Program Schedule for 2017
02/05 Blending Boards & Fiber Preparation
02/19 Spinning Sunday*, Continue Discussion of Fiber Prep
03/05 Spindle Spinning & Drafting
03/19 Spinning Sunday*
04/02 Beginning Spinning on a Wheel
If you wish to borrow a wheel, contact Deanna A. or Candice W.
04/16 Easter Sunday (We will still have a meeting for those interested.)
05/07 Spinning Sunday*
05/21 Beginning Spinning, Continued
06/04 Spinning & Plying Novelty Yarns
06/18 Father's Day (We will still have a meeting for those interested.)
07/02 Cotton Thread Dyeing
Program organized by Tori S.
Bamboo and rayon threads can also be dyed with the same process.
07/16 Spinning Sunday*
08/06 Knitting Techniques
Possibly to include: lace knitting and chart reading, mosaic knitting (slipped stitch patterns), continental purling, double knitting, and knitting with beads.
08/20 Knitting with Technology
Knit Companion and Ravelry demo by Lynn H.
Here are two websites that Lynn recommends to get you started:
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SmallPDF.com A pdf utility website that will turn several file formats, including jpgs, into a pdf file, and also provides tools for optimizing your pdfs.
09/03 Sunday before Labor Day
(We will still have a meeting for those interested.)
09/17 Needle Felting
10/08 Preparation for Kentuck
10/20, Friday - Kentuck Setup
10/21 & 22 - Kentuck weekend (No regular meeting.)
11/05 Coiled Basket Making
(and Daylight Saving Time ends)
This is a method of basket making that uses a clothes line core and can also be made with pine needles.
11/19 Spinning Sunday*
12/03 Holiday Party
Bring food and gifts!
12/17 Spinning Sunday*
Work on your last-minute gift projects without the usual distractions of home!
*Spinning Sunday is our name for an open meeting with no planned program. Bring any project that you would like to work on, or just come and chat.