Choosing your first spinning wheel. This article is so informative and well-written. I had seen or heard most of these thoughts scattered all over the place, but to have them in a single coherent article is fantastic.
Build your own art yarn spinning wheel from PVC pipe and craft store supplies. Instructions and supply list are included in my book that will be published November 1st, 2013. You can purchase the book here: http://www.shopneauveau.com/product/spinning-and-dyeing-yarn-the-home-spinners-guide-to-creating-traditional-and-art-yarns-hardcover
Samuel Thorp spinning wheel. Scottish mahogany and brass spinning wheel, late 18th c., with a plaque inscribed S Thorp, Abberley Inv., 47 1/2'' h. More photos: http://www.ravelry.com/discuss/antique-spinning-wheels/2574964/1-25
Spinning Wheel Troubleshooting: How to Fix Common Spinning Wheel Problems
When you're first learning how to spin, you may get stumped by some common spinning wheel problems. Don't despair! We're here to help ease the frustration you may be facing with some spinning wheel troubleshooting. Trust us — you can figure it out!