February 18, 2012
I haven’t been doing my fifteen minutes a day. I got frustrated, and was busy, and . . . well.
So, today I picked up the spindle, and I think I actually got it!
Not exactly a full spindle, but I'm working on it!
I finally started just flicking the spindle, instead of twirling it in my fingers, which was a lot easier on my shoulder. I’m still doing park and draft, but I managed to get all of that spun without breaking it. w00t!
February 5, 2012
(This is a live recording, and not the greatest, but I ❤ this song! Nice to see the band is still together, or at least they were a couple years ago.)
So, I’m doing a dissertation for Nerd Wars. A dissertation is a project that will take about the whole three months of the tournament. I’m going to learn to spin with a drop spindle for mine, and I’m going to write up the experience here. At least, that’s the plan.
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