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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 in-person class with Laura Bellows
Nov 10, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Let’s start with an idea! We wear clothes – including knitwear — that create visual compositions that can lead the eye of a viewer. From this perspective, every time you wear a shawl, you have a design opportunity! It should be comfortable and stable, display the knitting, and make you look great in exactly the way you want.
A virtual class with Lorilee Beltman
July 8, 10:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-4:00pm CDT
For beginner knitters and experienced knitters who knit by another method, give Continental knitting a try. Learn to “pick” your stitches with your right needle as the yarn is held in the left hand.
An in-person class with Lorilee Beltman
Nov 11, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Continental knitting for new and experienced knitters alike.
An in-person class with Lisa Myers
Nov 11, 2:00-5:00pm PST
Every knitter should own a crochet hook — and know how to use it! From fixing dropped stitches to assembly, embellishment, and weaving in ends, there are so many ways that simple crochet techniques can improve your knitting.
A virtual class with Heather Storta
July 10, 2:00-4:00pm CDT
Have you ever found holes in your knitting? Worn out a sock heel or toe? Don’t throw it out — darn it! Learn 2 ways to darn your knitting.
A virtual class with Cynthia Dorrough
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.
An in-person class with Phyllis Bell Miller
Say “Good-bye” to plain stockinette or simple crochet fabrics by learning how to substitute repeat patterns into your work!
July 8, 5:00-7:00pm CDT
Be a knitting secret agent and learn to put hidden pictures and messages in your work! its about light and shadow, angle and direction.
All you need to get started with lace knitting is a yarnover and a couple of different ways to decrease. Join Lisa to learn to put them together and create lace.
An in-person class with Cecelia Campochiaro
Nov 12, 2:00-5:00pm PST
Sequence Knitting is just like it sounds: Knit a sequence of stitches repeatedly using some kind of rule, and a textured fabric happens. Discover how to use 1-row patterns and infinitely variable sequences to create beautiful, reversible, textured fabrics.
An in-person class with Jill Bigelow Suttell
Nov 12, 2:00-3:30pm PST
Learn how to knit both right to left AND left to right, then learn when it matters.
An in-person class with Harry Wells
Nov 13, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Cables make some of the most stunning visual effects in knitting. You’ll have people marveling that you can do such amazing work! By learning the basic cable crosses and traveling stitches, you will be able to create honeycomb, braiding, Celtic knots, and more.
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.
Nov 11, 2:00-3:30pm PST
Learn Mitered-Square basics!
Nov 13, 1:30-4:30pm PST
Learn to read your knitting and become a more confident, informed knitter.
A virtual class with Harry Wells
July 9, 2:00-4:00pm CDT
An in-person class with Yoriko Oki
There are many beautiful knitting designs that call for 2 strands of yarn worked together — fingering-weight and lace-weight mohair. How do you choose those 2 colors?
An in-person class with Victoria Light
Nov 12, 2:00pm-5:00pm PST
Ever wonder how to use those “planned pooling” yarn skeins? It isn’t just about making an argyle pattern. There is a lot you can do to control color placement! We will practice techniques in sequential order, building on each previous skill. If you can work single crochet, this is the class for you!
Nov 12, 9:00am-12:00pm PST
Learn how to sequence knit and how to maintain a sequence as you shape a triangular shawl.
An in-person class with Cal Patch
Nov 12, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00pm-5:00pm PST
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!
Learn how to plan, position, size, and create the perfect, knitted button-band. Also, discover everything you need to know about selecting, planning, sizing, placing, and spacing buttons and closures.
A Virtual Class with Louisa Owen Sonstroem.
July 9, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT
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.