Sunday, June 24, 2007

Summer Hours

July 1 to August 9, 2007 Open Thursday to Saturday.
The week of July 31 to August 4, we will be closed.

Finally Finished

"Shell Tank" from Knitting Nature
Knit in Tahki Cotton Classic

Socks hot off the needles

Fabel (col 901) from Garnstudio
Knit on a multiple of 8 stitches.
(K4, P4) 6 rows. (P4, K4) 6 rows.

Trekking pro natura (col 1608)

Merino sock wool from Fleece Artist
"Cable Rib Socks" from Favorite Socks or
Spring 2005 issue of Interweave Knits.

Lantern Moon

Sox Stix- set of 5" double pointed needles in ebony or rosewood. Each set comes in a silk bag.
In stock in 2.00, 2.25, 2.75mm.
New round baskets with silk lining have arrived.
Silk needle sleeves are available in 2 styles.

Trekking-new products

Trekking pro natura (75% superwash wool, 25% bamboo) now in stock in 15 solid shades.
Trekking is also available undyed for those who want to dye their own sock wool.

Thursday, May 3, 2007

Focus on Fibre Arts Studio Sale

We're cleaning out our studios.
Join us at 12319 51A Avenue
Saturday May 12, 2007
FFAA members have cleaned out their studios and are offering all kinds of fibre art supplies at reasonable prices.
For more information contact Elizabeth at 437-1619.

Highlands Market

Wanted: Artisans, farmers, producers of marketable goods, and musicians.
Where: Highlands (65th Street and 112th Avenue)
When: June 2nd, and August 18th, 2007

For more information contact Bonnie at 471-2749 or Julianna at 477-2422.
Musicians contact Angela at 479-8404.

Monday, March 19, 2007

Spring Fling a Success

Lots of people showed up on Saturday for the Spring Fling. Many ears were adorned with new jewels and several needle felted creatures found new homes.

A needle felting class taught by Helen Gladstone will be upcoming. Phone to leave your name and number if you are interested in this class.

Monday, February 26, 2007

Started Today

Shell Tank (pg. 86) from Knitting Nature by Norah Gaughan. Yarn used is Cotton Classic by Tahki.

Sunday, February 25, 2007

Spring Fling - March 17, 2007

Featuring red door designer gems. Designer Robbi Elleker works with semi precious stones. She will have earrings, bracelets, and eye glass chains on display. Look at her sample book to find some ideas for custom work.

Orappa Mohair will also be present. Owner Helen Gladstone raises goats and will have a selection of hand dyed yarns available. Handmade felted animals created by Helen will be part of the display.

Come and see knitted lingerie from the spring 2007 issue of Interweave Knits. You may look at your knitting needles with renewed interest after seeing the lacy red silk thong.