Classes

Kate Larson and Nelly DeVault host regular fiber arts classes at the Trading Post. These informal sessions typically have a topic for discussion, but all are free to work on their own spinning and knitting projects as well. Unless otherwise noted, the cost for each 2-hour session is $15.

For more information, contact katelarsontextiles@gmail.com.


Aug 3 10–noon – Spinning S or Z for Knitting? with Kate Which direction should you spin and ply for your knitting style? We’ll make some small samples and determine the best fit for you. Bring short circular needles or DPNs in a couple of sizes between US 3–7. 
1–3pm – Spinner’s Cast-On with KateExplore several methods of fine-tuning your yarn for specific cast-on methods. (Only basic knitting skills needed.)

Aug 10 No classes. 

Aug 17 No classes. (Kate at John C. Campbell.)

Aug 24 No classes. (Historical Society meeting at the Trading Post.)

Aug 31 10–noon – Dyeing with Hopi Red Amaranth with Nelly.
1–3pm – Open Spinning & Knitting.