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An in-person class with with Harry Wells
Nov 11, 2:00-5:00pm PST
Argyle is vintage modern! Learn the classic way of knitting Argyle — flat with multiple strands or bobbins — and a nifty flat-seam technique.
An in-person class with Amy Snell
Nov 10, 1:30-4:30pm PST
Short rows add shape and dimension to knits. Learn several methods; Amy will explain their benefits and how to substitute one for another.
An in-person class with Kira Dulaney
Nov 10, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Finding just the right knitting or crochet pattern to fit your yarn, body, and fashion sense can be difficult. This class will be useful for knitters or crocheters who enjoy making garments or accessories.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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 Esther Rodgers
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 Harry Wells
One can spend a knitting life-time exploring the twists and turns that make up cable combinations Now add color to that mix!
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.
An in-person class with Lily Chin
Nov 11, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm PST
This pattern designed by Xandy Peters is an intriguing knit with multiple increases and decreases worked across select rows — now it can be worked in crochet! Lily shows you how.
Nov 10, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm PST
.Learn how to modify a pattern via charting and explore the fine points of fit. We’ll change the neckline, lengthen the sleeves, etc.
An in-person class with Phyllis Bell Miller
Use proportion to improve every aspect of your projects — whether they were designed by you or someone else. Learn numerous, easy ways to apply The Golden Mean, Fibonacci Numbers, and Goethe’s Color Ratios so you can transform your projects into works of art.
Fascinated with MC Escher’s work? Franklin introduces the fundamental concepts of tessellation — the creation of repeating patterns — as you learn to design and chart your own interlocking motifs.
An in-person class with Catherine Redford
Dating back to the late sixteenth century, Dorset buttons are a great way to embellish your quilting project and knitwear. This basic introduction to Dorset Button making uses plastic rings and yarn or embroidery thread.
An in-person class with Catherine Redford
Nov 13, 1:30-4:30pm PST
Learn the 4 basic traditional stitches of Dorset Feather Stitchery while making a decorative and useful needle case.
An in-person class with Jill Bigelow Suttell
Learn basic double knitting techniques and start this cozy DK hat.
An in-person class with Deborah Jarchow
Nov 10, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm; Nov 11, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm PST
Over the 12 hours of class, you’ll learn to weave with 2 heddles, weaving fabric that is twice the width of your loom, or making double layers in your cloth (think pockets!).
There are many ways to draft a pattern. Draping is one approach that is never talked about nor covered in knit design classes.
Lily will show you how to do it, on a live class volunteer!