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An in person class with Toni Lipsey
Mar 4, 2:00-3:30pm
Whether you just want to earn a little extra yarn money or want to build your yarny empire, there is plenty of income opportunity in the fiberarts. Find out if monetizing your love of yarn is a good choice for you in this lecture.
An in Person Class With Henry and Roy Clemes
Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00pm-5:00pm
Join us on an adventure as we help you take your drum carding game to the next level.
An in person class with Jennifer Stern
Mar 6, 1:30-4:30pm
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 Jenn as she guides you through the process.
An in Person Class With Carson Demers
Mar 6, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm
Looking to improve your knitting’s efficiency, productivity, and even to knit more comfortably? Then this hands-on workshop is for you!
An in person class with Catherine Redford
Mar 4, 2:00-5:00pm
Bold hand stitching finishes your quilt with big stitches. Lots of tips and ideas for success.
An in person class with Esther Rodgers
Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm
Corespinning is a wonderfully versatile technique. It allows you to create an extremely textured, bulky yarn or the ultimate smooth, drapey yarn — and everything in between! It’s perfect for those who love to spin unprocessed fiber, to keep the texture of the fiber or tame it, or to stretch a luxury fiber.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
Mar 5, 2:00-5:00pm
A basic introduction to Dorset Button making using plastic rings and yarn or embroidery thread.
Mar 6, 9:00am-12:00pm
Learn the traditional stitches of Dorset Feather Stitchery while making a decorative and useful needle case.
Learn simple strategies to make spinning more comfortable, productive, and efficient. Learn optimal ways to draft both worsted and woolen, and how to sit “ergonomically” at a wheel for maximum comfort and optimal wheel performance.
Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm
Curious about what a drum carder is, what it does, and how it fits into your next project? Learn directly from their designers and makers as you explore the many capabilities and few limits of these versatile tools.
Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm & Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm
Want to play with stripes and color? This is a great class for all sorts of spinners: from Spindle and Wheels Spinners, to ultra-textured art-yarn spinners, and traditional lace-weight spinners! Explore the structure of the fractal ply in this hands-on class: from the traditional 2-ply fractal using a hand-dyed top to crepe and cable fractal plying with colorways you create.
An in person class with Cal Patch
Learn several ways to sew seams, finish necklines and hem edges, with just a needle and thread and your hands! Now you can make clothes whenever and wherever you have a bit of time, and find moments of calm in your new hand-stitching practice.
Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm
Basic hand embroidery stitches for everyone.
An in person class with Phyllis Bell Miller
Whether you design an item from scratch or modify an existing one; whether you knit, crochet, quilt, sew, embroider, plan a wardrobe or home dec, this workshop gives you the tools to make more informed design decisions.
Learn how to properly take your measurements and use them to draft a sloper (simple pattern) for your personal fit profile.
Learn how to stitch a shirt completely by hand, this simple approach makes sewing as portable as your knitting or crochet! Adding hand-sewing to your skill set will enhance your wardrobe and your life!
Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm
An in Person Class With Jean Elizabeth Glass
Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm
You’ve spent years honing your craft, learning to dye, spin, knit, and crochet. You are in love with the fiber, and you want to make it your business but need to know what to do next. This is the class for you.
Mar 3, 1:30-4:30pm
Explore the basic structure of crepe and cabled yarns, then design and spin layered yarns by mixing and matching different ply techniques.
Cal will show you 2 different ways to patch a hole in woven garments: Overlay and Reverse Applique, various stitches that work for each method, and when to use them. Then we will mend a hole in a knitted/crocheted garment with traditional darning.
Finish your quilt on your own machine using your walking foot.