PICTURE: Royale Knitter's Pride needles out. Beautiful handpainted wood. A new color for each size. Swivel cords and size 16" cords. Sharp metal tips with nice cloth needle pouch. Order for your birthday or pre-order for Christmas just around the corner.
NEW CLASS ADDED: Joan's new class. Joan is the owner Heritage Spinning and Weaving in Lake Orion.
WARPING WITH NEW EYES! September 8th , 2016 9 am – 1:30 pm
Description: Whether you just learned to weave or you've been weaving for 40 years, you just might find that this class will change your weaving life. You will learn to warp using fewer steps, more ergonomically, and with reduced errors all by yourself. We will cover using a warping mill, warping paddle, trapeze, winding a bobbin, threading the heddles, sleying the reed and tensioning the warp. We will take turns each step of the way so you can get a feel for it. You will get lots of tips that will help improve your weaving and your selvedges.
Required Supplies/Equipment/Books: None. You will want to bring note taking material.
Prerequisite: Must have experience on a multi-shaft loom.
Pre-Class Prep: None
Material fee: $5
Bring a snack.
Cost: $ 50
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Peeping Sheep Notes for September 2016 are out the end of August! We are excited about fall it is our favorite time of the year! Please email Cynthia your name and email to sign up for the notes!
Fussy Thread News is our 3nd quilting newsletter for September 2016. If you are interested in signing up for the newsletter email Cynthia at Cynthias702@aol.com to sign up!
FALL “BOM” ~ KATHY MYCHKOVSKY
…STARTING ON OCTOBER 8TH 9 to 11 am THE BIRD WALK QUILT! See quilt class info for all details. First block done and picture shown also.
Meet with Kathy every second Saturday of the month. More will be presented on this block a month in the next newsletter. Kathy will have a sample done of the first block to view in the store in August. Kathy is a long time quilter and use to run quilting classes at Calico Crafts. (Picture to come in August.)
Jump on Ravelry and join (or revisit) our discussion group, Petoskey Pointy Sticks. Gather virtually with others who have discovered Cindy’s Northern Crafts (formerly Cynthia’s Too!). You’ll find out what’s going on at open knits and what people are making, share tips, learn about classes, get a peek at new items coming into the store. Join in.
Quilting classes with Darlene!
Call us if you have any questions at (231) 439-9221.