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Fiber Expo Fall 2017

 

Available Classes/Workshops

(More Classes To Come)

 

Saturday - October 21

Morning

#101 Intro To Rigid Heddle Loom Weaving - Kathy Moskal - Instructor, 9:00 am - Noon

Cost:  $55/student, includes all materials.

Skill Level:  Beginner

Please Bring To Class:   A loom in working order (rigid heddle or small table top), threading tool, shuttle and scissors.  

Description:  In this class we will walk you through how to set up the loom, introduce you to weaving terminology (warp, weft, etc.) hands on weaving on your loom and talk about finishing techniques.  In the very first class you will go home having warped your loom and started weaving a multi-colored scarf.  Be prepared to fall in love with this craft!    We may have 2 looms available for purchase so contact me (k.moskal@hotmail.com) if you are interested.  

Class Size:  6   

 

 

 

 

 Afternoon 

 

 #202 - Intarsia Crochet  Cindie Bennett - instructor,  9 am - Noon

           

Cost:  $45, Plus $20 materials fee to be paid directly to the instructor at the beginning of class (includes all materials needed to make a scarf: yarn, bobbins, hook, pattern).

Skill Level:  Beginner

Description We will learn how to effectively use bobbins to master quick and easy color changes to create beautiful masterpieces. The instructor will design something specifically for this class.   She never uses the same design in her classes.  

Class Size:  20 

 

 

 

Cost:  $70/student, includes all equipment and materials.

Skill Level:  Beginner

Sunday - October 23

MORNING

#301 - Tapestry Basket - Kathy McMinn - instructor, 9 am - 2 pm 

Cost:  $65/student

Skill Level:  Beginner

Class Requirements:   None 

Description:    This is the perfect basket to use some of your stash of unique yarns. We will start with a wooden base on a mold. This makes the weaving easy for everyone! The lower portion of the basket is woven in cane, and then the fun begins as you weave your openings for the yarn. An undulating rim completes the basket. The basket will be ready for you to add your yarns at home.

Class Size:  8 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AFTERNOON

 

 

 

 

 

If you are interested in teaching a class or workshop, please use the link below to sign up Today!!

Class/Workshop Proposal CLICK HERE 

·         1 ball of worsted weight yarn in a smooth, light color. 

·         Two sets of circular needles in size 7 or 8. 

·         A double point or circular needle size 2 or 3. 

·         Double point or short circular needles size 5 or 6. 

·         One set of circular needles size 10 or 11. 

·         A crochet hook in a size appropriate for worsted weight yarn, stitch holders and scissors.

  

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