November meeting – 2018

The following workshops updates for 2018/2019 were announced:

  • Adventures in Crazy Lace by Myra Wood has been moved to April 2019.
  • Cecilia Campochiaro, author of Sequence Knitting, will be a guest speaker in January 7-8, 2019 and will conduct a 1 1/2 day workshop.
  • The Laura Bryant workshop, initially scheduled for April 2019, will be rescheduled to a later date.
  • Franklin Habit is also on the list for a workshop to be determined.

The budget was discussed and the dues were increased for the first time in many years to $40.

The stash sale will be in February and the Fashion Show will be in March. Donations for the stash sale can be dropped of at the meeting.

Community knitting:

  • Completed blankets made from charity squares for Shelter in the Storm and hats were shown.

Designer of the month:

  • The Designer of the Month, Melanie Berg, was presented by Linda Bohlinger who met her on a recent knitting cruise. See the separate post of her work.

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Projects from our Guild members:

The program for the meeting was a reveal of the Knitting challenge “Keeping it Simple”. The guidelines for articles were:

  • Monochromatic – one color family only
  • Knit and purl stitches only – NO OTHER STITCHES (except cast on and cast off)
  • Increases/Decreases can be used for garment shaping only
  • Any type of fiber
  • Can include different yarn in the same item
  • Item can use any craft, e.g. weaving, knitting, crochet, etc. but must be simple

 

 

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