Party at The Spinster
We are showcasing our new fall yarns. Noro, EBY (fun, easy care, inexpensive) Filatura di Crosa, we also expect to have Malabrigo. There will be food, drawings, demonstrations and good company. Bring your project and sit awhile; the porch should be nice by then.
Friday October 4th 11:00 to 4:00
We are working on an entrelac hat. This looks very hard but is really fun to work on. As usual we will have Jannette on hand to help with questions and problem solve. Patterns are available at the shop.
Supplies needed: 300 yards of sport weight yarn, 350 yards of fingering weight yarn. You will also need a #5 circular needle 16 to 20” long.
No fee. Starting October 3 and Thursdays
after that 12:00 to 2:00 or so
Monday Thru Friday 10 to 5:30
Saturday 10 to 4
Kick up your heels, let your hair down and go for it! Bring your own fun yarns or fiber and as always we will be able to get into The Spinster’s wild and crazy stash. You will learn how to mix colored yarns with textures for a truly creative piece. This class will bring out your creativity.
Bring a rigid heddle loom warped about 8” wide, yarn and fiber scraps, any add ins like beads and wire you can think of will work.
Fee : $40
Thursday October 31 10:00 to 1:00
We are offering a monthly series of Techniques to help you build your skills. Knitted hems is our subject this month.
Bring at least one swatch started on the needle. We will be doing three different hems. Cast on 20 stitches and work one inch in stockinette stitch; one swatch for each technique. This is a Free class.
Wednesday October 23 at 1:30
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 every Saturday of the month from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Bring your current project, your wheel or spindle or maybe something for show and tell. It’s a good way to meet people.
Wednesday Purls meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00. This mid-week group is a stress reliever, time to knit, crochet, or spin or whatever with friends. Come out and be inspired.
Children are welcome at our groups as long as they are working on a project and not disruptive.