Archive for May 2017

Take Your Sewing to The Patio

Hello Makers!

We are very excited to let everyone know that our outdoor fabrics are here!  This year we have sixteen options for you to choose from, so you can be sure to find the perfect match for your backyard oasis.

All the outdoor fabrics are both mildew and UV resistant, and we have outdoor rated threads to match!

All the outdoor fabrics are both mildew and UV resistant, and we have outdoor rated threads to match!

We have a few spring classes coming up, read about them below.  If there are any classes you’d like to see during the summer time, please let us know! We really value your feedback on what you’d like to learn, and while we may not be able to teach everything it helps us plan for the future.
Now go enjoy that sunshine!

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You won't be making this exact cozy, but one very much like it!

You won’t be making this exact cozy, but one very much like it!

Beginner Cable Knitting – Cup Cozy
Learn the basics of cables!   In this 3-hour workshop, participants will cover cable techniques and knitting in the round to create a warm and wonderful cup cozy.  You need only know how to knit and purl comfortably to take this class.
Saturday May 20th 12-3pm
Min. 4 students
Class Cost $25
Materials: 25-50g worsted (#4) yarn, set of 5mm needles, cable needle

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Adult Intermediate Needle Felting – Mice
This all day needle felting workshop is going to teach you to make the cutest, most wonderful woodland critters ever, MICE! You will learn how to make a simple armature (including sweet little toes) build up a felted base and then add unique details to your very own creation.  Previous felting is necessary, you must be comfortable with the basics of needle felting.
Saturday June 24th 10am to 4pm with break
Min. 4 students
Class Cost $60 materials included

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Kid’s Knitting
Four week and Drop -In Sessions for beginners and experienced young knitter’s alike! Alexis Bach will be teaching kids ages 6 and up how to create their first knitted bunny, then guiding them in expanding their skills with fun and unique projects of their choosing!
Weekly on Sundays until June 25th from 11:30-12:30 (Drop-In Room Only) and 1:30-2:30pm
4 consecutive classes – $40 per student
1 Drop-In spot will be available every week, first come first serve-$15 per session

Maximum class size of 5 students to ensure that all students receive individual attention.

Kids Hand Sewing 
Did you also know that we’re hosting a kids embroidery and hand sewing club? Well it’s true! Alexis Bach will be teaching kids ages 6 and up how to do three basic hand stitching techniques through making a needle case to hold their tools. Then guiding them in expanding their skills with fun and unique projects of their choosing!
Weekly on Sundays until June 25th from 12:30-1:30pm and 2:30-3:30pm
4 consecutive classes – $40 per student
1 Drop-In spot will be available every week, first come first serve-$15 per session
Maximum class size of 5 students to ensure that all students receive individual attention.
 
If classes are full we will happily take your information and let you know when there is a space available.