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There is nothing more soothing or peaceful as spinning! Come twist the day away spinning fibers as light as clouds, creating novelty yarns, or learning other new spinning techniques from our highly qualified staff.

 
 

DROP SPINDLE SPINNING
1 Session $40
Thursday, September 8. 7-9:30pm
Maggie Casey, instructor
The "dreaded drop spindle" need not be feared at all. All it takes is a little practice and a sense of humor. Come use our spindles or bring your own. We‘ll twist the night away. ALL LEVELS WELCOME. USE OF SPINDLES AND FIBERS PROVIDED.

START SPINNING
6 Sessions $170
Begins Thursday, September 15, 7-9:30pm
Dye day-Saturday. October 15, 10-3pm
Maggie Casey, instructor
Spider Woman taught the Navajo women to spin with a spindle made of lightning and turquoise. While we can't provide that kind of equipment. we can continue the tradition. Wool. greasy. clean and commercially processed is our fiber. The last class is an all day natural dye workshop. Women who are pregnant should take the dye class at a later
time when they are not pregnant. ALI. EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED. PLEASE WEAR OLD CLOTHES.

SPINNING 2
4 Sessions $115
Begins Thursday, October 20, 7-9:30pm
Maggie Casey, instructor
Now that you know what the knobs on your spinning wheel are for, is it time for another class? Spinning 2 will include such varied topics as t.p.i. (twists per inch), use of wool combs, Navajo plying and more. We will cover different techniques to give you more control over the size and twist of the yarn you spin. BEGINNING SPINNING SKILLS REQUIRED. BRING YOUR WHEEL. FIBERS PROVIDED.

TASTE OF SPINNING
2 Days $135
Saturday, November 19 & Sunday, November 20, l0-4pm
Maggie Casey, instructor
If you have always wanted to spin, have taught yourself a little, or haven't spun for awhile, this workshop will be just what you need to gain confidence and skill. We will start with a beautiful fleece. learn to card, spin, ply and set the twist. Then we will spin woolen and worsted yarns, as well as some commercially-prepared fibers and discuss wheel maintenance. ALL EOUIPMENT AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED.
PLEASE WEAR OLD CLOTHES.

YOU CAN‘T TELL A BRAID BY ITS COLOR
2 Sessions $70
Thursday, December l & 8, 7-9:30pm
Maggie Casey, instructor
We fall in love with those beautiful hand dyed braids and then are sometimes surprised when the yarn doesn't meet our expectations. We will look at the way braids are dyed and how that affects the colorplay. Then we will spin the braids and see how many different looks you can get from one roving. BEGINNING SPINNING SKILLS REQUIRED. FIBERS PROVIDED. BRING YOUR WHEEL & AT LEAST 4 BOBBINS.

 

 

 

 
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We are conveniently located in the
Table Mesa Shopping Center
635 South Broadway, Unit E, Boulder, CO 80305

Tel: (303) 494-1071 Fax: (303) 554-6593
Email: shuttles@shuttlesspindlesandskeins.com

Hours: Mon. 12-6, Tues. - Sat. 10-6 Closed Sundays
Holiday Closures:
Monday, September 5, Labor Day
Thursday, November 24, Thanksgiving
Saturday, December 24, Close 3PM Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 31, Close 3PM, New Year's Eve
Monday, January 2, Closed for Inventory

Special Holiday Shopping Hours
We will be open Sundays on December 4, 11 & 18 from
1-5PM for your shopping convenience

We accept: Visa/MasterCard/Discover

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Special Events
24th BIRTHDAY SALE
Saturday, September 24, 10-6pm - One day only!

15% off all Schacht equipment (except Cranbrook Looms) and all in-stock merchandise. Includes books, magazines, patterns, yarn, buttons, fiber, etc.)

Payment must be made in full at time of purchase. Checks and cash are preferred, but MasterCard, Visa and Discover are cheerfully accepted.Sign up to win one of ten $50 gift certificates. Sorry, we can't wind yarn on sale day. All sales Final!!

Yarn Along the Rockies
August 20-28 Don't Miss It! Find out more here.

Spinzilla is coming! Run to your wheels!
Spinzilla is a contest sponsored by The National Needlework Association to see who can spin the most yarn between October 3-9 (Spinning and Weaving week). Find out more here.

Cowl and Scarf Contest - Find out how to enter here.

Exciting Trunk Shows, Workshops & Clinics!
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Shuttles, Spindles & Skeins, Inc • Located in the Table Mesa Shopping Center 635 South Broadway, Unit E, Boulder, CO 80305
TEL (303) 494-1071 FAX (303) 554-6593 Open Mon. 12-6, Tues. - Sat. 10-6 Visa/MasterCard/Discover


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SUPPLIES: YARN | WEAVING | SPINNING | KNITTING | BOOKS | POLICIES & PERKS | MAP TO STORE | SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER | VIEW OUR STORE | HOME |
CLASSES:  WEAVING | SPINNING | KNITTING | CRAFTS | WORKSHOPS & EVENTS | REGISTRATION | INSTRUCTORS
 | PRINT CLASS SCHEDULE | CLASS PHOTOS |