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With Sarah Peasley
Oct 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT & Oct 10, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
“Your hand looks heavy—can I hold it for you?” “Pick up and knit 182 stitches evenly spaced around neck opening.” Um. What? Where? How? Why? Some pick-up lines work better than others.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
With Linda Pietz
Oct 8, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
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.
Oct 9, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Be the boss of your knitting!
Oct 8, 1:00-3:00pm CDT & Oct 9, 1:00-3:00pm CDT
Are you avoiding patterns that feature set-in sleeves? Does the thought of sewing a sleeve into an armhole fill you with dread?
With Denise Bell
Oct 8, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT & Oct 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Shetland lace is a beloved tradition with a unique construction method. Learn a traditional approach to making a fine lace shawl — knitting from the edge to the center.
With Jane Slicer-Smith
Oct 8, 7:00-9:00pm CDT
Join Jane and cast on in color with Simple Intarsia from a diagram for vertical color stripes. This keeps things simple as you learn to manage yarns and avoid tangles—the essential foundation for tackling not-so-simple (or what Jane calls Stunning) intarsia.Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
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 Esther Rodgers
Oct 8, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Tailspun yarns are both intriguing and inspiring, but can be intimidating to attempt spinning. Esther will guide you through the entire process of making tailspun yarn.
With Phyllis Bell Miller
How to plan, position, size, and create the perfect, knitted button-band. Also everything you need to know about selecting, planning, sizing, placing, and spacing buttons and closures.
With Lily Chin
Oct 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Multi-directional sweater construction that can be worked spontaneously without much pre-planning—give it a try!
Oct 8, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Explore the basic structure of crepe and cabled yarns, then design and spin layered yarns by mixing and matching different ply techniques.
Oct 8, 4:00-6:00pm CDT & Oct 10, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
Boro is more than just a rustic patchwork or mending technique. Try your hand at this layered textile art form and learn a bit of Japanese history along the way.
With Pamela Leggett
Transform clothing from “I’ll never wear this” to “I can’t wait to wear it” in a short time with the T-Shirt Makeover technique from Pamela’s Patterns!
With Jolie Elder
Oct 9, 4:00-6:00pm CDT & Oct 10, 4:00-6:00pm CDT
We love lace! We love the feminine allure of lace shawls, wraps, cowls, and scarves. But we do not love the wrong sides of these garments. What’s a knitter to do? Did you know you can convert many stockinette-based lace patterns into reversible lace patterns? That’s Versa Lace!
With Florencia Campos Correa
With the continuous-strand, bias-weaving technique on a pin loom, you can create colorful, diagonal-plaid designs easily.
With Susan Lazear
Oct 10, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
Learn how to analyze a knitting or crochet pattern in order to determine if it will fit you — before you pick up your needles or hook.