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Ergonomics At Your Spinning Wheel with Carson Demers


Time seems suspended when you're at your spinning wheel. Hours melt away but stress and strain can be accumulating in your body. Spinning shouldn't hurt! In this class, spinners will learn what ergonomic risk factors are and where they exist when spinning at a wheel. Most importantly, you'll learn what to do to minimize them and early warning signs that could prevent an injury. Safer strategies for seating, balancing your spinning work, and, of course, stretches will all be taught. This is NOT a "learn to spin" class. Students must be able to spin a consistent singles with both forward and long draw.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
Prerequisite: Introduction to Handspinning On A Wheel, or equivalent
Instructor: Carson Demers
Date: Sunday, 5/7/2017
Time: 9:00am–12:00pm
Materials Required: 

  • Spinning wheel 
  • Bobbin 
  • Fiber will be provided 
  • Towel (bath size)
When possible, please buy your materials from WEBS.

Note: If you are purchasing more than one unit of the same class, please call customer service with that person's name and information.

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