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NO SKILLS REQUIRED No previous experience in the craft is required.
EASY You should know the basics of the craft and have made at least one project.
INTERMEDIATE You should be comfortable with the craft and ready to learn something new.
ADVANCED You should have made several projects and should be comfortable making minor changes to patterns. Advanced is fun and challenging for thinking crafters.
Sheila Rolfer is the knitting and crochet educator for Clover. Previously associated with Renaissance Ribbon, she was responsible for original design development by working with noted fabric designers such as Tula Pink and Amy Butler. Leveraging that level of creative insight, Sheila adds over 50 years of knitting experience originating from her English grandmother. Using a variety of tools, textiles and techniques, she is particularly adept at creating unique and fun weaving, knitting and crochet projects. Sheila is at home teaching everything from beginning steps to the more advanced techniques that have applications to current knitting and crochet trends.
STITCHES West 2018 Classes
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Friday 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
8091 No skills required Tunisian Crochet 101
Tunisian is a type of crochet that holds all of the loops on the hook in a manner similar to knitting. This combination of hybrid results in a crocheted fabric with a truly unique texture. Sheila will demonstrate the basic techniques and you will practice using Clover's new interchangeable Tunisian Crochet hooks and cords.
Note: Knowledge of basic crochet stitches helpful.
Sponsored by Clover.
Saturday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8093 No skills required Crochet a Mat with Fabric Strips
Want to get it on with your creative self and bust your fabric stash at the same time? You're in luck. Learn to transform â€śoldâ€ť fabric pieces into continuous strip segments and crochet them into a beautiful and charming rug. You can rely on either a random result or set out for a pre-planned design. Using your favorite fabrics and a Clover jumbo crochet hook, set your imagination free. It's fun, fast and very cool.
Sponsored by Clover.