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?
We're happy to help! You can email us at [email protected], call us at (218) 284-0004, or direct message us on Facebook and Instagram!

Available Classes

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 other Sunday
Starting April 11th - September 5th
2-3:30 PM at PFAC
*Class has started-stay tuned for a new session!

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 of DK weight yarn, size 6 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 March 5th. Worsted weight or varying yarn weights would work for this project as gauge not important-adjust needle size accordingly.

Yarn Recommendation: Cascade 220 Superwash Sport (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!

Masks required, class size is limited, minimum 4 participants.

Complete Class Dates:
April 11th, 25th
May 9th, 23rd
June 6th, 20th
July 11th, 25th
August 8th, 22nd
September 5th

Absolute Beginner Class (ABC)

Each session includes two classes
Session 1: Tuesdays April 13th and 20th
Session 2: Tuesdays May 4th and 11th
6-7 PM at PFAC
*Class has started-stay tuned for a new session!

If you've always wanted to learn how to knit but haven't been sure how to start, this class is for you! It's designed with the absolute beginner in mind. We'll cover casting on, knitting, purling, binding off and trouble shooting all while creating your very first dishcloth. 

Class fee: $35
Instructor: Liz Fevig Hager
Materials needed: 1 skein of worsted weight cotton yarn, size 8 needles (straight or 24" circular) and tapestry needle. Recommended yarn and in stock: Nifty Cotton or Fantasy Naturale All materials are available for purchase at PFAC.
Masks required, class size is limited, minimum 3 participants

Register here: https://prairie-fiber-arts-center.myshopify.com/collections/classes 

KALs & CALs

Sweet Blossom Blanket CAL

Get ready to join us for the Sweet Blossom Blanket CAL!!  CAL starts Wednesday April 21st. Register to reserve your kit. Kit cost is $53.40 total, yarn will be available at PFAC. This easy, relaxing project is perfect for crocheters of all levels. It is constructed in one-piece and crocheted in complete stripes with no sewing up. Makers can see the beauty of the design and experience satisfaction as it grows. A new pattern will be released each week throughout this 5-week journey. Crocheters will be guided and supported through weekly downloads and how-to videos from sirdar.com, along with a dedicated Facebook group for support and sharing. The project steps through ten fabulous stitches including double crochet, treble crochet, griddle stitch, bobbles, granny strip and more!

The finished blanket measures 47" x 63" (120cm x 160cm). Blanket made in Hayfield Bonus DK.

Reserve Your Kit