Bring new dimension to your knitting with this 3 part workshop that really pops the top. Expert Ann Myhre, owner of Knitty Cat, brings her mad genius to this class – you’ll learn simple and intricate methods for adding bas relief (raised) details to your knitting projects. You’ll also explore how to knit negative spaces (holes, really) into your pieces. It is knitting with a Pop! $20 materials fee, all yarn included. Registration is required and will open on Wednesday, July 24.
Wednesdays, August 7, 14 and 21, Noon-2 p.m. http://denverlibrary.org/fresh#pop
This intermediate knitting, 4 part workshop explores the technique of toe-up sock knitting. Taught by our expert knitters Janny Potter and Ann Myhre, you’ll bring your sock knitting anxiety to heel in a great class while creating a cozy pair of socks for cool autumn weather. Choose from a gorgeous selection of self-striping yarns for this project. Cost of yarn for this workshop is $8.50 and students bring their needles from home or their favorite LYS. Registration is required and will open on Monday, July 22.
Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Join us for a special presentation for families about backyard beekeeping with local beekeeper Siobhan Keleher. Following the presentation, decorate a pot to take home and plant your own bee attracting plant. Supplies are limited, so one pot per family please!
Every Monday evening the Fresh City Lounge is open for freestyle stitchers to come in and enjoy the company of other knitters. Bring any portable handwork. No Registration Required. http://denverlibrary.org/fresh#madame
Learn how to transfer images from photos and magazines onto recycled jars to make a beautiful candle holder or vase. If you would like to use a particular photo, please bring at least two laser copies. Registration is required.