Stitches West 2012

Location: Santa Clara Convention Center

Description: Stitches West is the last weekend in February. The dates of the show are from the 24th-26th with the hours being 10-6pm on Friday and Saturday and 10-4pm on Sunday. Our shop will be CLOSED during this show, if you would like to come visit us at the show we are booth #1034-1036 where you’ll also get a chance to see Kira K’s newest patterns and knitting kits. You can download a vendor map of the floor space here at (click me) so that you can start planning your attack of yarn, fiber and tools on the market floor. If you haven’t purchased your market floor tickets yet you can do here at (click me) AND if you enter the promotional code: WEST you will also be able to receive $2.00 off per ticket ordered. Need to know how to get there? You can find directions to the Santa Clara Convention Center here at (click me).

See you there!

Fiber Night

Title: Fiber Night
Location: Urban Fauna Studio
Description: Join us for a free fiber night at our studio! Drop in any time and bring a fiber craft of your choice to work on (Felting, Spinning, Knitting, Crochet, etc..). We meet the First Monday of every month. Participation is free but please feel free to bring a drink or treat to share! Hope to see you there!
Start Time: 6:00pm
End Time: 8:00pm

Wheel Spinning I

Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm
Skill Level: Basic Spindle Spinning a plus
Instructor: Blas Herrera
Class Size: 6 (Min. 2)
Age Group: 12 and up

Materials Needed: One Spinning Wheel (can be rented with registration) Fiber included in the instruction fee.

Learn to spin your own yarns on a spinning wheel. In this two hour course we’ll cover the basics of how a spinning wheel works and learn to draft and spin a continuous thread.

Cost: $85 w/wheel rental $70 w/o wheel rental

 

Wheel Spinning I
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Drop Spinning 1

Title: Drop Spinning 1
Skill Level: None needed.
Age Group: 8 and up.
Class Size: 8
Instructor: Blas Herrera
Time: 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Materials needed: 1 drop spindle, wool and instructional sheet

Students will be given a brief overview about the history of spinning. What is spinning and what can be spun, an overview of fibers. Students will also learn finger spinning a short length of yarn, spinning with a drop spindle as tool to spin faster, learn the park and draft method, transition to drop spindling w/ gravity as students become comfortable. Each student that purchases the class with materials will be going home with a Greensleeves Bare Bones Drop Spindle, a couple ounces of wool and written instructions.  Students that already have a Drop Spindle can choose the second option in the drop down menu and purchase the class at a discount rate of only $30. Instruction will last for 1 hour.

Cost: $45.00 (all materials) or $30 (bring your own spindle)

Drop Spindle Class
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Drop in Needle Felting

Title: Drop in Needle Felting
Location: Urban Fauna Studio
Time: From Open at 12:00 PM to LAST CALL at 4:00 PM (Lessons are 1 hour long)

Skill Level: No Experience Needed
Instructor: Blas Herrera
Class Size: No more than 8 at any given time
Age Group: Generally 12 and up, Have questions? Feel free to contact us!

Materials Needed: All materials provided for one small project

Needle felting, an exciting and easy dry felting method, has gained tremendous popularity over the last decade. This fun technique uses a special needle to transform wool fleece into everything from detailed surface embellishment to 3-D figures. Using your own needle, wool, and other basic tools, learn to needle felt! You get to pick from a rainbow of colors to make your project. After learning this technique you can make a lovely mobile, ornaments, embellishments for a larger felt piece, or a lovely pendant!

COST: $20.00 (includes instruction and all materials for one small project)


Choose Time Slot
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Drop in Needle Felting

Title: Drop in Needle Felting
Location: Urban Fauna Studio
Time: From Open at 12:00 PM to LAST CALL at 4:00 PM (Lessons are 1 hour long)

Skill Level: No Experience Needed
Instructor: Blas Herrera
Class Size: No more than 8 at any given time
Age Group: Generally 12 and up, Have questions? Feel free to contact us!

Materials Needed: All materials provided for one small project

Needle felting, an exciting and easy dry felting method, has gained tremendous popularity over the last decade. This fun technique uses a special needle to transform wool fleece into everything from detailed surface embellishment to 3-D figures. Using your own needle, wool, and other basic tools, learn to needle felt! You get to pick from a rainbow of colors to make your project. After learning this technique you can make a lovely mobile, ornaments, embellishments for a larger felt piece, or a lovely pendant!

COST: $20.00 (includes instruction and all materials for one small project)


Choose Time Slot
Student Name
Student Phone Number



Drop in Needle Felting

Title: Drop in Needle Felting
Location: Urban Fauna Studio
Time: From Open at 12:00 PM to LAST CALL at 4:00 PM (Lessons are 1 hour long)

Skill Level: No Experience Needed
Instructor: Blas Herrera
Class Size: No more than 8 at any given time
Age Group: Generally 12 and up, Have questions? Feel free to contact us!

Materials Needed: All materials provided for one small project

Needle felting, an exciting and easy dry felting method, has gained tremendous popularity over the last decade. This fun technique uses a special needle to transform wool fleece into everything from detailed surface embellishment to 3-D figures. Using your own needle, wool, and other basic tools, learn to needle felt! You get to pick from a rainbow of colors to make your project. After learning this technique you can make a lovely mobile, ornaments, embellishments for a larger felt piece, or a lovely pendant!

COST: $20.00 (includes instruction and all materials for one small project)


 

Choose Time Slot
Student Name
Student Phone Number


Drop in Needle Felting

Title: Drop in Needle Felting
Location: Urban Fauna Studio
Time: From Open at 12:00 PM to LAST CALL at 7:00 PM (Lessons are 1 hour long)

Skill Level: No Experience Needed
Instructor: Blas Herrera
Class Size: No more than 8 at any given time
Age Group: Generally 12 and up, Have questions? Feel free to contact us!

Materials Needed: All materials provided for one small project

Needle felting, an exciting and easy dry felting method, has gained tremendous popularity over the last decade. This fun technique uses a special needle to transform wool fleece into everything from detailed surface embellishment to 3-D figures. Using your own needle, wool, and other basic tools, learn to needle felt! You get to pick from a rainbow of colors to make your project. After learning this technique you can make a lovely mobile, ornaments, embellishments for a larger felt piece, or a lovely pendant!

COST: $20.00 (includes instruction and all materials for one small project)


Choose Time Slot
Student Name
Student Phone Number



Drop in Needle Felting

Title: Drop in Needle Felting
Location: Urban Fauna Studio
Time: From Open at 12:00 PM to LAST CALL at 6:00 PM (Lessons are 1 hour long)

Skill Level: No Experience Needed
Instructor: Blas Herrera
Class Size: No more than 8 at any given time
Age Group: Generally 12 and up, Have questions? Feel free to contact us!

Materials Needed: All materials provided for one small project

Needle felting, an exciting and easy dry felting method, has gained tremendous popularity over the last decade. This fun technique uses a special needle to transform wool fleece into everything from detailed surface embellishment to 3-D figures. Using your own needle, wool, and other basic tools, learn to needle felt! You get to pick from a rainbow of colors to make your project. After learning this technique you can make a lovely mobile, ornaments, embellishments for a larger felt piece, or a lovely pendant!

COST: $20.00 (includes instruction and all materials for one small project)


Choose Time Slot
Student Name
Student Phone Number