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We’re Back!

2 Dec

Our classes did not meet last week because of Thanksgiving break, but it was fabulous to be back creating today!

Another quilt to donate!

Another quilt to donate!

Starting a quilt.

Starting a quilt.

Working away!

Working away!

More sewing.

More sewing.

Almost done!

Almost done!

Weaving.

Weaving.

Starting a new project.

Starting a new project.

Ironing.

Ironing.

Starting a crochet afghan.

Starting a crochet afghan.

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Fabulous Finished Projects!

19 Oct

These students have been working away with such enthusiasm!!

4th grader blouse.

4th grader blouse.

Quilted bag in process.

Quilted bag in process.

5th grader backpack.

5th grader backpack.

5th grader backpack.

5th grader backpack.

Dog Pillowcase.

Dog Pillowcase.

4th grader jammie pants.

4th grader jammie pants.

3rd grader Cat Pillowcase.

3rd grader Cat Pillowcase.

4th grader headband.

4th grader headband.

5th grader headband.

5th grader headband.

5th grader crochet scrunchie.

5th grader crochet scrunchie.

5th grader completely lined book bag.

5th grader completely lined book bag.

The Penultimate Day of Camp

2 Jul

These days and weeks are flying by so quickly!  Here I find that we have completed our penultimate day of knitting/crochet camp and everyone has made such great progress, I am so proud of our students!

Cute little pom pom bunny.

Cute little pom pom bunny.

Lots of knitting!!

Lots of knitting!!

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Knitting on the patio.

Knitting on the patio.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Working away.

Working away.

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Snack time and knitting time.

Snack time and knitting time.

Snack time and knitting time.

Snack time and knitting time.

Working on the inside of the paper pulp bowls.

Working on the inside of the paper pulp bowls.

Inside of our paper pulp bowls.

Inside of our paper pulp bowls.

Embelishing the outside of our bowls.

Embelishing the outside of our bowls.

Ready for the 4th of July!

Ready for the 4th of July!

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Outside of our bowls.

Outside of our bowls.

Outside of a bowl.

Outside of a bowl.

2nd day of Knitting Camp

30 Jun

WOW!  That’s all I can say about today!  Everyone worked really hard and had lots of fun.  They completed projects, started projects, mastered skills and much more.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Making paper pulp bowls.

Making paper pulp bowls.

More paper pulp bowl.

More paper pulp bowl.

It's gooey!

It’s gooey!

Bowls outside to dry.

Bowls outside to dry.

Hair bow.

Hair bow.

Knitting and Crochet Camp!

29 Jun

Our first day of knitting and crochet camp was fabulous!

Happy students!

Happy students!

Working hard.

Working hard.

Finished pieces for a stuffed animal.

Finished pieces for a stuffed animal.

New crocheter.

New crocheter.

Crocheter.

Crocheter.

Snack Time!

Snack Time!

Hair bow.

Hair bow.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Granny square in progress.

Granny square in progress.

Hair scrunchie in progres.

Hair scrunchie in progres.

Small stuffed animal.

Small stuffed animal.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Stuffed animals in progress.

Stuffed animals in progress.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Fun Knitting!

25 May

So many fun things being created in class!

Spool knitted coaster.

Spool knitted coaster.

Half of the front of a sweater complete!!

Half of the front of a sweater complete!!

Crochet.

Crochet.

Spool knitting.

Spool knitting.

Playing with buttons.

Playing with buttons.

Spool knitted coaster.

Spool knitted coaster.

Monster stuffed toy finished!!  So Cute!

Monster stuffed toy finished!! So Cute!

Working on a scarf.

Working on a scarf.

Learning some new crochet stitches and techniques.

Learning some new crochet stitches and techniques.

Little bear pom pom.

Little bear pom pom.

Braided Headband.

Braided Headband.

Getting better at knitting.

Getting better at knitting.

Working on her chick.

Working on her chick.

More crochet - a scarf.

More crochet – a scarf.

New knitter working hard.

New knitter working hard.

God's Eye.

God’s Eye.

Two tone.

Two tone.

Very classic and muted colors.

Very classic and muted colors.

All of our students made a 4-sided and a 6-sided God's Eye.

All of our students made a 4-sided and a 6-sided God’s Eye.

Love that variegated yarn!

Love that variegated yarn!

Lovely color choices!

Lovely color choices!

Dyeing Yarn

5 May

We had a great time in knitting class!

The start of a sweater.

The start of a sweater.

Spool knitting.

Discussing their knitting.

New knitter working on her project.

New knitter working on her project.

3rd grade headband.

3rd grade headband.

Working on a stuffed bear.

Working on a stuffed bear.

Enjoying knitting with friends.

Enjoying knitting with friends.

Getting ready to dye yarn - wearing fancy aprons.

Getting ready to dye yarn – wearing fancy aprons.

Arranging yarn on their plates.

Arranging yarn on their plates.

Starting to dye.

Starting to dye.

So much fun!

So much fun!

They really took their time.

They really took their time.

So pretty!

So pretty!

Great color combinations!

Great color combinations!

Just wait until you see how it all turned out!

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