Month: June 2017

Gatherings

Spin Night: First Wednesday

The local spinning community is invited to join us on the first Wednesday of each month from 7 PM – 10:30 PM. Bring your spinning wheel, some fiber, and spend an evening spinning with friends. You are welcome to bring a snack, a meal, and/or a drink with you. Lowe …
Classes

Get Squared for the Perfect Fit, Part 2

INSTRUCTOR: Amy Shelton CLASS DESCRIPTION: In this class, you will make a teddy-bear or doll-sized sweater using Jenny King’s fabulous Get Squared system for making crochet garments. You will leave class with a completed project that is just a smaller version of the adult size pullover sweater in Jenny’s Get …
Classes

Get Squared for the Perfect Fit, Part 1

INSTRUCTOR: Amy Shelton CLASS DESCRIPTION: In this class, you will make a teddy-bear or doll-sized sweater using Jenny King’s fabulous Get Squared system for making crochet garments. You will leave class with a completed project that is just a smaller version of the adult size pullover sweater in Jenny’s Get …
Classes

Beaded Fashion Scarf Project

INSTRUCTOR: Amy Shelton CLASS DESCRIPTION: Learn how to weave on a 2′ triangle loom and leave class with a completed beaded, fringed fashion scarf/shawlette. Once you have mastered the technique, a project can be completed in only 2 hours! These scarves make fabulous gifts for loved ones. EXPERIENCE LEVEL: No …
Classes

Fun and Easy Crochet Cowl Project

INSTRUCTOR: Amy Shelton CLASS DESCRIPTION: Come join us to make a quick and easy crochet cowl using just the simple chain stitch. You can make an infinite variety of cowls simply by changing the yarns you choose for your project. EXPERIENCE LEVEL: No crochet experience required. CURRENT SCHEDULE: June 23, …
Classes

Intro to Corespinning

INSTRUCTOR: Roo Kline CLASS DESCRIPTION: Roo will take you on a journey of corespinning carded fiber, fun blends, and locks, so that you can create your own textured novelty yarns. EXPERIENCE LEVEL: Students need to be comfortable with traditional drafting and plying, and bring a wheel that is capable of …
Classes

Drumcarding for Beginners

INSTRUCTOR: Roo Kline CLASS DESCRIPTION: Using Strauch Petite drum carders, Roo will show you how to card embellished blended alpaca batts and make rolags and one-of-a-kind roving.  A wonderful hands-on workshop in which you prep lots of fibery goodies to take home for spinning or felting.  Warning: this is addictive!! …