Drop Spindle Basics

Learn how to make your own yarn with a drop spindle.


$65.00 per person

Per Session:

2h 30min

About this experience

Learn to use a Drop Spindle. Have you always wanted to learn to make your own yarn but you’re not quite ready to make that investment in a spinning wheel? Learn how to spin using a drop spindle. It’s FUN ... it’s PORTABLE ... and a FRACTION of the cost of a spinning wheel. Take the first steps and learn the basics.


Price includes thoughtfully sourced materials (no additional materials fees). Students will bring home their own drop spindle and fiber to work with! Students also get a one-time use 15% off discount card for use during and up to two weeks following the last class session!


All classes meet at our shop at 606 Carpenter Lane, Philadelphia PA 19119 - in the heart of Mt. Airy Village. There is plenty of free on-street parking as well as High Point Cafe and Weaver's Way Co-op steps away for your food and beverage needs. Kiddos are always welcome to hang in the shop!

CANCELLATION POLICY // Wild Hand is happy to offer a store credit refund for cancellations made a week or more in advance. For cancellations made less than a week in advance we can offer a 50% store credit refund.

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THERESA HILL (@ewe_nited_states_of_fiber + @orionchika) is an RN, Army veteran, and fiber artist from Newark, DE. She has been knitting since childhood and has spinning since 2014. Theresa is also a local fiber dye artist and teaches knitting, spinning, crochet, and dyeing at local fiber festivals and retreats. Theresa is a contributor to PLY magazine's advisory board. She is the owner of Ewe-Nited States of Fiber and a wife and mom to three sons.