Romi Hill Comes to Salt Lake!

Join Romi Hill and take your knitting to the next level!

Though Romi is especially known for her lace knitting skills and designs, she has a wide range of expertise and is a patient, positive teacher. Romi’s expertise with beading, crochet and graphic design enhances her techniques and design.

In these four workshops there is something for everyone — learn how to polish the details of a lace garment, how to prevent and fix daunting mistakes in lace, how to work easily with color to create stunning mosaic patterns, and how to deconstruct and construct different shawl shapes.

Classes

  • Lacehacker, Saturday March 17 9 am-12 pm (Advanced Beginner to Advanced)
  • Reciprocate/Mosaic Knitting, Saturday March 17, 2-5 pm (Intermediate)
  • Lace Surgery, Sunday March 18, 9am-12pm, (Intermediate to advanced. Must be able to read charts.)
  • Shapely Shawls, Sunday March 18, 2-5 pm, (Intermediate)

Details

Spring Workshop Classes will be held at Westminster College, 1840 S 1300 E, Salt Lake City, Utah

Register Here!

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February Meeting Knits for Men

The Guild meeting this week will, among other things, present a stunning array of patterns to knit for the men in your lives. Here’s a reference guide you may wish to have in you knitting bag!

February Guild Meeting Roundup

Lots to do and hear this month!

Come to the meeting and enter the drawing!

Millcreek Public Library
2266 E. Evergreen Ave.
E. Millcreek, Utah 84109

  • A brief introduction will look at the history of men and knitting.
  • Presentations by local knitters:Dan Barney and Scott Noel.
  • References to knitting patterns for men and boys.
  • Show and Tell: Bring something you have knit for a boy or man.
  • Drawing for a book:Boyfriend SweatersPeople can enter for the drawing if they are interested. Only those who attend can enter! See Shelley Erickson for a ticket.  This is separate from door prizes.
Its Valentine’s Day, so if you wish, bring a treat to share. Or bring a date!
Don’t forget: Drop & Swap.Bring unwanted yarn, books, and knittig stuff. Help yourself to anything from the table, even if you didn’t bring anything.

Mystery Yarn Exchange 2018

If you exchanged yarn in the Mystery Yarn Exchange this year, here’s what you need to know:

Brown Bagging Yarn

For just 300 yards of nice yarn and a plain brown paper bag, you could have a talented guild member knit you a delightful surprise! Yes, Meika Jensen is coordinating the Mystery Yarn Swap this year, registering and distributing mystery yarns to knitters who will return hand knit surprises in April.

Here are the important notes:

Yarn Donors: Put 300 yards of nice yarn in a brown paper bag, and label it with the fiber content (wool, silk, acrylic, alpaca) so that knitters are not given a yarn they are allergic to. “Nice yarn” does not need to be expensive. “Nice yarn” means yarn that is not tangled, unknittable, or moth-eaten. Yes, this has happened.

Mystery Knitters: Knit something for the recipient and bring it to the April meeting where the mysteries will be revealed in show and tell. Please find a project that uses all or most of their yarn, 50-yard bolero ties are not a good project. Use Ravelry’s advanced pattern search tool to find projects for your yarn weight and length.

2017 Holiday Party

December Holiday Party!!
Wednesday, December 13th
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Members should have received address and details via email (a members only event)

Bring a side dish or dessert to share! Bring your knitting!

Come and enjoy an evening with friends, door prizes, a gift exchange, and good food.

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