Greetings from space! Here’s what has been happening around the shop this frigid week, as well as upcoming classes and events.
Madder Root Temporary Tattoos
The Fiberists Audubon Worsted
Happit by Kate Davies
Arnall-Culliford Knitwear’s A Year of Techniques
Our dear friend Olga Buraya-Kefelian will be teaching a slew of workshops this winter here in space! If you’re interested in learning more about brioche, check out the Colorful Brioche workshop on Sunday, January 21st and the Brioche and Beyond (Armwarmers) workshop on Friday, January 26th. For the most unique shawl, try the Three Dimensional Shawl Workshop on Sunday, February 4th. Lastly, Olga will be offering her Geometric Colorwork Hat workshop and Magical Brioche Cowl workshop on Saturday, February 17th.
Well-known designer Susan B. Anderson will be returning to space this February to teach three fantastic workshops. First up will be her Sheep! workshop on Friday, February 9th. She’ll be back on Saturday, February 10th to teach both her Fair Isle Fingeless Mitts workshop and her Three French Hens workshop (currently sold out). Slots are going quickly, but please note that many of her workshops to have some homework.
Coming Up In Our Classroom!
The Jimi Shawl class starting on Sunday, January 14th is a great beginner shawl class with the designer, Dee O’Keefe. Learn a variety of useful techniques, including increases, basic lace and striping. $65.
Jump into the elegant world of lace through the Hap Cowl – Intro to Lace class starting on Sunday, January 21st. You’ll learn the basics of lace by using traditional Scottish lace elements in a modern cowl. Please note that this class has homework in order to stay on pace with the content. $65.
Looking to expand your fiber crafting to weaving? Check out our Introduction to Tapestry Weaving class starting on Tuesday, January 23rd to learn all the basics while creating your very own artistic wall hanging. $80.
The Cabled Child’s Sweater class starting on Tuesday, January 23rd is the perfect course to learn a variety of useful skills to move your forward in your craft. You’ll learn both basic raglan sweater construction and cables, as well as finishing techniques, all while making a classic sweater for a little one in your life. $80.
The Top Down Lace Child’s Cardigan class is another skill-packed class! You’ll learn raglan shaping, basic lace and how to knit short rows while creating an adorable sweater that will make a lovely addition to your child’s wardrobe. Class begins on Wednesday, January 24th. $80.
The First Hat – Beanie or Slouch Hat class is a great second course after completing the Intro to Knitting Course and gives you the option of hat style that you prefer. This class begins on Saturday, January 27th. $65.