Creative Spinning Classes

Esther teaches dozens of spinning classes and topics. One on one virtual sessions or group sessions can be tailored to the students needs. If you don’t see the exact topic you’d like to have taught, shoot over a message.

CORESPINNING- the structure and technique to creating a functional sound yarn. Includes how to add in embellishments like feathers, sequins and ribbon.  Kits available
CORESPINNING OVER STRUCTURAL CORES- ELASTIC, WIRE and LIGHTWIRE- Expands on corespinning technique to be used over structural cores.  Includes techniques to make wearables right off the wheel
TAILSPINNING- How to spin locks using 5 different techniques
WILDPLYING- Textured extreme plying techniques. Coils, bobbles, beehives, twists and stacks are included.
LAYERED PLYING- Crepes and Cables. The rules of layered plying are tested then going extreme layered.

BOUCLE STUDY-THE EFFECT OF TEXTURED SINGLES IN A BOUCLE-  Once you know the rules of the layered ply, begin to explore how you can manipulate them. This class takes the boucle texture through 2 nontraditional single structures- corespun and thick and thin. See what happens when you apply different techniques to different structures
INTENTIONAL ART YARN AND DESIGN- SPIN A STORY- Explore the difference between creative yarn and true art yarn.  Learn how Esther plans her concept yarns- she will shre her brainstorming and mapping process and how she collects supplies and designs an art yarn.

Currently the studio is closed to in person classes due to COVID precautions. Group classes are coming and individual ZOOM classes are currently available.

Virtual Studio Facebook Group is open for group exploration of challenges, along with live demos and hang outs.

One on One Zoom workshops are $30 for 40minutes, or buy 4 and get one free in a series.

Sessions can be tailored to any topic the student wants to cover. More intensive study often requires more than one session.  

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To book a virtual lecture or workshop for your own group, festival or guild, shoot Esther an email at jazzturtlecreations@gmail.com or through the contact form on our Connect page.

**Open Registration Group Virtual Classes are coming.**

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