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Events & Workshops - October 2013 - December 2013

SPECIAL HOLIDAY WORKSHOP: WOOLLY WREATHwreath

Saturdays, Nov. 9 or Nov. 16 • 1-3 p.m.

 Make your own Woolly Wreath just like you saw at Holiday Sparkle. Cheri Simmons will get you started and share her tips and tricks so you can make these lovely holiday wreaths for you and your friends.

 No charge for the workshop; $15 materials fee covers pattern and 14” wreath form. 

 

  

feltedlanternSPECIAL HOLIDAY WORKSHOP: NUMO-FELTED LUMINARIES

Tuesday, Nov.12, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m or Sunday, Nov. 24 • 9 a.m. - Noon.


Felt Evolution’s frosted lantern shades will make great luminaries or unique centerpieces for the holidays! You’ll use wool roving, yarn and doilies to create your own shade using wet and nuno felting techniques.

Workshop fee: $50, plus $8 materials fee

 

SPECIAL HOLIDAY WORKSHOP: HOLIDAY SWEATER ORNAMENTS

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2 - 5 p.m or Sunday, Nov. 24 • 1 - 4 p.m.

Felt Evolution’s Sara Smelt will help you wet felt a holiday sweater ornament. You can hang it on your Christmas tree, over the fireplace to welcome Santa, or make more and decorate a wreath. Whatever way you use them, you’ll have the cutest ornaments in town.

Workshop fee: $50, plus $8 materials fee

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Introducing...ABYC SOCK CLUBsocks

Sock knitters rejoice! You can now come hang out in our Annex the first Wednesday of each month and join other sock knitters who will offer encouragement, inspiration or just companionship. We only ask that when knitting with the sock club you use yarn purchased from our shop. (See "Groups" for details.)

 

 

  

HOLIDAY SPARKLE 

Sunday, Oct. 27  •   11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 Don't miss our annual open house showcasing great new projects our elves have conjured up.
We'll show you all kinds of fun, easy and dazzling gift ideas that are quick to knit, crochet or weave so you can get a head start on your holiday gift list!

 

GIRLS' NIGHT OUT

Wednesday, Dec. 4  •   6 - 9 p.m.

We are treating you to a night out to come peruse the store for those special yarns, knitting bags, accessories, needles, etc. that you would like to see wrapped under your Christmas tree or for another special occasion. Enjoy light refreshments while you make out your "wish list." Then leave it with us, along with some contact names and we'll pass on the hint.
Event is complimentary, but please let us know that you plan to attend.

  

 UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS in JANUARY 2014

Prism Yarns Trunk Show & Workshops with Laura Bryant
 January 7 & 8, 2014

Cat Bordhi Workshops
January 27 - 29, 2014

Watch your emails or our website for more information on these events.

 

ABYC KNITTING GROUPS

You are welcome to join the following groups. Please call if you'd like more information.

**AYBC Sock Club: Wednesdays, Oct. 2, Nov. 6, Dec. 4 • 1 - 3 p.m.
Knit it Forward Charity Knitting: Thurs., Sep. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 21, Dec. 19 • 1 - 3 p.m.
Annex Knitting/Crocheting: Every Friday (with some exceptions TBA) • 2 - 6 p.m.
Knit & Practice Spanish: Wed., Oct. 2 & 23, Nov. 6 & 13, Dec. 11 & 18 • 5 - 6:30 p.m.
ABYC Book Club: Wed., Sep. 25, Oct. 23• 2 - 3:30p.m. Nov. & Dec. TBA
Stitches from the Heart: First Wednesday of the month • 1 - 3 p.m. 

 

 

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