Handcrafts

Knitting, Crochet and Lace Making

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Description

Join us on Monday evenings for our handcrafts classes and social nights. Help and emotional support will be available! Crochet, lacework, spinning and textile crafts encouraged. FREE for members Drop-ins welcome Please check the community calendar on specific nights to make certain we are meeting!

Upcoming Dates

  • Continental Knitting class starts in January
  • Grrrlfriend Bag class starts in February
  • Socks class starts in April

Don’t see the class you want? Contact the Irish Center (or to find out more about any of the above).

First Monday of the month is Charity Knit Knight! (And Crochet, too)  Our 2019 charity is hats and scarves for the homeless.  Items will be taken to ScrapsKC quarterly.

Our Fiber Follies group is currently working on a “yarn bomb” project in support of Browne’s Irish Market and the extended KC Irish Community who suffered a hate crime in June 2018.

Annual dishcloth swap. Potluck parties for the major holidays. Good times!

Recent Updates from the Fiber Follies Blog

Jan – March 2021 Events

Jan 4
Jan 11 Start Sack Sweater Class
Jan 18 TBD is the Irish Center Open  Holiday
Jan 25

Feb 1
Feb 8
Feb 15 TBD is the Irish Center Open Holiday
Feb 22

March 1
March 8
March 15 […]

December 23rd, 2020|

Fiber Follies New Hours

Starting November 2nd Fiber Follies will be meeting from 2:30-4:30.  With the onset of DST ending on November 1st it will get dark around 5pm.  We decided to meet during […]

October 27th, 2020|

Instructor

Abby
AbbyChief Knitwit and sometime instructor.
Will knit anything at least once. Adept at teaching, reading patterns, fixing mistakes and lending moral support. Spare time spent knitting, of course, and feeding as many feral cats as I can.