On-going Groups are listed after the classes.
Last updated 04/13/15
Crochet aTunisian Scarf
Saturday, April 18th
Instructor: Carol McDowall
This is a great technique to learn—Tunisian crochet can even have the look of knitted stitches. This will be a beginning Tunisian crochet class in which participants will make a scarf with stripes of different stitches (and colors, if desired). Must know basics.
Class Fee: $15
Materials: Instructor can help choose yarn and hook as part of class. (Participants will receive 10% off all knitting supplies the day of class)
Knit Toe-Up Socks
Saturday, April 25th plus a 2nd session
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Jennifer Kunselman
There are many ways to knit socks, and this class will teach the toe-up method. This is a class for experienced knitters. Students should know how to cast on, knit, purl, & knit in the round. Experience knitting socks with another method would be helpful. Will learn the provisional/Judy’s Magic cast on; short rows at the toe and heel, and a stretchy cast off. If participant does not know the magic loop method and would like to use it, instructor will demonstrate. A second session will probably be necessary and will be scheduled by the participants and instructor. Will be making a boot weight sock with worsted weight yarn.
Class Fee: $25
Materials: Instructor can help choose as part of class. One skein worsted weight yarn and double points or long (32 or 40”)circulars to obtain gauge (probably 7 or 8). Circular would be used for magic loop method. (Participants will receive 10% off all knitting supplies the day of class)
Crochet Roma Cotton Cowl
Saturday, May 16th
Instructor: Carol McDowall
Perfect little cotton cowl to wear on a cool night. Need basic knowledge of crocheting.
Class Fee: $15
Materials: Instructor can help choose yarn and hook as part of class. 1 skein of Roma Cotton, large hook (L to P), and a button. Instructor will provide pattern. (Participants will receive 10% off all knitting supplies the day of class).
Knit an Easy Lace Scarf
Monday, May 18th
Instructor: Lisa Mikula
Learn a simple lace pattern with Cottonation, a unique self-striping cotton ribbon yarn.
Must know how to co, knit, and purl.
Class Fee: $10
Materials: Instructor can help choose yarn and needles as part of class. 1 skein of Cottonation (or other self-striping worsted/aran) and size 8 needles. Free pattern. (Participants will receive 10% off all knitting supplies the day of class).
For registration & questions please call 715-635-6811 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org (generally must be 3 registered for class to be held)
Beginning Knitting, Knitting Help, and Knitting Group Wednesdays 2:00 to 4:00
Instructor: Sherrine Whalley
For kids and adult beginners. Come whenever you can. Sherrine will get you started
and help with projects in progress. She will stay to 4:30, but please let us know if you need the later time. A knitting group has formed with Sherrine at this time, too—come join them! [Note: Sherrine is sensitive to strong smells, so we appreciate if you wear minimal perfume, thanks ]
Class Fee: $1 per class (includes beginning supplies). Note: No need to register—just drop in.
Open Crochet 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 10 a.m. to noon
Bring a project and crochet together. Our instructor, Carol McDowall, may be here to give help and crochet ideas.
Plan Your Own Class By appointment
Girls' weekend? Can't make our regular classes? Get 3 or more friends together, tell us what project you'd like to do, and we'll see if we can schedule a class for you. (Knitting & crocheting available at this point, and the more notice we have the better.) Instructors: Lisa Mikula, Carol McDowall, or Sherrine Whalley
Beginning Weaving By appointment
Instructor: Alene Peterson
Private instruction on loom in instructor’s home. Call Alene to make arrangements. 635-7344
Knitting League of Spooner Mondays 11:30—3:00
Bring a knitting project, knit together, and share ideas and conversation.
Northwoods Weavers 1st Tuesday, 10 a.m.
Talk Weaving! Bring in weaving questions or projects to share/discuss. Bring a bag lunch.
Wild River Quilting Guild 1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 1:00
Bring your quilting project and work together.
Artists’ Critique 3rd Wednesday 11:00
Area artists meet to share their works of art and learn from one another.