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August 6 & 7; 13 & 14, 2022
An in-person class with with Harry Wells
Nov 11, 2:00-5:00pm PST
Argyle is vintage new! Learn the classic way of knitting Argyle — flat with multiple strands or bobbins — and a flat seaming technique.
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. This is the companion to Friday’s Exploring the Drum Carder class. De-mystify the drum carders you learn hands-on about semi-worsted and woolen batts. Learn different techniques to create an art batt, how to prepare batts for spinning sock yarn, and how to add silk or bamboo into woolen batts.
An in-person class with Amy Snell
Nov 10, 1:30-4:30pm PST
Learn different methods to work short rows. Amy will share the benefits of each, and how to substitute and replace one type for another.
A virtual class with Amy Snell
Sept 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Short rows allow us to create shaping and dimensionality in our knitting. They give us the ability to turn sock heels, raise the back neck of a sweater, or allow for extra length in the bust area of a sweater.
An in-person class with Kira Dulaney
Nov 10, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
It can be hard to find just the right knitting or crochet pattern to fit your yarn, body, and fashion sense. This class will be useful for anyone who knits or crochets garments or accessories.
A virtual class with Ramalakshmi Pasumarthy
Sept 10, 10:00am-12:00pm & Sept 11, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Crochet Granny Squares are so versatile! They can be used to create many projects. Learn the construction process of joining them into this very useful bag.
An in-person class with Beth Brown-Reinsel
Nov 13, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Learn about and knit different types of fringes used on mittens and gloves in the Baltic countries. We’ll work in-the-round on a sampler to practice the four types you can incorporate into your own projects.
A virtual class with Jill Bigelow Suttell
Aug 7, 2:00-4:00pm Aug 13, 2:00-4:00pm Aug 14, 2:00-4:00pm CDT
Join Jill and learn the skills needed to make two-color Double Knit projects both flat and in the round. You will start simply with the rules, and finish with the techniques necessary to complete the hat pattern from class. When you are coached along the way, it’s fun and easy!
An in-person class with Sonya Philip
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 Catherine Redford
Bold hand stitching finishes your quilts with big stitches and big style! Learn the basics plus Catherine’s tips and ideas for success.
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.
An in-person class with Xandy Peters
Explore intarsia techniques in brioche stitch; it’s easier than intarsia in stockinette or garter stitch! Learn how to add color to a brioche stitch pattern and how shaping and stitch motifs affect the colorwork.
A virtual class With Xandy Peters
Sunday, September 11 10:00am-12:00pm
An in-person class with Lorilee Beltman
Ditch the cable needle and work your cable crosses without one. We’ll start with small cables and work our way up.
An in-person class with Franklin Habit
Learn to keep stitches twisted as they travel across knitted fabric as you practice working from the traditional charts.
A virtual class with Xandy Peters
Sept 9, 5:00–7:00pm CDT
This class focuses on shapes and projects that radiate out from a central cast-on. Special cast-on methods, shaping options, and approaches to knitting circularly are introduced.
An in-person class with Carson Demers
Nov 11, 2:00-3:30pm PST
One of the most important tools for a crafter to consider is their chair. Its selection should be done mindfully and not left to chance or based on what’s available. It’s about comfort AND support.
Each ticket is an opportunity to win a $150 stitches.event gift certificate. Proceeds from this raffle will be used to pay for ongoing medical expenses, prescriptions, and periodic travel/lodging to Mayo Clinic for Cody Cox.
Update: a generous donor has said if we sell at least 100 raffle tickets, they will donate a second $150 gift certificate for us to give away.
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 Janine Bajus
Nov 12, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00pm-5:00pm; Nov 13, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm PST
Learn how color is used in Fair Isle knitting, then design your own colorway based on an inspiration photo.
An in-person class with Yoriko Oki
Nov 11, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Knitter, dyer, and colorist, Yoriko Oki’s observations and swatches help you take Color Magic from theory to practice.
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 Jill Bigelow-Suttell
Nov 13, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm PST
Are you ready to make a statement in your knitting by mixing color patterns with color patches within a stockinette fabric. Combining Fair Isle and Intarsia isn’t difficult when you know how.