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Top : Arts : Crafts : Textiles : Handspinning (68 web sites)
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An Tir: Spinners Guild
Group of spinners operating in the context of the Society for Creative Anachronism. History, bibliography.
http://www.antir.sca.org/Guilds/Spinners/

Black Sheep Newsletter
A quarterly for sheep growers and fiber enthusiasts. Table of contents of current issues, subscriptions, books and back issues.
http://www.blacksheepnewsletter.net/

Company of the Silver Spindle
A Guild operating within the Society for Creative Anachronism. Photo gallery, glossary of terms and a list if spinning deities.
http://kws.atlantia.sca.org/

Greater Los Angeles Spinning Guild
A group of spinners whose members come to spinning from a variety of fiber arts. Event calendar, membership form, newsletters, tips and tricks.
http://www.glasg.org/

HJS Studio
Fiber artist Holly Schaltz teaches contemporary interpretations of handspinning and handweaving. Includes class information, teacher biography and description of her process.
http://www.hjsstudio.com/

Illinois Prairie Spinners
Programs and other information about Illinois Prairie Spinners, a handspinning guild that meets in the western suburbs of Chicago.
http://ips.chicagolandspins.org/

Insects that Damage Wool
Description, habits, and treatment of clothes moths and carpet beetles.
http://www.angelfire.com/mn/FiberHome/WoolBugs.html

Modern History Sourcebook: The Loss of Woollen Spinning, 1794
Social observations on the loss of woollen spinning as a cottage industry in 1794
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1794woolens.asp

Northeast Handspinners Association
Dedicated to the art and craft of handspinning in northeast US. Events calendar, information on The Gathering sponsored conference.
http://www.nehandspinners.org/

Patsy Zawistoski
Teacher and author offering information on her workshops, videos for sale, and online help.
http://www.spinninguru.com/

Spinning Loft
A teaching facility dedicated to the promotion of fiber arts. Information about classes, recommended equipment, and events at the farm.
http://www.thespinningloft.com/

SpinnySpinny
Articles, projects and resources on handspinning, weaving and fiber crafts, including the author's textile blog.
http://www.spinnyspinny.com/

The Spinning Wheel Sleuth
Periodical devoted to spinning wheels and related tools
http://www.spwhsl.com/

Yarnspinners Tales's Podcast
Discussions of handspinning fiber, equipment and technique plus a monthly Spin In with music and stories to spin along with.
http://yarnspinnerstales.com/