But the name of this post is learning to spin isn't it? Photo Dude and I are trying very hard to learn new things to make us more self sufficient (like many of you I'm sure). I had told him of a drop spindle I had seen and thought he would be interested. He spends a good portion of his work day twisting wires since he is an electrician. We headed to Ewe to You yarn store in town to check it out. We got a quick demonstration and Photo Dude decided that this is right up his alley. He has a class scheduled for Friday night but you give a boy a new toy and he has to play. We bought a $2 bunch of roving for him to
PS please ignore the mess, this is his desk area and unfortunately it gets neglected more times than not on cleaning day.