|September 10, 2016||Helen Koshak||Morning – Is it Tuck or Is it Slip? Afternoon – The Final Five Shawl Shapes|
|October 8, 2016||Debbie Anderson||Morning – Polymer Clay techniques Afternoon – Hands-on clay work|
|November 12, 2016||Rebekah Younger||Morning – Rebekah’s charting and finishing techniques
Afternoon – Hands-on knitting with Plant Fibers
|December 10, 2016||Holiday Party, Yarn Swap||Potluck lunch, Equipment and yarn sale and swap|
|January 14, 2017||Sarah Etchison||Calculating and Knitting Raglan Sleeve Styles|
|February 10 & 11, 2017||Carolyn Barnett||2 day seminar(Friday and Saturday) – Design ideas and inspiration, casting on and hems, waist shaping, armholes, bands and buttonholes,design techniques and accents, garter bar, and single bed fairisle, motifs and color changer.|
|March 11, 2017||Members Helping Members||We plan to have members showing how to do these techniques.
a. 1 x 1 Fairisle plating b. Knit Leader c. Cast ons and Bind offs d. Flat edges
Feel free to bring your machine. If there is something that you have been pondering, bring it up as our talented membership is always eager to share their knowledge and expertise.
|April 7 & 8, 2017||Iris Bishop||Seminar Topics Evolution – Garment creation from idea to yarn choice to design elements and finishing details Both Sides Now – Create truly reversible fabrics using a number of MK techniques Openwork – Use strips and cords to create skeletal structures that become a canvas for adding other materials and techniques Shreds and Patches – Make patches and squares using basic techniques, then use these to create 3D fabrics that drape around the body Design Inspiration – A ‘potpourri’ of Iris’s latest designs, working samples and ideas|
|May 13, 2017||Nancy Roberts||Hand dyeing knitted blanks|
|June 10, 2017||End of Year Party, Yarn Swap||Potluck lunch, Equipment and yarn sale and swap|