The Embroiderer's Story

Shaina Spins

June 6th, 2008 by Jill Hall

Today was Shaina’s last day with the Colonial Wardrobe department. She spent the afternoon spinning.

Shaina spinning.She and Penny (who figured out today she’s been spinning for 20 years) have been planning for her to try it, but Things kept coming up, as they will. Today Penny got out some wool and a drop spindle and her (Penny’s) wheel, and look what happened!

Shaina didn’t like the spindle too much (they do call it a drop spindle for a reason) but she took to the wheel quickly. She spun some really nice yarn, not even nice for a beginner, but really nice. Now she needs a wheel.

We wish Shaina all the best in her new life, and trust she will come back often, now that she knows the way.

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One Response to “Shaina Spins”

  1. norma says:

    Good luck Shaina!

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