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OCTOBER 2014 MEETING

October 20, 2014

The Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild meeting for October 2014 will be on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25th at 10:00 am.

We will be meeting at the NEVERENDING STORIES BOOK SHOP which is located in downtown Franklin at 1252 Liberty Street. We will be meeting downstairs where there are tables and chairs. You are welcome to bring your own beverages to the meeting.

Our program for this meeting will be an introduction to Broomstick Lace (aka Broomstick Crochet) lead by Debbie Bigley.  To learn this technique please bring worsted weight yarn, a size G or K crochet hook and a broomstick needle. Extra Broomstick needles will be available to borrow at the meeting.

If you would like to see some Broomstick Lace patterns and a video showing the technique visit this site Beautiful Broomstick Lace: 10 Free Patterns Using a Needle and Hook!

Please remember to return any DVD’s or books that you borrowed from the guild.

Don’t forget to bring your show and tell items!

We hope to see everyone at the October meeting!

Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild

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*CANCELLED* SEPTEMBER 2014 MEETING

September 26, 2014

Unfortunately there were only 3 people who would be able to attend the meeting this Saturday so we have decided that it would be best to cancel and plan for next month.

Debbie Bigley has agreed to teach BROOMSTICK LACE at the October meeting on Saturday, October 25th. Bring worsted weight yarn, a G Crochet hook and a broomstick needle if you have it.

Lets all mark our calendars now and plan for a fun time in October!

Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild

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AUGUST 2014 MEETING

August 20, 2014

The Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild meetings for AUGUST will be on THIS SATURDAY, AUGUST 26th at 10:00 am.

We will be meeting at the NEVERENDING STORIES BOOK SHOP which is located in downtown Franklin at 1252 Liberty Street (the same door as the Cupcakery had). We will be meeting downstairs where there are tables and chairs. You are welcome to bring your own beverages to the meeting.

Debi Wilbur will be teaching the Lazy Daisy Shawlette. Attendees will need fingering yarn around 260 yards and 10 yards of contrast and size US 8 and 9 needles. This pattern can be found on Ravelry and printed off. Debi has made modifications and will go over this with us. The pattern is free on Ravelry and you can also view Debi’s site on Raverly. Go to people, type in Debi’s name and to her website on there. Click the picture square on the right side and then click on the Lazy Daisy Shawlette. It will give her information as well as a good picture of the item.

Lazy Daisy Shawlette: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lazy-daisy-shawle…

Debi Wilbur on Ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/people/Spinsagoodyarn

Don’t forget to bring your show and tell items!

We hope to see you at the July meeting on SATURDAY!

Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild

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JULY 2014 MEETING

July 24, 2014

Hello Everyone,

The Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild meetings for July will be on SATURDAY, July 26th at 10:00 am.

We will be meeting at the NEVERENDING STORIES BOOK SHOP which is located in downtown Franklin at 1252 Liberty Street (the same door as the Cupcakery had). We will be meeting downstairs where there are tables and chairs. You are welcome to bring your own beverages to the meeting.

Don’t forget to bring your show and tell items!

We hope to see you at the July meeting on SATURDAY!

Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild

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JUNE 2014 MEETING NOTES

July 24, 2014

Kathy Z presented several items including the Yarn Bombing in the Franklin Park project for next year. We are to present our ideas and adopt a tree and come up with ideas to decorate a tree as there are going to be prizes for the best tree decorated. Knit and crochet ideas are encouraged. Also it was suggested that we think about doing a tree at Christmas at the Barrow next year.

Debi W., who has agreed to be our lesson coordinator, demonstrated how to card wool. Debi will show us how to spin wool at the July meeting.

The regular meeting date for August falls on Labor Day weekend and it was decided that we would move it to the Saturday before – which is August 23rd.

The July meeting will be on July 26th and we hope to see everyone there.

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JUNE 2014 MEETING

June 25, 2014

Hello Everyone,

The Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild meetings for June will be on SATURDAY, June 28th at 10:00 am.

We will be meeting at the NEVERENDING STORIES BOOK SHOP which is located in downtown Franklin at 1252 Liberty Street (the same door as the Cupcakery had). We will be meeting downstairs where there are tables and chairs. You are welcome to bring your own beverages to the meeting.

At this meeting we need to decide if we will move our August meeting to the fourth weekend in August (8-23) since the last weekend is Labor Day.

Don’t forget to bring your show and tell items!

We hope to see you at the meeting on SATURDAY!

Wooly Wonders Fiber Arts Guild

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WORLD WIDE KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY (WEEK) EVENTS

June 9, 2014

World wide knit in public Day!

- Better Living through stitching together!

WWKIP Day is unique, in that it’s the largest knitter run event in the world.

Each local event is put together by a volunteer or a group of volunteers.

WWKIP Day takes now takes place from the second Saturday to the third Sunday of June each year; making it a week long celebration of knitting and other fiber arts.

The dates this year:   14 June – 22 June 2014

HERE ARE SOME WORLD WIDE KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY EVENTS IN OUR AREA

FRANKLIN– PA

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Time: 10:00AM

Diane’s Gift Boutique

There will be arm knitting, spinning and weaving demonstations.  Hand knit and Crochet items will be for sale and if you would like to sell your items you should contact Diane in advance.

ERIE – PA

Monday, June 16, 2014

Time: 2pm-5pm

Millcreek Mall food court

Bring your knitting, crochet, tatting, spinning or any other fiber crafts you can think of! All are welcome!

To find a meet up near you, visit the World wide knit in public Day website to search by state.

 

 

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