Skills Classes | Ongoing Classes

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Skills Classes

  • Introduction to Felting with Ana Garcia

    Learn how to create beautiful wool felt with only three ingredients: wool roving, soap, and water! Add color and embellishment with felting needles; add thread embroidery, beads, and sequins to make a lovely piece of fabric that can be used in any number of ways. Introduction to Felting

    • Materials:
      • Required -
        • bath towel (not new!)
        • roving in several colors
      • Optional -
        • needlefelting needles
        • foam block for needlefelting
        • beading needles
        • embroidery floss
        • beads
        • sequins
        • small scissors

    • Date: Sunday, March 11 OR April 8
    • Time: 11 am - 2 pm
    • Cost: $30
    • Pre-registration required!

  • Nuno Felted Flowers with Ana

    Nuno Felted Flowers with Ana

    This is an easy introduction to Nuno felting. These flowers work up quickly and can be embellished with beads and sequins.

    • Date: Sunday, December 11, 2016
    • Cost: $35
    • Time: 11am-2pm
    • Preregistration required!

  • Felt Painting with Ana

    Painting with Wool: Wool Felt Pictures with Ana

    Learn to make felted pictures using wet-felting techniques. Add details with needlefelting, yarns, threads, and bead embroidery. Drawings and drawing elements will be provided to help you with the design of your piece.

    • Date: Sunday, April 22, 2018
    • Cost: $40
    • Time: 10am-2pm
    • Preregistration required!

    Felt Painting with Ana

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Ongoing Classes

  • Help for Stuck Projects with Eileen

    Have knitted UFOs hanging around your place? Unfinished Objects sit in your basket, looking at you accusingly and taking room away from new yarns! Eileen will help you with finishing issues you may have to get those UFOs done. This class is not a drop-in group; students must pre-register and contact Eileen before the class so she can discuss what finishing assistance is needed.(If you would rather call her, please call the shop at 858/272-8185; we'll have her call you back.)

    Classes are limited in size to 5 students.

    • Date: 2nd Tuesdays
    • Time: 1:30 - 3 pm
    • Cost: $15 per 1.5 hour session
    • Pre-registration required!

  • Crochet & Tunisian Crochet with Anne

    Anne teaches any level of crocheter; she is very skilled in Tunisian and beaded crochet.
    • Dates: Every Thursday
    • Times: 10 am - 12 pm
    • Cost: $30/one student, $20/two or more students (or by arrangement)
    • Pre-registration required!

  • Knitting with Jan

    Whether you want to learn to knit from the beginning, or want help on a technique, pattern, or project, Jan can help you out!
    • Dates: Sundays
    • Times: 10-12 pm
    • Cost: $20
    • Pre-registration required!

  • Knitting or Crochet Clinic with Julie

    Drop-in class - come on by and ask Julie for help with your knitting questions - especially socks!
    • Dates: Saturdays
    • Times: 1-5 pm
    • Cost: $15/1.5 hours
    • No pre-registration required

  • Intermediate/Advanced Needlepoint with Nancy

    Nancy is an expert in choosing threads, stitch patterns, and colors! Morning and afternoon sessions held.
    • Dates: Alternate Tuesdays; one Saturday/month
    • Times: Tuesdays - 9:30-12 pm/12:30-3pm; Saturdays - 10-1 pm/2-5 pm
    • Cost: $20/each Tuesday sessions; Saturdays: $25/half-day; $45/all day
    • No pre-registration required
    • Upcoming classes
      February 27
      March 3
      March 13
      March 27
      April 7
      April 10
      April 24