Workshops

The Greater Los Angeles Spinning Guild is pleased to offer these workshops on spinning and knitting Orenburg lace taught by Galina Khemeleva. For more information email workshops@glasg.org

Spinning for Lace Knitting the Orenburg Way – Spin luxury fibers (cashmere, quivit, pygora, buffalo) using a Russian spindle while learning to use the fibers economically.

Date: Friday, August 23, 2019

Plying Orenburg Style – Plying singles using a Russian spindle and silk while using the fibers economically.

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019

Knitting Orenburg Style – A detailed overview of Orenburg lace knitting which will introduce students to its ten basic elements plus a cast-on, short row shaping and grafting technique that “seams almost magical”.

Date: Sunday, August 25, 2019