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All the Rave: Crocheting is Not Your Grandmother’s Craft

02/17/2022

Did you know?  There is renewed interest in crocheting!  Whether you are new to the skill or are returning after a long break, Connie Lee is the perfect guide to learning how to crochet.  She’s teaching a series of online classes, with each class focusing on a particular crochet technique.  On February 26 join her to learn another technique, Marling,…

Geology Bike Tour (In-Person) June 11, 2022 – Session 2 – 2-5pm

02/16/2022

Date: June 11, 2022
Time: 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Total Cost: $25
Skill Level: Any capable of 15 miles of biking with some hills

Crochet 102: Marling – Online

02/24/2022

We all need a splash of color this time of year! Marling – a crochet technique using two strands of yarn held at the same time – is a great way to experiment with easy colorwork, from subtle to striking.  Join Instructor Connie Lee from the comfort of your own craft room as you learn this…

Reusable Beeswax Food Wraps In Person 

02/24/2022

You’ve seen them for sale – or maybe you’ve already purchased some. Now learn how to make your own natural, reusable food wraps! Instructor Cara Corey takes this simple concept and elevates it by helping you create the exact size and shapes you need, adding artistic – and useful closures – and learning how to care for your…

Featured Class – Mindful Stitching In-Person

02/24/2022

If our hand stitching tells a story, what would your stitches say about you? Would they be long, linear and smooth? Maybe they’d be short, staccato and jumbled. In this class, you’ll slow down and give yourself time to process the passage of time with hand work. You’ll come away grounded and with new insights into your…

Papercutting with Torben – Online 

02/24/2022

Danish artist Torben Jarlstrøm Clausen returns by popular demand! Get zany in this online workshop as you enter the universe of cutting paper. Feel the magic unfold on Sunday, February 27. Register here.  cover photo credit: Karen Reister

Love Is A Well-Stocked Craft Room

02/10/2022

This Valentine’s Day, give yourself and your honey the joy of creativity! Skip the sugar, and cook together this weekend. Or sign up to explore working with clay, or put your creativity to practical use by learning to mend and hand stitch. Take another step toward sustainability with reusable beeswax food wraps you’ve made yourself, or learn to make soap. How about a…

Featured Class: Create a Barn Hex Sign

02/10/2022

Ever admired those brightly colored signs you see on the side of barns? Wondered if there was a reason for the signs or if they are just for decoration? Tradition has it the signs were first painted by Pennsylvania Dutch farmers to ward off evil spirits or bring good favor to the farm family. Larry…

Relax, Breathe, Weave: Loom Weaving

02/10/2022

Using a pre-warped loom, you’ll be amazed at how rewarding weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom can be. Lisa Peterson is the perfect guide, she’s an experienced teacher and weaver who loves sharing her enthusiasm and skills. You’ll complete a table runner or set of coasters, learning about design, color, patterns and a few simple…

Easter Craft: Ukrainian Egg Decorating

02/10/2022

Create your perfect centerpiece or give as beautiful gifts – just in time for the Easter holidays, learn how to make Psyanky or Ukrainian decorated eggs. Learn the history and traditions of Ukrainian egg decorating as you create your own beautiful eggs. Invite a young friend, the class is appropriate for ages 12 and above.  Register…