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With Jennifer Stern
Oct 10, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
You can save money by learning how to alter your own pants! Gather your slacks, pants, and jeans that may need a little TLC and join Jennifer as she guides you through the process.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
Oct 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Sometimes a blouse, shirt, or dress would look and fit better with a small alteration. That small tweak doesn’t require a tailor, just a little guidance in how to get it done.
With Kira Dulaney
Oct 8, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
It can be hard to find just the right knitting or crochet pattern to fit your yarn, body, and fashion sense. We will go through common alterations for size, gauge, and style.
With Linda Pietz
Oct 8, 7:00-9:00pm CDT
Tatting is a very portable lace-making technique, and needle tatting is easy to learn. Take those skills and embellish everything from notecards to linens to wearables.
NOTE: This class is sold out; however we have added a second option Saturday, Oct 9 at 4pm. Click here for that option.
Oct 9, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
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.
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.
With Deborah Jarchow
Oct 8, 7:00-9:00pm CDT & Oct 9, 7:00-9:00pm CDT
Learn to create beautiful and unexpected stripe designs with clasped warps. This technique allows you to place two distinct colors within a single “warp” thread so each end of the scarf warp is different. Weave a dazzling piece of wearable art!
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 7 days following the event.
With Esther Rodgers
Oct 9, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Knowing how to prepare your colored fiber for different multicolor yarns is a valuable skill and a real time saver. Let Esther show you how to make magic!
Oct 9, 1:00-3:00pm CDT & Oct 10, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Pin Loom Weaving is fun; now let’s take it to the next level. Learn to combine both color and texture for squares as unique as your imagination.
Oct 10, 10:00am-12:00pm & 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Learn Deborah’s secrets for blending colors in the warp and weft as you weave this stunning runner on your rigid-heddle loom.
With Connie Peng
Oct 8, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Learn all you need to know to knit stranded colorwork.
With Myra Wood
Oct 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT & 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Crazyshot! Creative Overshot Weaving on the Rigid Heddle Loom is a surprisingly simple technique for anyone with basic rigid-heddle-loom skills. Learn how to add multiple patterns to your basic weave — using just 1 heddle and 1 pickup stick.
With Judy Gelzinis Donovan
Oct 10, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Learn to create a lace collage from old doilies and machine-stitch it together into sturdy, beautiful lace cloth or a garment.
With Pamela Leggett
Oct 10, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Customize a dress form to mirror your body! Pamela shows you how to do it. This is an invaluable tool for fitting and design.
With Edie Eckman
What better way to find the perfect border for your next crochet or knit project than to design your own? Learn the tricks Edie uses to have the border fit the project perfectly, every time.
Learn how to design a round-yoke sweater with your own motif designs.
With Catherine Redford
Enjoy hand embroidery? Want to build your stitch vocabulary? Catherine’s sampler introduces her favorite dimensional stitches.
A basic introduction to Dorset Button making using plastic rings and yarn or embroidery thread.
With Jolie Elder
If you’ve ever made a cabled scarf or blanket, you know that it is only partly satisfying. One side is an array of beautiful cables, but the other side is obviously the wrong side. What if there was a way to make both sides look good without resorting to double-knitting? And there is!
This is an easy-access introduction to English Paper Piecing. Learn to cut your shapes, baste, and stitch them together into a small, easy-to-finish bowl.
With Suzan Lazear
Oct 9, 4:00-6:00pm CDT & Oct 10, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Create one-of-a-kind pieces of jewelry using beads you make with fiber, yarn, and fabric. Because you craft the beads with your own hands and raw materials, the jewelry you create will be uniquely you, reflecting your personality and taste.
Get inspired to change up your wardrobe by hacking the clothing you have to make them more fashion-forward.
Fractal spinning is a way to create glorious variegated yarn with color traveling through the plys at different rates. Explore the structure of the fractal ply and learn to create your own.