Tag Archives: Crochet

Knit and Crochet: Sister Crafts

Dawn Ask Martin compared and contrasted crochet and knitting for the Guild’s March program Growing up with a mom who crocheted, it was natural that Dawn became a crocheter. However, deep down she always had the desire to learn to … Continue reading

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Irish Fiber Traditions

Guild member, Dee Kruger, is proud of her Irish heritage and is an active participant in the Iowa Irish Fest held in Waterloo each summer. Through this connection the Guild was invited to have a booth at Irish Fest in … Continue reading

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Guild Hosts the Iowa Federation Meeting

After more than a year of planning, our Guild rolled out the welcome mat to the Iowa Federation of Handweavers and Spinners on October 7, 2017. Sixty-three fiber aficionados and vendors gathered at the beautiful New Aldaya Lifescapes facility in Cedar … Continue reading

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Crochet Classes

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Level 1 Crochet Class

The Level 1 Crochet class will be offered starting in November. The class consists of three one-hour sessions. To accommodate schedules, morning sessions and afternoon sessions are offered. Each class is limited to four students, so sign up soon to … Continue reading

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March into Making Bags

The March program was presented by our very own “Bag Lady,” Ellen Sakornbut. (Her words, not mine 😊)  She enjoys making bags because they are very functional, and everyone likes and needs bags. In addition, making a bag can fulfill … Continue reading

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November 2015 Program

It’s a Small World is the theme of this year’s Virginia Olson Competition. For the November program members were asked to share items that would have qualified for the contest but had been purchased, received as a gift, or made … Continue reading

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