The KAL this time is the Winding Roads Vest. Anne will be on hand to help with questions and problem solve. Patterns are available at the shop, or on-line at www.skacelknitting.com. They are free.
Supplies needed: 728 yards of worsted weight yarn, and #7 and #8 needles.
No fee. Starting April 7 and Thursdays after that 12:00 to 2:00 or so
Tired of spinning the same yarn over and over? Join the Spinning Group to learn adventurous spinning. Kate will teach you to spin all the fun yarns you’ve always wanted to spin. You must be able to easily spin a skein of yarn.
Supplies needed: Your working wheel, fiber ready to spin and 1 or 2 spools of sewing thread, your choice of colors. Fee $5
With Kate April 4 and 18 Monday
10:00 to 12:00 or so
Monday through Friday 10 to 5:30
Saturday 10 to 4
Nuno felting is the art of felting wool onto silk, creating an open design. The process makes a lightweight fabric; in this class we will make a scarf.
We will provide all the supplies.
There is only room for 6 students in this class. Dress to get wet. Fee $40
April 17 Sunday 2:00 to 4:30
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.