spinner spotlight

Spinner Spotlight :: Dana Mattner

Happy Hallowe'en! While I am busy getting the kids ready to go trick or treating, I hope you enjoy reading another month's installment of Spinner Spotlight! The Handspinner Spotlight is an opportunity for me to share with all of you some of the amazing handspinners out there in our community. It is an opportunity to… Continue reading Spinner Spotlight :: Dana Mattner

knitting · knitting with handspun · spindle spinning · spinning · videopurls · yarn

Episode 43 :: It Took Forever

First, thank you to all of our existing and new Patreon subscribers – we have made our latest milestone! The show will always be longer (20-25 minutes weekly) and begin to air again on iTunes as of this week! For those who have been requesting the show there, please search Wool n’ Spinning in the… Continue reading Episode 43 :: It Took Forever

handspun · process · spinning · yarn

A Combination Drafted Sample.

I’m just popping in to share with you a project that we made at our guild meeting this past week. I was exhausted, as I was incredibly short on sleep after a night shift on the weekend, and didn’t ply the sample at the meeting. Instead, I pulled out my knitting and watched as everyone… Continue reading A Combination Drafted Sample.


Episode 42: A Montage of Projects

Thank you so much for joining me this week! I sincerely appreciate the time you spend with me each week. This week, I chat about several finished spins, some spins on the wheels, a little bit about Russian Support Spindling, a new cast on and a finished sweater. For links to what I talked about,… Continue reading Episode 42: A Montage of Projects

carding wool · Fibre Club

October Reveal – Deep Blue Ice

As part of the work here at Wool n’ Spinning, I have been extremely happy to be able to offer a fibre club. There a couple of spots left at this time so if you’d like to participate in a carded fibre prep each month, please follow this link! I’ll be closing club offerings in… Continue reading October Reveal – Deep Blue Ice

handspun · knitting · knitting with handspun · Patreon · spinning · spinolution · videopurls

Episode 41 :: Spinzilla

Thank you so much for joining me this week! I announce our monthly mug giveaway winner: Congratulations to Angela in the UK! As well, I announce the Pollywog winner this month. A huge congratulations is in order! This milestone was reached as part of the Patreon support to keep this show on the air and… Continue reading Episode 41 :: Spinzilla

spinzilla · yarn

Recap :: Spinzilla 2016

This year pasted in a blur of spinning, encouraging others to “just keep spinning” and more spinning. Spinzilla is a whorl wind week for many handspinners all over the world and Instagram kind of ‘blows up’ during this week of crazy spinning. I had the pleasure of being Team Captain for Team SweetGeorgia this year… Continue reading Recap :: Spinzilla 2016