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Summer Classes at the Wab

Written on July 11, 2018 at 10:36 am, by

Just because it’s summertime doesn’t mean it’s too hot to learn something new! Come join us for a class and bask our new air conditioning! Play with colour and texture, and best of all – experiment! July 15 – Hand Stitching with Indigo July 21 – Felt Painting with Maggie Glossop July 28 – Knit 201:…

Classes – 2018

Written on December 2, 2017 at 10:30 am, by

We are wrapping up our fall season classes, and we hope everyone has enjoyed learning new things with us! We are very excited about our winter session and all the classes we will have on offer, and we’ll be posting our new calendar very soon. We’ll have classes for all levels of knitting, crochet, weaving, felting,…

Measure it, Draft it, Knit it with Sally Melville

Written on September 20, 2014 at 10:05 am, by

We are pleased announce, local knit designer, teacher, and  all around amazing lady, Sally Melville will be teaching at the Wab. Her latest class, Measure it, Draft it. and Knit it, teaches you how to copy your favourite outfit so you get the same kind of flattering shape. Imagine getting the fit you’ve always wanted…

Oh To Go A-Roving Now That Spring is Here

Written on March 8, 2014 at 11:48 am, by

Is spring here? I sure hope so. But if its not, never fear, we’ve got lots to keep you busy. First of all we have heaps of new roving to get your spin or felt on with. There’s pure silk, Jacob roving, Norwegian, and the always amazing B.F.L. Oh, I can feel your pulse racing.…

Bus To Twist Fest

Written on August 22, 2012 at 9:35 am, by

Here’s what you need to know for Saturday’s trip to the Twist Festival The bus will be loading passengers at 8:15 and leaving at 8:30 from wabi-sabi, 1078 Wellington Street. The bus will be loading passenger to return to Ottawa at 5:00 and leaving at 5:15. The entrance fee to the festival is $5.00. You…

Tonia Takes A Break At Vogue Knitting

Written on January 15, 2012 at 8:54 pm, by

Have You Got Balls? FREE Workshop @ WabiSabi Stitch ‘n’ Bitch ~ April 28th 6-9pm

Written on April 18, 2011 at 1:44 pm, by

Bring your own project or put it aside for the evening and learn a few new skills with: Stockinette Spheres  Bring some yarn from your stash and needles to match -gauge is not critical but not good if fabric is too loose. Learn a Provisional Cast On, Short Rows, and the ominous Kitchener Stitch in one simple and pretty…