Last night I went to a "Learn to Spin" class. Seeing it done in person makes something *click* - I even got it to work a little bit:
Way more practice is needed, but a little bit each day will be good I think.
And here's a look at the yarn from New Zealand, the Fibre Spectrum Handweavers Co-operative. Each skein is DK weight, 200 grams, handdyed, 100% New Zealand Wool. Slightly hard to photograph, but one is blues-purples and the other is blues-greens, so totally MY colors!
Now to decide what to make with it...