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New Classes

We have two new needle felting classes and a knitted baby sweater class we are excited to be offering!  These classes require pre-registration by either stopping in at Fiberworks or calling (937) ­429-­YARN (9276).

Needle felting:

Thursday, March 6 at ­6:30pm – CAT MEOW

Tired of bundling up against the cold?  Meet Cat Meow…his sole purpose is to brighten up your winter wardrobe! Needle felt Cat Meow on a garment you bring to class with you.  (Suggestions for garments & materials list are available at Fiberworks)

Thursday, March 20 at ­6:30pm – FIBREGE EGGS

The best Easter eggs ever!  No dye mess, no vinegar smell, they won’t break, and they never get rotten!  These are great eggs for small children!  Cover a pre-­felted base with the color of your choice and add a design.  Put them in a basket or add a hanger & decorate a tree.

 

Knitting:

Baby Sweater 2Baby Sweater 1

You will learn to knit this easy baby sweater, hat and booties!  Sweater is designed for either boy or girl but instructor can teach some embellishments if you would like a more “girlie” look.  Hats and booties can be made for either boy or girl.  Students must know how to cast on, knit, purl and cast off.  The first class will cover choosing yarn, knitting a gauge swatch and starting to knit from the pattern.  Homework will be to make the two fronts and back.  The second class will include sewing up the shoulder seams and learning to pick up the neck and arm stitches.  The hat and booties will also be started.

Class will meet on Thursday, March 13th and March 27th from 6:30 until 8:30pm.

Cost: $35 plus materials

Socks Classes

Fiberworks is excited to be offering more sock knitting classes.  Please be sure to preregister and receive the materials list by calling the store at (937) 429 – YARN (9276) or stopping in.

We will be offering both Top-Down and Toe-Up Sock Classes on Saturday mornings from 10 am to noon.  Each session is $10.  Beginners will start with the top-down socks, while more experienced sock knitters will improve their skills with the toe-up socks.  Each method will use either double pointed needles, two circular needles, or Magic Loop, and knitters will learn the basics of knitting in the round, turning a heel, short rows and picking up stitches.

Questions?  Call us at (937) 429 – YARN.

Beginning Knitting

Beginning Knitting lessons will be offered every Saturday from 2-4pm. Weather you’ve never knit a stitch in your life or you’re returning after a hiatus this small class will help you become familiar with the craft. Each class is $10, come as often as you are able. Please call 429-YARN or stop by the store to make your reservation.

Welcome

Welcome everyone to Fiberworks new blog spot! The site is currently under construction, so keep  checking for updates. If you have any questions don’t hesitate to call!

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