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Handspinners Handbook

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Another classic from Bette Hochberg. Learn how to adjust your spinning wheel, tie a drive band, draft your fiber, skein and ply it. Chapters on sheep breeds, selecting fleece, sorting and storing fleece, washing, carding as well as evaluating your spinning wheel.
Paperback, 68 pages
Published December 1st 1980 by B & B Hochberg (first published 1978)
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Bette Hochberg, now retired from teaching, has long been recognized as one of the people who helped bring spinning into popularity in the 1970s and 1980s. She was one of the most popular and knowledgeable spinning teachers in the USA, and her lectures and classes were a feature at several Convergence gatherings. She wrote for SpinOff magazine and has traveled widely.

Her self-published books are
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