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December 10, 2014 / weavingschool

Weaving and spinning in Pikeville

Pikeville5wThe fifth grade students in Pikeville, TN are learning how to weave on a floor loom; each one teach one. We’ve dyed yarn with chemical dyes and indigo, spun yarn, and figured out how long it takes to hand gin enough cotton for one t-shirt. Having fun with math and chemistry, who knew? Check the workshop pictures page for more.

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