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50 Cove St
Portland, ME, 04101
United States

(207) 780-1345

Located in the East Bayside area of Portland, Maine, we strive to provide an encouraging community for fellow fiber-lovers by offering classes and carrying supplies for weavers, spinners, wet felters, needle felters, and dyers.  Stop in and let us help you on your merry fiber way!  

Spinning Exotic Fibers with Robin Russo

Classes & Events

Classes, instruction, and events in weaving, felting, dyeing, and spinning.

Spinning Exotic Fibers with Robin Russo

  • PortFiber 50 Cove St. Portland, Maine

This is a spinning class that covers cashmere, yak, camel, qiviut, llama, alpaca, mohair, pygora, angora, and silk.  We will discuss each animal's geography, history, and fiber properties and will spin from raw fiber, commercially prepared fiber, and our own fiber preparations.  We will cover wheel adjustments, spinning techniques, and fiber preparation as well.  Please bring your wheel or drop spindle.

Cost is $150 + $15 materials fee

Cost is $250 with Fiber Preparation class (see above) + $27 materials fee

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