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With Kira Dulaney
Mar 3, 1:30-4:30pm
It can be hard to find just the right knitting or crochet pattern to fit your yarn, body, and fashion sense. This class will be useful for anyone who knits or crochets garments or accessories.
With Jill Bigelow Suttell
Nov 7, 2:00-4:00pm Nov 13, 2:00-4:00pm Nov 14, 2:00-4:00pm
Join Jill and learn the skills needed to make two-color Double Knit projects both flat and in-the-round. You will start simply with the rules, and finish with the tools necessary to complete the hat pattern from class. It’s fun and easy when you are coached along the way.
With Jean Elizabeth Glass
Mar 4, 2:00-5:00pm
There are so many ways to cast-off and so many ways to put beads in them! These are perfect when you reach the end of your project and need to add a little sparkle.
With Linda Pietz
Nov 6, 5:00-7:00pm CDT Nov 7, 5:00-7:00pm CST Nov 13, 5:00-7:00pm CST
Create a handy roll-up to hold your pens, pencils, and markers as you learn nine blackwork filling stitches.
Class sessions will be recorded and remain accessible online to registered students of the class for 14 days following the event.
With Kim McBrien Evans
Nov 6, 10:00am-12:00pm CDT, Nov 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CST, Nov 13 10:00am-12:00pm CST, Nov 14, 10:00am-12:00pm CST
Sweaters look best when they fit our shoulders — and accommodate our chests. Learn life-changing techniques for those of us with larger chests: to choose a size, plan, and knit both vertical and horizontal bust darts for YOUR chest.
With Franklin Habit
Mar 6, 9:00am-12:00pm
Learn to keep stitches twisted as they travel across knitted fabric as you practice working from the traditional charts.
With Xandy Peters
Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm
This class is an overview of techniques and shaping used to create flat pieces from the center out.
With Harry Wells.
Mar 3, 1:30-4:30pm & Mar 4, 2:00-5:00pm
Love those classic diamond shapes called Argyle, but are you mystified about how to accomplish them? Harry will show you the classic technique, with tips and tricks, of knitting flat argyles, along with a method that makes the seaming nearly invisible without being bulky.
With Janine Bajus
Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm AND Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm
Learn how color is used in Fair Isle knitting, then design your own colorway based on an inspiration photo.
With André de Castro
Nov 6, 10:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-4:00pm CDT, Nov 7, 10:00am-12:00pm CST, Nov 14, 2:00-4:00pm CST
Give your hands a break! Learn how to knit with more than one color at a time in the efficient and easy Portuguese Style. Join André and get started on a lovely cowl as you learn.
With Harry Wells
Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm
One can spend a knitting life-time exploring the various lovely twists and turns that make up regular cable combinations. Now add color to that mix! Harry will help you navigate the twists and turns for your own colorful cabled fabrics.
With Deborah Jarchow
Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm AND Mar 6, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm
Over the 12 hours of class, you’ll learn to weave with 2 heddles, making double layers in your cloth or fabric that is twice the width of your loom.
With Carson Demers
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.
With Afifa Sayeed
Learn 8 essential cast-on and bind-off techniques, step-by-step, and when to use each one.
Mar 4, 2:00-5:00pm & Mar 5, 2:00-5:00pm
Knit a toddler’s tam to practice stranding in two colors while learning the steps needed to create a Fair Isle tam. Learn about the different ways tams are charted and constructed, from the increase round, to the peerie patterns, and the wheel charts. Learn to strand and weave your yarns in the back!
Learn to knit with beads and create these easy Fun Beaded Gloves at the same time! #BetterWithBeads
With Yoriko Oki
If you have some experience with dyeing yarn with acid dyes and want more predictable results, this class is for you.
Knitting in the stitch below can create stitch patterns with textural or color interest—or both. We’ll learn the K1 Below technique on a two-color check pattern, overview other textures, and then move on to the more complex Hexagon stitch.
Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm
Learn the stacked-stitch technique and knit a swatch in the innovative technique behind the Fox Paw pattern.
With Cecelia Campochiaro
Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm
Learn how to design colorful pieces using marls using microswatches. These tiny swatches let you see all the colors available to you and pre-visualize how they can be combined.
Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm
Start a stacked stitch project and learn this exciting technique in a way tailored to fit the mindset of a lace or stranded colorwork knitter.
With Sonya Philip
Mar 6, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm
Learn to sew your own clothes, starting with this versatile pinafore dress. Wear it on its own or layer it with a tee, top, or a cardigan; it will become a wardrobe staple and most likely the beginning of a series of self-sewn dresses.
With Barry Klein
We will work with a few different short row techniques and what the differences are. We will talk about the body, body shape, placement of short rows and how to use them in direction of knitting, details in fabric, shape of design and creative inserts.