Intro to Crochet: Granny Squares (September 13th or October 14th) with Nicole Kuzma
So you have always wanted to learn how to crochet but where to start?? In this introductory course to crochet, we will explore and learn basic techniques such as slip stitch, chain stitch, single crochet, and more! We will learn how to hold your hook and yarn, understand basic crochet abbreviations for pattern reading, identify the front/back of stitches, and how to work within rounds. This course is perfect for those who have no experience, some basic experience but need some help, and folks who need a refresher to get back into crochet!Class Time
Wednesday, September 13th from 6 - 8 pm
Saturday, October 14th from 10 am - 12 pm
Materials (not included)
- Ritual Dyes Elder, or any skein of worsted weight yarn - single color or as many colors as you’d like!
- Size 5.0 mm (H) crochet hook
- Fabric measuring tape
Nicole has been a lifelong crochet-ist who has written patterns and explores the art of ‘freeform crochet’ in her personal practice. She has designed one-of-a-kind apparel and has fulfilled customer orders from Amigurumi to attire. Between 2016 and 2021, Nicole attained her A.A. in Studio Art, her BFA in Craft, and an MFA in Applied Craft and Design from PNC of Art in Portland. Her creative studies have focused on fiber arts and she has incorporated her history with crochet into modern, textile sculptures that include techniques such as spinning, dyeing, weaving, felting, and more. Nicole attributes her passion for handcraft to learning crochet from her friends where they shared food and technique. This sparked her journey as a fiber artist, along with a desire to share the tradition of, and sustain the history of handwork.Cancellation Policy
Classes require a minimum of 3 students. An emailed notification of cancellation will be sent 2 days before the class if the minimum is not met. In the case of shop cancellation, all registered students will be refunded the class fee. Any additional fees including materials and the shipping of materials are non-refundable. Student cancellations, missed classes or no-shows can not be refunded, exchanged or transferred.
**CLASS IS IN PERSON AT OUR STORE ON 11117 SE DIVISION ST, PORTLAND, OR**