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Weave Night

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Needle Felting for Beginners

Learn the art of sculptural needle felting and create a cute and fuzzy little animal.

Weaving the Glamp Shawl

Explore the way different color-and-weave patterns interact while you weave this glamorous shawl.

Sep 13
Felt Night
Sep 14
Weave Night
Sep 15
Nuno Felting a Silk Merino Scarf

Classes


Needle Felting for Beginners
- Sep 04, 2018 06:00 pm

Learn the art of sculptural needle felting and create a cute and fuzzy little animal.

Cost: $ 60.00
Felt Night
- Sep 13, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for an evening of felting

Cost: $ FREE
Nuno Felting a Silk Merino Scarf
- Sep 15, 2018 11:00 am

Create a beautifully soft silk/merino scarf in nuno-felt.

Cost: $ 60.00
Introduction to Weaving
- Sep 16, 2018 09:00 am

Introduction to Weaving is for the complete beginner and for those who wish to refresh their warping and weaving skills. Instruction covers everything a weaver needs for successful warping and weaving.

Cost: $ 100.00
Blankets for Vitas
- Sep 18, 2018 11:00 am

Knit or crochet squares for lap blankets to be delivered to Vitas Hospice.

Cost: $ FREE
Thrill Seekers' Birthday Bash
- Sep 23, 2018 12:00 pm

Birthday Party for members of our Thrill Seekers Program.

Cost: $ FREE
Blankets for Vitas
- Sep 23, 2018 12:00 pm

Knit or crochet squares for lap blankets to be delivered to Vitas Hospice.

Cost: $ FREE
Felt Night
- Oct 11, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for an evening of felting

Cost: $ FREE
Nuno Felting a Silk Merino Scarf
- Oct 14, 2018 12:00 pm

Create a beautifully soft silk/merino scarf in nuno-felt.

Cost: $ 60.00
Blankets for Vitas
- Oct 16, 2018 11:00 am

Knit or crochet squares for lap blankets to be delivered to Vitas Hospice.

Cost: $ FREE
Introduction to Weaving
- Oct 20, 2018 09:00 am

Introduction to Weaving is for the complete beginner and for those who wish to refresh their warping and weaving skills. Instruction covers everything a weaver needs for successful warping and weaving.

Cost: $ 100.00
Thrill Seekers' Birthday Bash
- Oct 21, 2018 12:00 pm

Birthday Party for members of our Thrill Seekers Program.

Cost: $ FREE
Blankets for Vitas
- Oct 21, 2018 12:00 pm

Knit or crochet squares for lap blankets to be delivered to Vitas Hospice.

Cost: $ FREE
Needle Felting for Beginners
- Oct 27, 2018 11:00 am

Learn the art of sculptural needle felting and create a cute and fuzzy little animal.

Cost: $ 60.00
Introduction to Weaving
- Nov 03, 2018 09:00 am

Introduction to Weaving is for the complete beginner and for those who wish to refresh their warping and weaving skills. Instruction covers everything a weaver needs for successful warping and weaving.

Cost: $ 100.00
Felt Night
- Nov 08, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for an evening of felting

Cost: $ FREE
Nuno Felting a Silk Merino Scarf
- Nov 17, 2018 11:00 am

Create a beautifully soft silk/merino scarf in nuno-felt.

Cost: $ 60.00
Thrill Seekers' Birthday Bash
- Nov 18, 2018 12:00 pm

Birthday Party for members of our Thrill Seekers Program.

Cost: $ FREE
Blankets for Vitas
- Nov 18, 2018 12:00 pm

Knit or crochet squares for lap blankets to be delivered to Vitas Hospice.

Cost: $ FREE
Blankets for Vitas
- Nov 20, 2018 11:00 am

Knit or crochet squares for lap blankets to be delivered to Vitas Hospice.

Cost: $ FREE
Needle Felting for Beginners
- Nov 20, 2018 06:00 pm

Learn the art of sculptural needle felting and create a cute and fuzzy little animal.

Cost: $ 60.00
Introduction to Weaving
- Dec 01, 2018 09:00 am

Introduction to Weaving is for the complete beginner and for those who wish to refresh their warping and weaving skills. Instruction covers everything a weaver needs for successful warping and weaving.

Cost: $ 100.00
Nuno Felting a Silk Merino Scarf
- Dec 08, 2018 11:00 am

Create a beautifully soft silk/merino scarf in nuno-felt.

Cost: $ 60.00
Blankets for Vitas
- Dec 11, 2018 11:00 am

Knit or crochet squares for lap blankets to be delivered to Vitas Hospice.

Cost: $ FREE
Felt Night
- Dec 13, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for an evening of felting

Cost: $ FREE
Thrill Seekers' Birthday Bash
- Dec 16, 2018 12:00 pm

Birthday Party for members of our Thrill Seekers Program.

Cost: $ FREE
Needle Felting for Beginners
- Dec 16, 2018 12:00 pm

Learn the art of sculptural needle felting and create a cute and fuzzy little animal.

Cost: $ 60.00
Blankets for Vitas
- Dec 16, 2018 12:00 pm

Knit or crochet squares for lap blankets to be delivered to Vitas Hospice.

Cost: $ FREE
Grafting in garter stitch is arguably easier than in stocking net but used much less frequently.

Cost: $ FREE
Short-row shaping is a fantastically powerful way to add three-dimensional shape to your knitted garments.

Cost: $ FREE
In this Knit-A-Long, you will gain a better understanding of how charted cable symbols translate to your knitting an will help your knitting to flow more smoothly.

Cost: $ FREE
Using this technique, you can knit a heel in a different color than the body of your sock.

Cost: $ FREE
Weave Night
- Aug 27, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Cost: $ FREE
Weave Night
- Sep 14, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Cost: $ FREE
Weave Night
- Sep 24, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Cost: $ FREE
Weave Night
- Oct 12, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Cost: $ FREE
Weave Night
- Oct 22, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Cost: $ FREE
Weave Night
- Nov 09, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Cost: $ FREE
Weave Night
- Nov 26, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Cost: $ FREE
Weave Night
- Dec 14, 2018 06:00 pm

Join us for a fun night of weaving.

Cost: $ FREE
A 6-day cruise for weavers or folks who want to learn how to weave. Knitters are welcome, too!

Cost: $ 100.00
A 6-day cruise for weavers or folks who want to learn how to weave. Non-weavers are welcome, too!

Cost: $ 50.00
A 6-day cruise for weavers or folks who want to learn how to weave. Knitters and guests are welcome, too!

Cost: $ 350.00
Weaving at Sea Pin Loom 101
- Nov 11, 2018 09:00 am

Learn how to weave on a pin loom using a Schact Zoom Loom. We will start with warping and weaving a square on the pin looms. Then we will move on to using different colors of yarn in the same square, using textured yarns, and creating plaids.

Cost: $ 5.00
Weaving at Sea Introduction to Weaving
- Nov 11, 2018 09:00 am

In this introductory class we will explore the fundamentals of how to set up and use a Rigid Heddle Loom: winding a warp; dressing the loom and weaving a finished piece. Students will learn the basics of plain weave structure by creating a scarf/cowl.

Cost: $ 100.00
If you've made scarves, shawls, table runners and other rectangular projects, you might be wondering how to make a garment out of your handwoven fabric. Learn how to make a ruana, vest, or jacket that are variations on one basic design and woven on a 15" wide loom.

Cost: $ 225.00
Students will be given a crash course in weaving for the home while creating a small cocktail napkin and oversized coaster set. We will explore designing stripes and blocks, warp doubled ends using a fine cotton/linen blend, learn the simple and powerful technique of weaving thick and thin, and delve into finishing techniques including hemming and off loom beyond-the-knot techniques. All these teachables can be scaled up to create full sized placemats, runners, napkins, and towels.

Cost: $ 35.00
Weaving at Sea Card Weaving
- Nov 11, 2018 02:00 pm

Card weaving is an ancient craft for making bands in an incredible array of designs simply with a set of cards with holes in them. Sound amazing? Come find out the fun you can have with a loom that fits in your purse. We will cover the basics of reading a card weaving draft, threading the cards and weaving a narrow band.

Cost: $ 44.00
If you've made scarves, shawls, table runners and other rectangular projects, you might be wondering how to make a garment out of your handwoven fabric. Learn how to make a ruana, vest, or jacket that are variations on one basic design and woven on a 15" wide loom.

Cost: $ 225.00
Students will be given a crash course in weaving for the home while creating a small cocktail napkin and oversized coaster set. We will explore designing stripes and blocks, warp doubled ends using a fine cotton/linen blend, learn the simple and powerful technique of weaving thick and thin, and delve into finishing techniques including hemming and off loom beyond-the-knot techniques. All these teachables can be scaled up to create full sized placemats, runners, napkins, and towels.

Cost: $ 35.00
Weaving at Sea Brooks Bouquet
- Nov 12, 2018 09:00 am

Brooks Bouquet involves wrapping a weft yarn around bundles of warp threads on an open shed to tie them together like bouquets of flowers.

Cost: $ FREE
Weaving at Sea Leno Lace
- Nov 12, 2018 02:00 pm

The Leno stitch creates a lace-like structure. It is made by twisting warp threads around each other before the weft is inserted. The crossed warp threads create holes that produce a lace effect.

Cost: $ FREE
Weaving at Sea Pin Loom 102
- Nov 13, 2018 09:00 am

Learn how to create pick-up designs by weaving float patterns in the squares. We will create three different patterns and then learn how to design your own patterns! We will also learn how to weave your squares on the bias! Handouts included for weaving the pick-up patterns for you to take home.

Cost: $ 5.00
Weaving at Sea Danish Medallions
- Nov 13, 2018 09:00 am

A finger-controlled technique where sections of warp and weft are grouped together to create a pattern. This weave structure uses additional weft to draw the fabric up into medallion shapes and can be used to create flowers, stars, etc.

Cost: $ FREE
Weaving at Sea Mixed Media Scarf/Shawl
- Nov 13, 2018 09:00 am

Weaving with a mixture of novelty yarns such as ribbon, fur, ladder, textures and various fibers weights, you can create a stunning scarf or shawl. A great technique to learn to enable you to use up your stash when you get back home.

Cost: $ FREE
Once you have made your squares, what to do with them? Scarves, shawls, placemats, even hats and mittens are all possible as well as making three dimensional objects like stuffed animals. Learn to make the different shapes to create 3-D objects by making a Christmas Ornament to take home for your tree.

Cost: $ 5.00
Weaving at Sea Hemstitching
- Nov 13, 2018 02:00 pm

You will learn various techniques for creating interesting hemstitching patterns. Hemstitching is a technique used to secure the first and last weft picks of your woven cloth. It is used to prevent raveling at the beginning and end of a piece. In addition to forming an edge finish that doesn't add bulk to the end of a fabric, hemstitching is quite useful for creating spaces or a lace-like effects.

Cost: $ FREE
Weaving the Glamp Shawl
- Sep 09, 2018 12:00 pm

Explore the way different color-and-weave patterns interact while you weave this glamorous shawl.

Cost: $ 139.99
CLASS POLICIES

REGISTRATION

  • Students must pay a non-refundable deposit of 50% of the posted class fee at time of registration. The balance is due prior to class, but can be paid the day of the class.
  • All class registrations including the deposit must be received 10 days prior to the first class. If a minimum number of students is registered but there are still seats available, registration will continue up to the time of the class.
  • If a class has to be cancelled due to low enrollment, you will be notified at least 7 days before the first class. If an individual session has to be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances (e.g. weather, instructor’s illness, etc.), you will be notified as soon as possible and it will be rescheduled.
  • If the minimum number of students does not register at least 10 days prior to the first class and the class has to be cancelled, the deposit will be fully refunded or applied to another class of the student’s choice.
  • Class deposits will not be refunded for any reason other than as stated above, but a student can find a substitute for their seat without penalty.

 

SUPPLIES / MATERIALS

  • We ask that any brand specific materials be purchased from SHEEP THRILLS and that you do not substitute. Please arrive for class at least 15-30 minutes early to purchase any supplies if you have not already done so.
  • Material fees are in addition to the class fee and should be paid prior to the start of the first class.
  • Class handouts are for the students who attend the class. Registrants who do not attend the class will not receive handouts. Handout may not be copied as that would be a violation of copyright laws.

 

STUDENT RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Only registered students may sit in class. As such, no children or guardians or visiting friends may sit in unless they have fully paid the class tuition.
  • All cell phones must be turned off during class. If you need to talk on the phone during class you must leave the classroom. You may give the shop phone number, (954) 742-1908, to anyone who might have to reach you during class.
  • There will be no eating or drinking in the classroom during class except as part of the class program.
  • All students are presumed to have the prerequisite skills listed on the class sheet. The teacher will only be able to assist students without the prerequisite skills as time allows and may be very limited. Please be sure you are comfortable with the prerequisite skills listed.
  • If pre-work or homework is required for class, please make every effort to have it completed prior to class. Class time is scheduled based on the assumption that students will be ready to proceed from the point of the completed homework. If you need additional help, please visit SHEEP THRILLS during regular business hours.
  • Proper behavior is expected and required at all times. Anyone guilty of repeated or continuing offensive or inappropriate behavior will be removed from the class and will forfeit their tuition.
  • Any equipment or materials borrowed by the student from SHEEP THRILLS or the Instructor must be returned immediately upon the conclusion of the class in the same condition as it was received. Any equipment or material that is not returned in a timely manner or that is damaged shall become the property of the student, who will be charged the full retail price for such equipment or material.
  • At the conclusion of the class students will be requested to complete a Class/Instructor Evaluation Form. Please give the form some thought and be frank and honest. It is SHEEP THRILLS intention to make every class it offers the best it can be and we need your feedback to do so.
  • Please advise SHEEP THRILLS of any allergies or health issue that we need to accommodate. We will make every effort to make your experience instructive, positive and fun.

 

SHOP RESPONSIBILITIES

  • SHEEP THRILLS will provide a reasonable learning environment including a knowledgeable instructor, access to necessary supplies and an appropriate work area.
  • SHEEP THRILLS will make every effort to contact you if the class or a class session has to be cancelled or rescheduled for any reason. You are encouraged to call us at (954) 742-1908 to confirm the class is being held as scheduled if you have any doubts.