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

Charity 2019

Our charity project this year was to make winter items to hang at Browne’s in hopes that we could help those who need a hat or scarf to keep warmer […]

November 26th, 2019|

Creative Hand Show and Sale

The Creative Hand Show and Sale starts Nov 22 from 4-9 and Nov 23 10-5.  There will be lots for sale and fiber technique demonstrations both days.  It is located […]

November 13th, 2019|

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.