Turkish Drop Spindle medium
This Beautiful Turkish Drop Spindle created by RileyWoodAndFiberArt is a medium and completely handmade from only the finest hard and soft woods from around the world. The cross pieces or "whorl" are handmade from Rift Sawn White Oak and the shaft is hand turned from Walnut. Turkish spindles are very fun to spin on. With the idea that you're creating a center pull ball as you are spinning and winding on. And winding on has become an art in itself. This spindle weighs approximately 18.6 grams and is suitable for spinning finer yarns. The whorl on this spindle is about four inches and the shaft is just over five inches long.
Turkish Spindles are very fun to spin fiber on, you create a center pull ball, and if you're a beginner beginner can utilize the park and draft method very easily.