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A virtual class with Louisa Owen Sonstroem.
July 10, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Learn how to use and befriend your thimble, so that you can hand stitch with more precision, comfort, speed, and joy.
A virtual class with Lorilee Beltman
July 8, 5:00-7:00pm CDT
Knitters, free yourself by learning how to work cables without a cable needle. Graduate from relying on text instructions to working directly from charted symbols for cables.
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 virtual class with Lily Chin
The intricate-looking Fox Paws pattern designed by Xandy Peters is such an intriguing knit — and now it can be crocheted! Although worked one-color per row, multiple increases and decreases send those rows down unexpected paths.
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.
A virtual class with Alexandria Davidoff
July 8, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
The Dragoness transforms a simple shawl into an elaborate almost mystical wrap — something you’d imagine on a mythological being! It incorporates a unique knitting technique that creates dragon-scale textures.
A virtual class with Heavenly Bresser
Want to spin lovely, airy yarns? Learn how to card fiber to create woolen and semi-woolen yarns. And that’s just the beginning!
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.
A virtual class with Kennita Tully
July 9, 10:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-4:00pm CDT
Tapestry weaving is a most creative textile process. This short introduction will get you started with a minimum number of tools.
A virtual class with Cynthia Dorrough
July 10, 2:00-4:00pm CDT
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.
This summer poncho features panels of lace, cables embellished with beads, and a lace-up closure with tassels.
A virtual class with Cal Patch
We will work up a sampler of basic hand-sewing techniques: how to sew seams, finish necklines and hem edges, using only your hands and a needle and thread.
A virtual class with Heather Storta
Be a knitting secret agent and learn to put hidden pictures and messages in your work! its about light and shadow, angle and direction.
A virtual class with Kira Dulaney
July 9, 10:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-4:00 pm CDT
Tunisian crochet is easy for beginners and interesting even for experienced crocheters!
July 9, 5:00-7:00pm & July 10, 5:00-7:00pm CDT
Learn the basics of knitting socks in a few hours by making an adorable mini sock! Knitting in the round and starting at the cuff, you’ll knit a heel flap, turn the heel, work a gusset, then taper and graft the toe.
An in person class with Heather Storta
July 9, 5:00-7:00pm CDT
Creating a well-planned and executed cast-on and bind-off can take your knitting from ‘nice’ to ‘professional-looking.’ We’ll learn several beginnings and endings that match perfectly, or at least almost perfectly!
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
July 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Plan your way to a more professionally finished look, just by replacing any graft called for in a pattern with Kitchener stitch. It’s easy, too, when you know the moves by heart!
A virtual class with Megan Kreiner
Got a great idea for a book? Learn all about the publication process (from concept to final print), and workshop your proposal during this interactive class.
A virtual class with Molly Conroy
July 8, 2:00-4:00 & 5:00-7:00pm CDT
Plain Brioche knitting is TV knitting – really! If you have tried and failed or always wanted to learn, then join me and give it a try. We demystify the language and see how to avoid and fix the most common mistakes.
A virtual class with Jennifer Stern
Let’s build a second layer into our wardrobe — the Cross-Over Cardi. This sewn cardigan used a ‘sweater-knit’ from the fabric store and is a speedy alternative to knitting or crocheting one.
A virtual class with Caroline Sommerfeld
This class will teach knitters how yarn construction, fiber types, and color is applied to yarn and all come together to make a successful knitting project. Students will gain the skills to choose just the right yarn and color for each project they make!
A Virtual Class with Louisa Owen Sonstroem.
Most sewing pattern instructions are intended for machine sewing. If you’re eager to stitch clothing by hand, though, you can easily translate those patterns so that they are just right for hand sewing.
A virtual class with Deborah Jarchow
July 10, 2:00pm-4:00pm & 5:00pm-7:00pm CDT
Learn how a striped warp can create this intricate-looking fabric. Deborah shows you how to set-up, plan, and weave leno medallions.