Spring knitting fever has struck at The Fiber Closet. Check out these classes that are scheduled for March. Some classes will be ongoing. All classes will be held on Saturday’s.
March 10: 3-5 PM. Knit Happy. This is a monthly group. A new technique, pattern and recipe are provided. In March, we will be learning slip stitch patterning. If you are interested in joining this group, the fee will be $10 per meeting. Please contact The Fiber Closet for more details. This group will also meet on April 14th and May 5th.
March 10: 1-3 PM. Sock Club. This club will meet every month to explore and knit socks. This club is free. First meeting we will review the book, Sock Club. Please let The Fiber Closet know if you plan to attend.
March 17: 1-5 PM. Spinning on Your Wheel. Fee $40. I will help you get acquainted with your wheel. You will learn drafting, spinning, carding, wheel maintenance, and plying. Class limited to 4 spinners. Student must bring their own wheel. Fiber will be provided by The Fiber Closet.
March 24: 1-5 PM Stranded Knitting. Fee $25. Materials charge is extra. Learn to make a pair of colorful mitts. This will be an intensive color workshop plus knitting techniques. Learn different methods of holding your yarn for color work and different methods of carrying for the floats created by color work. Class limited to 10 knitters.
March 31: 1-5 PM. Top Down Seamless Sweaters. This will be an intensive workshop where the knitter will take personal measurements, create gauge swatches, learn blocking, lace, increasing, learn how to fit your garment and more. This will also be a kind of knit-a-long for a short and a long sweater. Class will also meet on April 7th and April 28th. We will also schedule when we want to meet for more knitting. Fee $40. Materials fee is extra. Class limited to 10 knitters.
Sign up online by clicking the class name or contact The Fiber Closet at 765.569.2953 to sign up for these classes.