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With Linda Pietz
Aug 7, 1:00-3:00pm & Aug 8, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Who doesn’t need a pouch to keep craft work in progress? Stitch up the word ‘MAKE’ as you learn 4 blackwork stitches, then learn how to attach your piece to a zippered pouch.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
With Roy Clemes
Aug 6, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Hand spinning is joyful and relaxing—when you have properly prepared fiber. Learn how to create rolags that draft as smooth as butter on a Blending Board.
With Natasja Hornby
Aug 8, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
There’s so much more to mosaic knitting than garter stitch! Explore this fun and easy technique by combining stitch patterns within the mosaic, then learn to pair mosaic knitting with other textured-stitch patterns.
With Katrina Walker
Aug 7, 1:00-3:00pm & 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Learn to correct the most common bodice fit challenges using logical, straightforward methods that WORK for the home sewist.
Aug 8, 1:00-3:00pm & 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Learn the secret to altering princess-seam patterns for a perfect fit!
With Susan Lazear
Aug 6, 4:00-6:00pm & 7:00-9:00pm CDT
Your hand-made garments deserve more than just a basic neckline! As you try a variety of techniques for finishing necklines on knit and woven fabrics, you’ll learn how to add interest to your creative process and pizzazz to your closet.
With Edie Eckman
Aug 7, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Crocodile Stitch looks intimidating, but it’s not! Learn several versions of this fascinating, highly-textured stitch.
With Lily Chin
If you have knit cables before and want to make, modify, or design cable patterns, even more intricate ones, this is your chance! Learn how to use Lily’s charting method to come up with your own original cable designs.
With Jill Bigelow-Suttell
If you can do basic 2-color DK, you’re ready for the next step. Learn to work increases and decreases in your double-knit fabric: hats, mittens, and exciting patterning possibilities await!
Aug 6, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Lily shows you how to take a short, double-ended crochet hook and work colorful Tunisian crochet projects without seams.
With Esther Rodgers
Aug 6, 10:00am-12:00pm & 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Is it possible to weave in two dimensions yet end up with a three-dimensional project? Certainly! Esther guides you through another exciting way to use your rigid-heddle loom to create something unique to you!
With Heavenly Bresser
Aug 7, 10:00am-12:00pm & 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Try your hand at the basics of plying handspun singles yarn on your spinning wheel or espinner. Practice chain-plying, and plying from a center-pull ball. Learn about yarn balance and special tools.
With Sarah Peasley
Be the boss of those sock toes, one grafted stitch at a time!
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.
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 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 Amy Snell
Learn to control long floats in your stranded knitting without losing the flexibility of the knit fabric.
Aug 8, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
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.
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.
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.
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.