If you want to know how to use your hand cards to make rolags for spinning woolen yarn, this workshop is for you!
In this workshop I will show you several different carding techniques using flat and curved hand cards as well as pet slicker brushes. Comfort and injury free carding is important so we will also talk about how to hold your hand cards comfortably. I will also show you some special effects you can accomplish with hand cards to blend color, fibers, and create self striping gradient rolags.
Included: 15 Page PDF Workbook to print and follow along; Over 60 minutes of high quality, edited video with clear and easy to follow demonstrations.
You will need: Hand cards (flat or curved) or pet brushes. Fiber appropriate for carding. Internet access to watch the video.
To Purchase Equipment or Supplies:
If you would like to purchase a set of hand cards you can find a great selection at *Paradise Fibers, the *Woolery, or your local fiber arts supplier.
If you would like to purchase wool for carding, you can find a great selection from the *links below: