This is not just a Spinners thing
You can make interesting yarn too
Bring something to share, fiber,
a skein or two of bright pretty yarn,
maybe feathers or beads.
We’ll put it together into a skein you’ll love.
March 28 Saturday 1 to 4
The KAL this time is The Ethereal Scarf, a lace scarf. Patterns are available at the shop.
Supplies needed: 440 yards of lace weight yarn, and a #4 needle.
No fee. Thursdays 12:00 to 2:00 or so
New Summer Hours Starting in April: Monday through Friday 10 to 5:30
Saturday 10 to 4
This is a wet felting technique using all wool and a drawing or picture you will create a unique picture. You will leave with a completed project.
Supplies needed: A spray bottle, a simple drawing or picture, needle felting tool for the final step and added touches.This will be a fun easy paced class. There is only space for 4 students. Fee $45
With Jane Tuesday April 14 1:00 to 5:00
We have a fiber artist, Patricia Self coming from Oklahoma City this year. She will be teaching techniques using natural materials. There will be multiple techniques. We will have all the equipment and dyes;
really we have a box of rust.
Supplies needed: A white cotton Tee-shirt washed without fabric softener, 8 to 16 ounces of fiber, or yarn if you are not a spinner, (you may bring more if you like); pair of rubber gloves, an apron or clothes that you don’t mind being destroyed. Yarns and fiber can be purchased from the shop for a 15% discount, and there will also be yarns and fibers available on site. Bring a hat and sun screen.
Bring your wheel, spindle or current project. We are making a taco salad for lunch; if you are interested in joining us there will be a sign-up sheet at the shop or you can bring your own lunch. There is only space for 15 students.
Sunday, April 26, 2014 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
All day in the yard
Please call ahead to reserve a place in class. Many times classes have been cancelled or dates changed, we don’t want to disappoint you. You may want to schedule a private lesson, many of our instructors are happy to set up a class that works with your schedule.
Fiber Group meets the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Bring your current project or something for show and tell. It’s a good way to meet people.
K Hill Spinners Guild meets the 2nd and 4th Saturday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Drop in, spin, share skills, and learn from other spinners. Bring your wheel or spindle, join us to chat and share.
Wednesday Purls meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00. This mid-week group is a stress reliever, time to knit, crochet, or whatever with friends. Come out and be inspired.
Snugs and Hugs A charity knitting/sewing group that will meet at the shop the 1st Thursday of the month at 10:00. New members are welcome. This group will make and donate items to groups in our area. We are accepting donations of yarn and fabric to support their work.
Children are welcome at our groups as long as they are working on a project and not disruptive.
While everyone likes to share, we need to limit yarn “give aways” to special times and events. For instance we might want to set up a yarn exchange day, and use it for a fund raiser. There cannot be random “give aways” at the shop, it can cause hurt feelings and might make people feel left out.