Crocheted Fish Dishcloth

Class Name: Crocheted Fish Dishcloth

Instructor: Terry K

Craft Category: crochet

Class format: email

Class Date: June 7, 2017

Sign Up Deadline: May 29, 2017

 

Skills needed:

Know how to cast on and off, knit and purl, increase and decrease and count stitches, and sew on small crocheted pieces.

 

Class Description:

This basic crochet dishcloth will be made into a fish. The body is a crochet round. Lips, tail and fins can be made separate and attached when body is finished. A cute cloth you will enjoy for the summer

Supplies Needed:

  • Cotton yarn in one color for body and second color for tail, fins and lips.
  • H crochet hook,
  • Markers are helpful
  • scissors

 

Where can you get supplies?

 

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Knit Cabled Dish Cloth

Class Name: Knit Cabled Dish Cloth

Instructor: Dixie S

Craft Category: needle knitting

Class format: email

Class Date: June 1, 2017

Sign Up Deadline: May 22, 2017

Skills needed: Know how to knit, purl, cast on and bind off.

 

 

Class Description: This is an interestingly cabled dishcloth. The class would be appropriate for an intermediate knitter.

 

 

Supplies Needed:

  • 1 ball worsted weight cotton yarn, any solid color. Light colors would be better choices if you have some vision in order to see the cables.
  • knitting needles size 6 or 7
  • cable needle
  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle
  • row counter

Where can you get supplies?

A good knitting shop like www.knitpicks.com

 

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Knitted Baby Sweater [Neck Down]

Class Name: Knitted Baby Sweater [Neck Down]

 

Instructor: Joyce K

Craft Category: needle knitting

Class format: phone

Class Dates: Tuesdays, May 9, 16 and 23, 2017

Class time: 8 PM EDT

Sign Up Deadline: May 2, 2017

Skills needed:

Must know how to knit & Purl, feel comfortable using circular needles, and increasing & counting rows & stitches

 

Class Description:

In this class, you will use circular needles to make a sweater having a textured yoke, & buttonholes.

 

Supplies Needed:

  • 1 ball of worsted weight yarn (or 2 balls if you would like a larger sweater and booties.)
  • Size 8 circular needles at least 16inches long,
  • 2 stitch holders (or you can use 2 circular size 8 needles 16″ and 20″ long.)
  • 6 stitch markers[or elastic bands work well]

 

Where can you get supplies?

Joanns

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Mini Easter Basket

Class Name: Mini Easter Basket

Instructor: Terry K

Craft Category: Easter Craft

Class format: phone

Class Date: April 6, 2017

Class time: 8 PM EDT

Sign Up Deadline: March 31, 2017

Skills needed: none

 

Class Description:

Make a small Easter basket with a mini chick or bunny.

This is a quick class to give you the instructions to make inexpensive baskets to give to a few people. After completing it, you may fill it with your candy or eggs. Alternative ideas for different ways to make these baskets will be given in class

 

Supplies Needed:

Container for your basket, (example: applesauce single serve, margarine tub, any round container)

6 pipe cleaners in pastel colors

Glue

Hole punch

Scissors

2 yellow pompoms

1 orange pipe cleaner

2 squally eyes

Orange foam or construction paper

 

Where can you get supplies?

Walmart, craft stores and your cupboards.

 

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Sewing a Dishtowel and Potholder

Class Name: Sewing a Dishtowel and Potholder

Instructor: Terry K

Craft Category: sewing

Class format: email

Class Date: May 7, 2017

Sign Up Deadline: April 28, 2017

Skills needed must know how to make a straight stitch with needle and thread or a machine.

 

Class Description: Second in the series of “Crocheted Dishcloths and more,” this class will teach you how to make a dishtowel and potholder that attach together with one stitch, which will then close with a button when finished to hang on your stove handle or other places. Great craft item to sell and make a great gift.

 

Supplies Needed:

  • Matching dish towel and pot holder
  • Thread
  • sewing needle
  • scissors
  • 1 button

 

Where can you get supplies?

Any craft store.

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Knit Slipped Stitch Dish Cloth

Knit Slipped Stitch Dish Cloth

 

Class Name: Knit Slipped Stitch Dish Cloth

 

Instructor: Dixie S

Craft Category: needle knitting

Class format: email

Class Date: May 1, 2017

Sign Up Deadline: April 21, 2017

Skill Level: Know how to cast on, Knit, and bind off.

 

 

Class Description: This would be a great cloth for the beginner knitter. The pattern is easy to do, easy to remember, and makes a nice fabric.

 

Supplies Needed:

1 ball worsted weight cotton yarn in the color of your choice.

Knitting needles size 6 or 7

Stitch markers

Tapestry needle

 

Where can you get supplies?

Any craft supply shop, yarn shop, or online at places like www.yarns.com

 

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Loom Knit Mitered Square Scarf

Loom Knit Mitered Square Scarf

 

Class Name: Loom Knit Mitered Square Scarf

Instructor: Cathy F

Craft Category: loom knitting

Class format: email

Class Date: May 14, 2017

Sign Up Deadline: May 4, 2017

Skill Level: beginner

 

Class Description: Knit a scarf consisting of diamond shapes knitted together. This is a pretty pattern with the diamonds forming scalloped edges on the scarf. It can be made all in one color or with diamonds of different colors.

 

Supplies Needed:

  • Loom with at least 23 pegs (either ¾ or ½ inch gauge
  • 2 skeins of bulky weight yarn.
  • 3 stitch markers
  • Loom tool
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors

 

Where can you get supplies?

Any craft store

 

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Loom Knit Newborn Cable Hat

Class Name: Loom Knit Newborn Cable Hat

Instructor: Cathy F

Craft Category: loom knitting

Class format: phone

Class Dates: Friday, April 7 and 14, 2017

Class time: 8 PM eastern

Sign Up Deadline: March 31, 2017

Skill Level: beginner

 

Class Description: Loom knit a newborn hat and learn to make a cable stitch for decoration. In this class, as in the newborn baby booties class, we will use two strands of yarn held together.

 

Supplies Needed:

  • 24 peg large gauge loom
  • Small amount of worsted weight yarn in a pastel color
  • Yarn tool
  • Scissors

 

Where can you get supplies?

Any craft store

 

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Ten stitch Dish Cloth

 

Class Name: 10 stitch Dish Cloth

Instructor:

Craft Category: needle knitting

Class format: email

Class Date: April 1, 2017

Sign Up Deadline: March 22, 2017

Skill Level: Intermediate to advanced beginner: Know how to knit, purl, cast on and bind off.

Class Description: This class will be co-taught with Annette, this is in interesting pattern for the advanced beginner to intermediate knitter.

 

Supplies Needed:

  • knitting needles size 6 or 7
  • 1 ball worsted weight cotton yarn
  • tapestry needle to weave in ends

Where can you get supplies?

www.amazon.com

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Crocheted baby ripple afghan

Class Name: Crocheted baby ripple afghan

Instructor: Cathy F

Craft Category: crochet

Class format: phone

Class Dates: Friday march 10 and 17, 2017

Class time: 8 PM eastern

Sign Up Deadline: March 3, 2017

Skill Level: intermediate. This class is not recommended for the beginner crocheter for a number of reasons. A lot of stitch counting is involved; crocheting multiple stitches into a single stitch is necessary, as well as the need to knit into the back loop only. You will also be changing yarn colors.

 

Class Description:

In this class, you will use the chain and single crochet stitches to make a beautifully textured and colorful afghan for that special baby. This blanket Measures 34″ x 56″.  If you are ready for a challenge, this is a nice blanket to try.

Supplies Needed:

  • Crochet hook size G or H.
  • Several colors of soft 4 ply worsted yarn (about 20 oz. yarn total)
  • Scissors
  • Stitch markers

 

Where can you get supplies?

Any craft store.

 

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