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Gwen Bortner Classes

GWEN BORTNER CLASSES

JUNE 9, 2012

Gwen is a Craft Yarn Council Certified Teacher and teaches knitting at venues throughout the country.  She has been published in a variety of knitting magazines and is the lead designer for her business, Knitability,LLC.   Gwen’s passion is teaching and enjoys every opportunity to share her love of knitting with others.  Entrée to Entrelac, her first book will be available for signing at the end of each class.

KNIT A MASTERPIECE FROM LEFTOVER YARN  

JUNE 9, 2012

9.00 – NOON

Class Fee:  $35.00

Class begins by learning how to organize the yarn for easier use.  Next working with the yarn brought to class, experiment with different fabrics that only require a minimal amount of any given yarn.  Finally, discuss options for utilizing the fabrics to create a masterpiece project.

Please be sure to bring the following:

  • A wide variety of left over yarns (approx. ½ oz each), balled up and ready to be used – a minimum of 10 yards (more is fine)  - Please bring yarn you are willing to share with your fellow classmates as it will enhance the learning experience.   
  • 2 oz of a smooth black worsted weight yarn
  • US#10 needles

 

HELPS AND TRICKS FOR THE INTERMEDIATE KNITTER

JUNE 9  - 1:00 -4:00

Class Fee:  $35.00

So you have some knitting under your belt and you have arrived at that nebulous level of intermediate.  How do you move on from intermediate to advanced?  Do you have questions but never quite found the right class to ask them?  Are you sure the advanced knitters know something you don’t?    

If so, this is the class for you.  We will provide a variety of helps to take your knitting to the next level and along the way provide some tricks that you may not have thought of yet.

Please be sure to bring the following to class:

  • 1 oz (20yards or more) of light colored worsted weight yarn and size 8 or 9 knitting needles.

Cut at the line above and mail in

EACH CLASS IS LIMITED TO 25 STUDENTS

NO REFUNDS AFTER MAY 1ST

PLEASE CHECK THE FOLLOWING FOR THE CLASS(ES) YOU WISH TO TAKE:

   ____KNIT A MASTERPIECE FROM LEFT OVAR YARN                      $_______

  ____ HELPS AND TRICKS FOR THE INTERMEDIATE KNITTER    $_______

                                                                               TOTAL:                             $_______

PLEASE MAKE CHECK OUT TO WILLOWE’S BASKETRY & YARN HAUS. And send to:

 Willowe’s

226 West Main Street

Greenfield In 46140

QUESTIONS?? Call 317-462-2026