August 2012 Tutorial – Drum Carder

Janet brought in her 2 drum carders today.  Members had the opportunity to learn how to use a manual drum carder and an electric drum carder.

Our members had a great time preparing batts for future use.

August 2012 playing with Drum Carders

Here is a great link for written instructions on

How to Prepare Fiber With a Drum Carder

From Gritty Knits, a great video on making an art yarn batt

Gritty Knits: Fancy Kitty Big Tom Carder

Enjoy.  We hope to see some hand spun yarn next month


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