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June 21-23, 2013 at the Lake County Fairgrounds, Grayslake, IL
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Bead Weaving Beading Color Work
Crochet Design Dyeing
Dyeing: Natural Fabric Painting Fascinator Hats
Felting : Wet Felting Handspinning Jewelry
Knitting Kumihimo Lace
Needle Felting Polymer Clay Spinning
Surface Design Technique Weaving
Weaving: Continuous Strand Weaving: Continuous Warp Weaving: Tablet Weaving

Weaving: Continuous Strand

Class ID: 1200 - Weave a Dishcloth

Teacher: Jane Grogan
Class Level: Beginner (no experience)
Class Type:
Class Date: Saturday August 2nd
Class Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Class Location: A

Students will learn to weave a cotton dishcloth using a simple over/under technique of continuous strand weaving. The class focuses on the dishcloth as a project but the loom can be used with other fibers for other projects.

Students Will Learn: To weave on a frame loom using the continuous strand technique.

Homework: None

Class Prerequisites(Students should know): No experience requird

Materials Fee: $38.00
   *Material fees are separate from class fees and paid to the instructor the day of the class.

Materials Fee Includes: 10.5" wooden frame loom, yarn for class project, and handouts.

Students Should Bring: scissors, size G crochet hook, pencils and notebook.

Teacher Will Supply: Yarn for class project, handout.

Minimum Age: 13
Maximum Class Size: 15
Class Fee: $40.00


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Class ID: 1201 - Weave a Rectangle

Teacher: Jane Grogan
Class Level: Beginner (no experience)
Class Type:
Class Date: Sunday August 3rd
Class Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Class Location: A

Discover the fun in weaving a small 3"x7" rectangle and then assembling the pieces to form squares and larger pieces.

Students Will Learn: to weave continuous strand style to form a rectangle that can pieced for small objects such as trivets or placemats or larger pieces such as shawls and blankets.

Homework: None

Class Prerequisites(Students should know): No experience required.

Materials Fee: $27.00
   *Material fees are separate from class fees and paid to the instructor the day of the class.

Materials Fee Includes: a wooden rectangle frame loom ( 3.5" x7"), yarn for class, and handout.

Students Should Bring: Scissors, blunt tapestry needle, pencil and notebook.


Minimum Age: 13
Maximum Class Size: 15
Class Fee: $40.00


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Class ID: 1202 - Weave a Sweet Heart

Teacher: Jane Grogan
Class Level: Beginner (no experience)
Class Type:
Class Date: Friday August 1st
Class Time: 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Class Location: A

Hearts woven on a sweet little loom are irresistible. The hearts take less than four yards of yarn and the weaving requires only a needle and a few minutes.

Students Will Learn: to weave a heart using a simple over and under technique. Class will include ideas to design projects using the 3" hearts.

Homework: None

Class Prerequisites(Students should know): No experience required.

Materials Fee: $27.00
   *Material fees are separate from class fees and paid to the instructor the day of the class.

Materials Fee Includes: 3" wooden loom to take home after the class, yarn,and supplies for class projects, and handout

Students Should Bring: scissors, blunt tapestry needle, pencil and notebook


Minimum Age: 13
Maximum Class Size: 15
Class Fee: $40.00


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