The Black Sheep Weavers Fiber Guild offers an array of workshops throughout the year to enhance your fiber art skills. Details about each workshop are listed below.
You may register for any workshop at monthly Guild meetings. To register you must fill out a form for each workshop and attach check. Please date check 3 days before workshop date. Registration is first come, first serve. You are not registered until the workshop coordinator has your registration form and payment in hand. Registration forms will be available at the meeting and downloadable from the website. If you are unable to attend the meeting and wish to register, please mail your registration form and check (payable to BSWFG) and mail it to:
Debbie Nachtegall, 30 Texas, Rochester Hills, MI 48309. If you are interested in a class, please register before the deadline to avoid class cancellations
March BSWFG Workshop
Learn Color Work Knitting with Beth!
Description: Participants will learn how to cast on properly as well as how to read color charts to produce any one of the following: cowl, scarf, ear warmer, mitts. You can select the project you like! Beth will guide the participants and help them complete their projects.
Supply List: Participants will need two smooth (not art/bumpy yarn) well contrasted yarns and circular or a set of double point needles in suitable size for their yarn and working in the round the size for their desired project. Beth will bring print outs of gridded patterns for working in double knitting/color work. But people are welcome to bring any two color gridded design they would like to do. Please Note: this will only be worked in 2 colors - a background and a foreground. (Reversed on the opposite side). We will start with a double color long tail cast on (no worries, you never run out of yarn on this one!).
Skill level: Advanced Beginner to Intermediate (someone who can knit and needs minimal direction in the basics)
Date: Friday, March 15, 2019, Time: 2 – 6 pm Cost: $35
Please email me with any additional questions or if you would like to be put on the class list right away.
firstname.lastname@example.org I will bring pictures to the February BSWFG Meeting!