C O N T E N T S

Features
the Scenes: At Ashford Handicrafts
22 Behind
by Cindy Hill
Traveler: Denmark and Norway
26 byArmchair
Pattie Graver
The Future of Custom Wheels by Julia
60 Farwell-Clay
Jonathan Bosworth’s Spinning Wheel Time
64 Machine
by Julia Farwell-Clay
112 My Grandfather’s Wheel by Jennifer Gruber

How to
Tips: Troubleshooting
34 bySpinning
Denise Jackson
Spinning Basics: The mighty changing
38 orifice
by Jacey Boggs
A Wine-Cork Orifice Hook by Jeannine Glaves
42 Developing
Your Skills: Scotch tension
46 by Elizabeth Prose
and Carol Huebscher Rhoades
Quick Fixes for Antique Wheels by Pat Bownas
54 (including
a Spinning Wheel Restorers
resource list by Florence Feldman-Wood)
Unexpected Treasures: Spinning silk carrier
68 rods
by Judith MacKenzie
Basics: Stansborough Grey
82 Fiber
by Talia Sommer
On the cover:
A nineteenth-century upright
Swiss table wheel (learn
more about it on page 4).

At spinningdaily.com:
Spinner’s Connection
Calendar of Events
Calls for Entries
Corrections and Charts

64
Projects

50 Seawall Scarf by Elizabeth Prose
72 Persuasion Scarf by Kirsti Johanson
76 3 x 3 = 10 Shawl by Amy Tyler
86 Stansborough Fleece Snood by Talia Sommer
90 Handspun Gallery of Neckties

42
Departments

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6
12
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20

72
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As the Whorl Spins

Volume XXXV
Number 3
Fall 2011