38. Beginning Crochet Fee: $65 + tax
Section A: Saturday October 12, & 19th 9:30-12:30 pm
Instructor: Maura Stone
Section B: Tuesday November 4, 12, & 19 6-8:00 pm
Instructor: Lewis Schafer
Students will learn all of the basic stitches (single, double, treble, and half-double crochet) and joining in the round, while working on a small project. Student supplies: One skein of light-colored wool yarn (4.5 – 5 st/inch)- crochet hook size G ; Maura recommends: Leisure Arts Pocket Guide: Crochet; Lewis Recommends the Knitters Handbook (on hold at VWools).
39. Tunisian Crochet
Instructor: Lewis Schafer Fee: $30
Date: Saturday October 19th 1-3 pm
Come learn the basics of Tunisian crochet; several different stitches so that we can crochet the Shalamar Shawl. Student supplies: J Hook and a skein of Blue Heron Rayon Metallic; and book – Tunisian Crochet: the Look of Knitting with the Ease of Crochet .
40. Garden Party Scarf
Instructor: Patricia Werner Fee: $35 + tax Mat Fee: $10(pattern)
Date: Saturday, December 7th 1-5 pm
This festive, quick to crochet scarf will make you the star of all the holiday gatherings. Everyone will want one, so consider these great, last minute gifts. The lattice scarf takes only 2 hours to complete and each flower and leaf are done in minutes. You must be fluent in ch, sc, hdc, and dc. Instructor supplies: detailed, 6 page pattern, full of color photos and sketches. I will also have my usual, inspirational trunk show for your enjoyment. Student supplies: approx. 165 yards of Ribbon or light bulky yarn for lattice scarf. Small amounts of any weight yarns for the flowers and leaves. Sewing needle and buttonhole weight thread to sew on the embellishments. Sizes K, E and F crochet hooks.