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Other Fun Things

Project Class

Date(s): March 6, 13, 20, 27 from 6 to 8pm
Stuck on a project you just can't seem to finish. Is there a pattern you have always wanted to try but felt you needed help? Never fear, our in-house knitting Goddess Maureen is here. And she's ready to be your personal knitting guru, answer your questions and generally make you get that project done.

Felted Spring Eggs

Date(s): March 28th from 10-12pm
Celebrate the arrival of spring with these super cute felted eggs! This class is suitable for ages 6 to 13 and teaches the basics of wet felting decorative ornaments. Take these skills home with you and felt a whole basket!   unnamed

Project Class

Date(s): April 10, 17, 24 from 6 to 8pm
Stuck on a project you just can't seem to finish. Is there a pattern you've always wanted to try but felt you needed help? Never, fear, our in-house knitting Goddess Maureen is here. And she is ready to by your personal knitting guru, answer your questions and generally make you get that project done.

Gnome Home Keepsake Box

Date(s): April 12th 10am-12pm
Create your own gnome home keepsake box that is both fun and functional! Learn the basics of felting and have fun painting the details of your home. This class is suitable for ages 6 to 13. unnamed-2

Felted Hat

Date(s): April 18th, 2015, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Join local fibre artist Maggie Glossop for this unique felting class. You will be wet-felting a hat.  This is a great class to further your felting skills. No experience is necessary and all materials are included.   FullSizeRender-3   IMG_0840    

Knitting with Copper

Date(s): April 25th from 10:30-1:30
Let local weaver and fibre artist Sayward Johnson introduce you to the wonderful world of knitting with copper. She has developed this unique technique to make both shaped and flat objects. The course will provide instruction to knit a project as well as how to finish it with hammering and patina. Materials are included. Basic knitting experience is required. artcopper-333x220    

Hand Painted Yarn with Julie Asselin

Date(s): May 1st, 2pm-4:30pm
Learn to hand paint yarn with wonderful indie-dyer Julie Asselin!   In this class you will learn the hand painting dye technique which includes finishing with steaming. 1 skein of yarn will be provided for dyeing. No experience required. Register soon as spaces are limited!       IMG_0743_medium2

Julie Asselin Trunk Show!

Date(s): May 1st, 7 to 9pm
Join us the evening of Friday, May 1st from 7-9pm for a Julie Asselin Trunk Show! There will be yarn available for sale,  check out different weights and colours, try on some garments, check out some samples and meet Julie Asselin herself! Complimentary snacks and beverages available.   This event is free of charge, however we ask that you please register.   See you there!   1383969_834195256598741_7932729083307175152_n_medium 10403538_834195306598736_2130556248533930888_n_medium    

Dyeing with Julie Asselin

Date(s): May 2nd, 10:30-3:30
Learn to dye with wonderful indie-dyer Julie Asselin!   In this class you will learn two of Julie's specialty dye techniques- kettle dye and hand-painted, both with acid dyes. Two skeins of yarn will be provided for dyeing. No experience required.   Bring your lunch and enjoy a day in the dye studio with local indie-dyer royalty!   1383969_834195256598741_7932729083307175152_n_medium IMG_9645

Project Class

Date(s): May 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 6 to 8pm
Stuck on a project you just can't seem to finish. Is there a pattern you've always wanted to try but felt you needed help? Never, fear, our in-house knitting Goddess Maureen is here. And she is ready to by your personal knitting guru, answer your questions and generally make you get that project done.

Events

Julie Asselin Trunk Show!

Date(s): May 1st, 7 to 9pm
Join us the evening of Friday, May 1st from 7-9pm for a Julie Asselin Trunk Show! There will be yarn available for sale,  check out different weights and colours, try on some garments, check out some samples and meet Julie Asselin herself! Complimentary snacks and beverages available.   This event is free of charge, however we ask that you please register.   See you there!   1383969_834195256598741_7932729083307175152_n_medium 10403538_834195306598736_2130556248533930888_n_medium