PRAIRIE FIBER ARTS CENTER

Classes

Class Registration

To register for a class, please visit our online store!

 1. Select "Online Store" button in top right corner or follow this link: https://prairie-fiber-arts-center.myshopify.com/
 2. In the online store, hover over "Classes" to see the drop-down menu
 3. Select type of class (knitting, crocheting, etc.)
 4. Select your desired class
 5. Register!

A link to register is also included with each class below.


Questions?
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Building Blocks

Class includes 13 sessions.
Every other Tuesday
Starting June 29th-December 14th
10-11:30 AM at PFAC

Improve your knitting skills one square at a time! This class is designed for the knitter who is ready to go beyond knitting and purling.

Class Fee: $265
Instructor: Liz Fevig Hager

Materials Needed: Building Blocks student manual, 1400 yards (approx. 11 skeins) of chunky/bulky weight yarn. Size 10 24" circular needles, cable needle, blunt tip tapestry needle.
• Optional Materials: stitch markers, row counter.

All materials to be purchased separately and are available for purchase at PFAC. Each class focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a square or "block". Each block builds upon the skills of the previous pattern, giving knitters more confidence and knowledge. Blocks can be assembled into a lap blanket, 2 baby blankets or pillows.

• Yarn recommendation and in stock at PFAC: Cascade 128 Superwash Bulky. Colors can alternate between blocks or be one color for entire project. 10% off yarn purchased in store. Special yarn orders for this class must be placed by June 3rd.

Class size is limited, minimum 4 participants.

Complete Class Dates List:
June 29th
July 13th, 27th
August 10th, 24th
September 7th, 21st
October 5th, 19th
November 2nd, 16th, 30th
December 14th

Building in Color

Class includes 11 sessions.
Every 4th Sunday
Starting October 10th - July 17th
12-1:30 PM at PFAC

Master color knitting one panel at a time! This sequel to Building Blocks introduces new stitches and techniques with each panel building upon the next. Completing Building Blocks is not a prerequisite to taking this class.

Class Fee: $225
• Instructor: Liz Fevig Hager

Materials Needed: Building in Color student manual, 2808 total yards needed, size 7 24" circular needles, cable needle, blunt tip tapestry needle, stitch markers.
Optional Materials: row counter, sticky notes.

3 different colors of 936 yards each. 10% off yarn purchased in store. Special yarn orders for this class must be placed by September 10th. Worsted weight or varying yarn weights would work for this project as gauge not important-adjust needle size accordingly.

Yarn Recommendation: Cascade 220 Superwash Merino or Malabrigo Rios or Washted (by special order).

All materials to be purchased separately and are available for purchase at PFAC. Each class focuses on the development of new skills and ways of using multiple colors of yarn while knitting a beautiful panel. Each panel builds upon the skills of the previous pattern, giving knitters more confidence and knowledge. Panels are then assembled into a beautiful blanket - your own cuddly work of art!

Class size is limited, minimum 4 participants.

Complete Class Dates:
October 10th
November 7th
December 5th
January 2nd
January 30th
February 27th
March 27th
April 24th
May 22nd
June 19th
July 17th

Building with Lace

Class includes 10 sessions.
Every 4th Sunday
Starting October 10th - June 19th
2 - 3:30 at PFAC

Master lace knitting one section at a time!  This class is designed to take the casual lace knitter to an experienced level.

Class Fee: $205
Instructor: Liz Fevig Hager

Materials Needed: Building with Lace student manual, 1370 yards of DK weight yarn, size 6 24" circular needles, crochet hooks in 3.75mm(US F) and .75 or 1mm, cable needle, blunt tip tapestry needle, stitch markers, row counter.

All materials to be purchased separately and are available for purchase at PFAC. Each section focuses on a technique to broaden your understanding of this genre. Each section builds upon the skills of the previous pattern, giving knitters more confidence and knowledge. In the end you will have a gorgeous wrap/shawl as a wearable showcase of your skills.

• Yarn recommendation:
 Malabrigo Susurro 10% off yarn purchased in store. Special yarn orders for this class must be placed by September 10th.

Class size is limited, minimum 4 participants.

Complete Class Dates List
October 10th
November  7th
December 5th
January 2nd
January 30th
February 27th
March 27th
April 24th
May 22nd
June 19th

Color My Cowl

Class includes 2 sessions.
September 15th and October 6th 5:30-7:30 PM
at PFAC

This class is a great intro into colorwork and building your skills. Learn colorwork basics, provisional cast on, and kitchener stitch in this two session class with Alice. Advanced beginner-intermediate skill level.

-Class includes 2 sessions, 2 hours each
-September 15th and October 6th 5:30-7:30 PM at PFAC
-Class Fee: $65
-Instructor: Alice Eberle

Materials Needed
: Size US 7 circular needle-16" or 32"/longer for magic loop option, 660-720 yards worsted weight yarn in at least 2 colors (see pattern for color options/recommendations), size G or H crochet hook for provisional cast on, stitch markers, scrap yarn, tapestry needle. If making a single loop cowl, half the yardage is needed.

Pattern free and available on Ravelry: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/color-my-cowl

Class size is limited, minimum 3 participants.