Introduction Students: Bonnie will start you out in this 1 session beginner's class using yarn and a hook that are included in the class fee. This simple piece will teach you all the basic stitches. Workshop Students: If you already know basic crochet, Bonnie is here to help with any problems you might be having. Perhaps you need help with a new stitch, reading a pattern or just finding a new project to begin. No materials are included for Workshop students. Please note these are not Drop In classes. You must register by, at least, the day prior.
Knit with Dana Tuesdays, 5:00 - 7:00pm Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7, 14 or Thursdays, 5:00 - 7:00pm Sept. 11, 18, 25, Oct. 2, 9, 16 Drop In $12 or $56 for 6 week session
A very popular knitting instructor, Dana can help you find a new project, teach you a new technique or fix any pesky problems you're having. We appreciate your using yarn purchased from My Craft Room.
Knit with Janet
Wednesdays 10:00am - 12:00Noon or Wednesdays Noon - 2:00pm Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24 $10 per session
Janet is one of our most accomplished knitters. We've restructured Janet's classes so that you don't have to commit to a whole series. We're sure that this will be particularly helpful to our more experienced knitters who just need a bit of help with their current project. Remember though, that Janet welcomes all skill levels to her classes!We appreciate your using yarn purchased at My Craft Room.
Crafty Girls' Knight Out with Beth
Wednesday, Sept. 3 or 246:00 - 8:00pm$5
Feel like the company of like minded crafty types? Join Beth Wednesday evenings to knit, make cards, crop, bead or whatever trips your creative trigger. No formal instructions, just uninterrupted fun and the use of our big classroom tables.
More scenic stamping with Joyce and Stampscapes rubber stamps. It really is easier than it looks! Required Supplies: double stick tape, Colorbox Stylus handle with white oval tip attachments, double stick tape.
Sept. 10, Wednesday6:00 - 8:00pm Monthly meetings the 2nd Wednesday of each month through May, 2015 $90
Back for our 3rd year, if you're a knitter who likes great company, cool projects and wonderful discounts, our Knit Happy group is just for you! Members receive a special pattern for each monthly project plus a 20% discount on the yarn used, free gifts, snacks and a 15% discount on anything else they purchase the night of the meetings. Beth is our hostess again which automatically guarantees a good time and great help if you need it. The $90 fee (which works out to only $10 per month) must be paid by the evening of the first meeting.
Using some of the wonderful new dies available, make these fun dimensional cards with Joyce. Required supplies: double stick tape, foamsquares, glue dots, scissors, glue pen, glue stick, needle or pointed tool for releasing paper from dies and die cutting machine if you have one. Kits Available "To Go".
Sept. 13, Saturday2:30 - 4:30pm$22
Kits Available "To Go"!
Join Sharle to make these fun dimensional cards. The images come from pre-cut sheets so you don't even have to do a lot of cutting! Required supplies: double stick tape, pop dots.
Artist Trading Card Workshop & Swap Sept. 14, Sunday1:00 - 3:00pm$5 More fun with artist trading cards. ATCs are playing card sized works of art meant to trade - never to sell. There will be an ATC round robin where you'll swap your creations with the class so be sure to bring 10 ATCs with you. This month's theme is "Autumn Harvest". Please bring basic stamping supplies including paper trimmer. This is a great group - you've just gotta love these gals!
Cascade Yarn Tasting
Sept. 17, Wednesday6:00 - 8:00pm
$5 cover charge to be donated to Knit Michigan
Join us with our Cascade rep, Doug, for a great opportunity to sample 15 fabulous Cascade yarns. We're sure you're going to be delighted with the selection of yarns featured, both those we already carry and those we don't (yet!) If you discover something you can't live without, you'll get a 20% discount on the yarn you purchase that night. Adult refreshments and snacks will be served if you can manage to put your needel or hooks down for a moment. Don't forget to bring those!
Learn some great techniques with Joyce using beautiful Dreamweaver metal stencils. Required Supplies: scissors, double stick tape, removable tape (on a roll, not a runner), metal palette knife, several small stencil brushes, and a Picaso stencil shield. 3 stencils are included in the class fee!
Join Susan, our visiting Zentangle artist, to try your hand at something relaxing, fun and easy to learn. You don't have to be great at drawing and there are no mistakes! Just let creating repetitive, structured patterns relax you. Required Supplies: double stick tape, pencil and black fine point pen. (We prefer the Sakura Micron Pens in size 01 or 03.)
Join Joyce to play with these great new products from Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko. One is a spray that creates texture and resists other media. The other is the same product in a liner type of applicator. We're sure you'll find them "irresistible", too! Required supplies: double stick tape, small paintbrush, blending tool with foam attachments, scissors.
Christmas Paper Pack
Sept. 20, Saturday12:30 - 2:30pm$25 Available as a Kit "To Go"
Check out all the great cards you'll make from this new Christams 6 x 6" paper pad and still have materials left to make more at home! Required Supplies: double stick tape, pop dots, glue dots, paper trimmer.
Sept. 20, Saturday2:30 - 4:30pm$22
If you'd like to make a bunch of great cards in a quick 2 hours, this class is for you! You'll make 5 each of 3 different cards. Plus, you'll learn some new techniques along the way. Required supplies: double stick tape, pop dots.
Scrapbooking Pages - Sew Many Memories
Sept. 23, Tuesday1:00 - 3:00pm$18 Available as a Kit "To Go"
Joyce is putting together a 4 page kit every month to share with you. Please bring double stick tape, glue dots, scissors, foam squares, a few photos and any memorabilia you want to include. You may assemble the kit here with Joyce to help you if you have any questions or you can take the kit home.
Get your ghoul on with Joyce and make some fun and spooky Halloween cards. Required Supplies: scissors, double stick tape, glue dots, pop dots, blending tool with foam attachments.
IMPORTANT: Students enjoy a
10% discount on items purchased the day of their class or for any items
needed for a class but purchased ahead of time. You may call to
register for classes but must pay at the time of registration. Class
fees are nonrefundable but may be applied to another class if you
cancel by 7:00pm the day before the class. We reserve the right to
cancel classes without adequate participants and will notify you as
soon as possible if that should be necessary. Your payment will be
refunded if that should occur.