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Letters from Proxima Thule

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I find I get discouraged really easily with spinning. But everyone I know seems to do it so well!

Try these:
(The above link is about learning to predraft. I found it immensely easier to predraft than to draft on the fly while trying to control the spindle, your bunch of fiber, and clumsy hands. Then again, I suppose it depends on what form your fiber is in).

Both of these are the actual spinning and how to deal with your fiber once you've got a spindle full:

Hope the links show properly and they help!

Practice! If you're ever out here I'd be happy to try and help you. Just about everything from the spindle transfers to the wheel, except whorl ratios and things like that, but it's all about tension and twisting speed.

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