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An in-person class with Henry and Roy Clemes
Nov 12, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm PST
Join Henry and Roy on an adventure as they help you take your drum carding game to the next level.
An in-person class with Sonya Philip
Nov 10, 1:30-4:30pm PST
Make bias tape without stress! Easy step-by-step instructions for understanding this “tricky” but oh-so-rewarding finishing technique.
An in-person class with Cal Patch
Nov 11, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm PST
We’ll begin by drafting the basic pattern to your measurements, then cut + sew a quick muslin (fit sample) to check fit, and tweak the pattern if necessary. Next you’ll either continue by turning your sample into a *wearable muslin*, or cut a new one, perhaps adding extra seams or pockets.
A virtual class with Linda Pietz
July 8, 2:00-4:00pm & July 9, 2:00-4:00pm CDT
Cathedral Windows quilts were inspired by the beautiful stained glass of historic European churches. These blocks consist of folded squares with colorful centers.
An in-person class with Kennita Tully
Nov 12, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Playing with color in weaving offers vast possibilities, even with a limited palette! Learn how to make the most of what you have.
An in-person class with Yoriko Oki
Nov 12, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00pm-5:00pm PST
Join weaver, dyer, and colorist Yoriko Oki and focus on the special challenge (and opportunity) that combining colors in warp and weft yarns provides.
An in-person class with Laura Bellows
Nov 10, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Let’s start with an idea! We wear clothes – including knitwear — that create visual compositions that can lead the eye of a viewer. From this perspective, every time you wear a shawl, you have a design opportunity! It should be comfortable and stable, display the knitting, and make you look great in exactly the way you want.
A virtual class with Lorilee Beltman
July 8, 10:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-4:00pm CDT
For beginner knitters and experienced knitters who knit by another method, give Continental knitting a try. Learn to “pick” your stitches with your right needle as the yarn is held in the left hand.
An in-person class with Lorilee Beltman
Nov 11, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Continental knitting for new and experienced knitters alike.
An in-person class with Esther Rodgers
Nov 11, 2:00-5:00pm PST
Corespinning is a wonderfully versatile technique. It allows you to create an extremely textured, bulky yarn or the ultimate smooth yarn with drape — and everything in between! It’s perfect for those who love to spin unprocessed fiber, to keep the texture of the fiber or tame it, or to stretch a luxury fiber.
An in-person class with Lisa Myers
Every knitter should own a crochet hook — and know how to use it! From fixing dropped stitches to assembly, embellishment, and weaving in ends, there are so many ways that simple crochet techniques can improve your knitting.
A virtual class with Heather Storta
July 10, 2:00-4:00pm CDT
Have you ever found holes in your knitting? Worn out a sock heel or toe? Don’t throw it out — darn it! Learn 2 ways to darn your knitting.
A Virtual Class with Florencia Campos Correa
July 8, 5:00-7:00pm CDT & July 10, 5:00-7:00pm CDT
Have endless fun with your 4×4″ pin loom; learn Florencia’s easy steps for designing squares inspired by folk patterns.
Do pants tickle your fancy? Stitch a pair together in next to no time!
July 8, 5:00-7:00pm & July 9, 5:00-7:00pm CDT
the craft of Finger Weaving uses a few very simple tools and is a portable way to make decorative and useful bands, belts, and straps.
Nov 10, 9:00am-12:00pm & Nov 11, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Want to play with stripes and color? This hands-on class is for all spinners: both spindle and wheel spinners, from ultra-textured art-yarn spinners to traditional lace-weight spinners! Explore the structure of the fractal ply, both with a braid of hand-dyed top and with colorways you create.
An in-person class with Deborah Jarchow
Learn to make rya knots and soumak and to twine and loop. Discover how these tapestry techniques can enhance many of your woven textiles.
A virtual class with Cynthia Dorrough
Granny squares have made a resurgence in fashion, and Cynthia will introduce students to four types of Granny Squares. As you make them you will become familiar with reading crochet charts.
An in-person class with Phyllis Bell Miller
Say “Good-bye” to plain stockinette or simple crochet fabrics by learning how to substitute repeat patterns into your work!
July 8, 5:00-7:00pm CDT
Be a knitting secret agent and learn to put hidden pictures and messages in your work! its about light and shadow, angle and direction.
All you need to get started with lace knitting is a yarnover and a couple of different ways to decrease. Join Lisa to learn to put them together and create lace.
An in-person class with Cecelia Campochiaro
Nov 12, 2:00-5:00pm PST
Sequence Knitting is just like it sounds: Knit a sequence of stitches repeatedly using some kind of rule, and a textured fabric happens. Discover how to use 1-row patterns and infinitely variable sequences to create beautiful, reversible, textured fabrics.
An in-person class with Jill Bigelow Suttell
Nov 12, 2:00-3:30pm PST
Learn how to knit both right to left AND left to right, then learn when it matters.
An in-person class with Harry Wells
Nov 13, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Cables make some of the most stunning visual effects in knitting. You’ll have people marveling that you can do such amazing work! By learning the basic cable crosses and traveling stitches, you will be able to create honeycomb, braiding, Celtic knots, and more.