheep, and spinning and weaving w ...more
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