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Get creative! Have fun and save money creating your own cards, home décor, gifts, and more.

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Have you always wanted to make your own yarn? In this class, you will learn basic fiber preparation skills and then try out the spindle or wheel. The Northeast Iowa Weavers and Spinners Guild will supply spinning wheels and spindles for you to try, or you can bring own tools if you have them. You will leave with at least one ball or skein of your personalized handspun yarn. A $25 fiber fee will be collected at the beginning of the first class. You may purchase drop spindles or additional fiber for $30 during class. This class will at the Northeast Iowa Weavers and Spinners Guild: 3257 W 4th Street, Waterloo.

Start date: 06/12/16

End date: 06/19/16


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Amp up your photography skill level by learning from a real photography professional who has worked in the field for years. Lew Everling will show you tricks that will make your photos pop and share with you some of the latest photography techniques, gadgets and software that will really take your photographs to the next level. You will also learn more about the advance features on your digital camera such as filters, white balance, histograms and bracketing that can be really helpful in creating a special effect. Come with your questions and Lew will have the answers.

Start date: 06/07/16

End date: 06/09/16


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