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With Edie Eckman
Aug 6, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Make a date with single crochet! In this class for intermediate crocheters, you’ll go way beyond the basics to create unexpected fabrics with single crochet.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
With Harry Wells
Aug 7, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Knitting in the stitch below can create stitch patterns with textural or color interest—or both. We’ll learn the K1 Below technique on a two-color check pattern, overview other textures, and then move on to the more complex Hexagon stitch.
With Robyn Chachula
Aug 8, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Learn how to crochet three-dimensional interlocking patterns that make the best of color and texture.
With Roy Clemes
Aug 7, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
This class introduces hand spinners and felters to drum carders: what they are, how they work, and how to get the desired results. You will also learn what separates drum carding from other types of fiber preparation.
With Sunne Meyer
Aug 8, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
A second option for this class has been added on August 7.Click herefor more information.
Working on a generous-sized swatch, we will practice the essentials of sewing with two layers of cotton jersey. After this introduction, you will be ready to dive into projects and explore stitching in the style of The School of Making and Alabama Chanin.
Aug 7, 10:00-12:00am CDT
With Barry Klein
Aug 6, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT & Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
From setting up your cast-on and creating the top yoke to armhole split and traveling to the hem you’ll creating a small top-down sweater and practice the elements for creating an adult version for yourself.
With Amy Snell
Aug 8, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Learn to control long floats in your stranded knitting without losing the flexibility of the knit fabric.
Add a little texture and color to your knits with Latvian braids!
With Lorilee Beltman
Aug 6, 1:00-3:00pm & 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Not dpn’s. Not two circ’s. Learn to use just one circular needle of a comfortable length to create any knitting in the round—from the closed-start at the toe of a toe-up sock to the open-start at the brim of a hat, and everything in between. It’s magic!
With André de Castro
Aug 6, 10:00am-12:00pm & Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
If you love knitting lace and are ready to take the next step, let André show you how to adapt and modify lace stitches.
Aug 7, 1:00-3:00pm & Aug 8, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Learn how to do Mosaic Tunisian Crochet.
The concept of Log Cabin knitting is straightforward—the only trick is that you build your piece out from the center in all four directions. Because the knitting process is modular, each section offers an opportunity to create. Learn best practices and build it simple, or build it complex.
Learn to read your knitting and become a more confident, informed knitter.
With Natasja Hornby
Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Learn to photograph yarn, knits, and people so they look their best. Explore lighting, composition, editing, and finding your own style—Natasja shares techniques and tips.
With Linda Pietz
Dating back to the 1930’s, pin-loom weaving is making a resurgence. If you have ever wondered how to weave on one of these small portable looms, this class is for you.
Even if you have never knit before, you can get started with the basics of the Portuguese style of knitting. If you already knit, you’ll want to give this method a try: the movements are minimal and you will find it even easier to purl than to knit!
With Sarah Peasley
Aug 6, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Have you ever taken the time to LOOK at your knitting? I mean to REALLY look at your knitting? What are you waiting for? Let’s take a peek together!
Are you avoiding patterns that feature set-in sleeves? Does the thought of sewing a sleeve into an armhole fill you with dread?
With Catherine Redford
Learn three variations of the traditional Shirtlace buttons from the early 20th century. A beautiful and functional addition to your button-making skill repertory!
Aug 6, 4:00-6:00pm CDT & Aug 7, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Short rows are a valuable design tool for knitters. We will examine and work on different short-row variations and learn how to apply them in various garment-shaping situations.
Aug 7, 4:00-6:00pm & Aug 8, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Play with I-cord, incorporated I-cord edge, mitered-square knitting, and color play—all while making this very useful little item.
With Carol Ziogas
Want to learn how to draft and apply complex sashiko patterns to your own projects? We’ll cover the basics including tools, materials, and a little bit of math to get you on the right track.
With Jennifer Stern
Join Jenn for this fun garment-sewing class and make a knit Maxi dress, starting with a Tee pattern. Learn lots and make a dress that takes you from late summer through the fall, effortlessly.