October 2019 Classes

Introduction to Rigid Heddle Weaving: Oct

If you have ever wondered if weaving is fun or just wondered what it is all about, this is the class for you! No experience required! Love it or leave it! Nancy Wilson from the Lost Art Fiber Studio will be joining us throughout the year for an introduction and continuation of her weaving technique […]

Needle Felting: Pumpkins

Have you ever wondered about needle felting? Well, this is your chance to join Jim Forbes in his October class for needle felted pumpkins Needle felting it is the process of taking loose wool fiber and stabbing it repeatedly with a special needle to create friction. Eventually, the loose fibers begin to tangle and adhere […]

Leaves Cascade Crochet Top

Such a versatile little top! Make it yours by lengthening the sleeves or shortening them, pattern on back or not. Your call! This yummy boxy sweater may be worn solo with a cammy or as a layered top, it is just what you need! Skills Required: Double Crochet and Chain Skills Learned: Designing stitches Materials: […]

“Pretty Thing”

This is indeed a pretty thing, designed by Stephanie Purl-McPhee. It has an easy to read chart and is a great first lace project. Her design was created for the wee-est bit of yarn, only 20 grams! Her choice of Cashmere is stunning and just right to snug up gently around your neck to ward […]

Butterfly Cowl

Carol will be at it again in October!!! After her many classes in the classic Butterfly/Papillon Shawl, she is venturing into something a bit more swift. Just as beautiful, Butterfly Cowl uses the same techniques used in the Butterfly/Papillon Shawl. This newest pattern from Marin Melchoir uses the same techniques used in the Butterfly/Papillon Shawl […]

Crochet Seed Stitch Beanie

This is an advanced beginner class. The beautiful texture in this hat can be enhanced with a Pom Pom or left plain for a lovely, quick unisex gift. Students should know single and double crochet. We will learn to work in the round and advanced stitches. Materials: 1 skein Vintage Chunky; I hook; locking stitch […]

World’s Simplest Mittens

What’s cozier in the Fall and Winter than a hand-knit pair of mittens?! Learn to knit a basic mitten that can later be embellished, changed and customized for fit and design. Students may choose their preferred method of knitting in the round – two circulars, double points, or Magic Loop, but must already know how to […]

Saxifrag Tam

Carol Knott will be teaching this wonderful colorwork tam this fall. It is the perfect introduction to colorwork with LettLopi yarn which will hold the pattern well. The Saxifrage Tam by Véronik Avery pays homage to the brightly colored yokes of Icelandic sweaters as well as the low-lying plant found all over Canada. With eight […]

Dotty Cowl

This fun multicolored crochet cowl is remindful of the most popular knitted Shift by Andrea Mowry. It is worked with 2 contrasting yarns at once to create a double sided fabric. In Wendy’s sample she used two skeins of multicolored yarns and 2 skeins of solid yarns This cowl is worked in the round and […]