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Some of East Islip resident Rosane Mordt's spindles
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Some of East Islip resident Rosane Mordt's spindles are made of materials such as pink ivory, purple heart and chestnut. Mordt'sspinning wheels were on display at Brookwood Hall Park. (July 22, 2012)(Credit: Arielle Dollinger)

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Program analyst by day, spinner by night

Rosane Mordt began spinning about 16 years ago, after seeing a woman "doing something with a wheel" at an outdoor fair in Suffolk County.

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