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Weekend Workshop: Tote Bags

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 36 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

Learn or refresh fundamental hand- and machine-sewing skills in this multi-level weekend workshop. Students will discover how to read and customize basic sewing patterns and properly lay out fabrics for cutting in order to construct their own tote bags.  No experience necessary. Project is customizable with a variety of seams, finishes, and...

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$193.05

2 sessions

Frame Loom Weaving Studio: Multi-Level

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 280 S Columbus Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This course is designed for intermediate and advanced students with a knowledge of basic weaving techniques who now wish to focus on different weave structures, delve deep into the construction of fabric, and apply these skills to their artistic practice. Students will examine how textile histories can reinforce meaning, experiment with patterns including...

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$585

10 sessions

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Knit a Sweater

at Knitche, Inc. - Downers Grove 5221 Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60515

Okay, you're ready, let's knit a sweater! With the basic skills of knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing and knitting in the round under your belt, you're well set up to tackle sweater knitting.   We will help you with gauge swatching, choosing the appropriate size, raglan sleeve formation, border treatment and finishing techniques. ...

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$20

Crochet a Cowl

at Knitche, Inc. - Downers Grove 5221 Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60515

Take your crochet skills to the next level by mastering some new stitches, in a beautiful shawl or cowl pattern.   Pre-requisite: Beginning Crochet or equivalent. 

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$35

2 sessions

Intermediate Quilting 102

at Linda Z's Sewing Center - Arlington Heights 1216 E Central Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60005

The Next Step on Your Quilting Journey Now that you’ve “taken to” quilting, this is the PERFECT CLASS TO FURTHER YOUR SKILLS! Learn new blocks, new cutting techniques and TAKE YOUR QUILTING TO THE NEXT LEVEL! Master the cutting & piecing techniques you learned in Beginning Quilt Basics 101 with the addition of the Log Cabin Quilt, and...

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$59

3 sessions

Bondi Top A Sew To Grow Pattern Double Gauze

at Linda Z's Sewing Center - Arlington Heights 1216 E Central Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60005

The Bondi Top is the absolute wardrobe staple and perfectly pairs with skinny jeans, a great pair of fitted harem pants, or tucked into a skirt. So versatile & a great way to show off fun prints. It features a curved hem that is slightly longer in the back, and a contrast back yoke.  Prerequisite: Beginning Sewing class or prior sewing experience...

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$39

2 sessions

Fashion Medium:Embroidery,Embellishments, Sewn Elements

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 36 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

Through handwork and machine stitching, this course will cover a variety of traditional and experimental techniques for fabric embellishment and manipulation. Technical processes to be explored may include embroidery, cording, applique, trapunto, pleating, tucking, smocking, gathering, darting, and ribbon work.  This course will include frequent...

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$585

10 sessions

Beginning Quilt

at Linda Z's Sewing Center - Arlington Heights 1216 E Central Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60005

You’ll get five 2-hour sessions of the basics of quilting & the use of our new machines. The classes will begin with fabric selection & color theory, then will cover a general overview of quilting with hands-on demos of the basic tools & techniques, such as rotary cutting & strip piecing, and end with methods to sandwiching, quilting...

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$99

5 sessions

Hand Paint Wool Yarn with Acid Dyes

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Acid dyes are lightfast, washfast, and simple to use. Learn to prepare the yarn, calculate dye amounts, make dye solutions, steam set the dye, and try different techniques on five 20g mini hanks of yarn. Class includes one 100g hank of undyed wool, latex gloves, and all dye materials.  Supply List Pencil Calculator Scissors Plastic teaspoons...

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$100

Mosaic Crochet Ages 16+

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

We'll begin with rows of simple single crochet stitches, working with one color on a row at a time. The interlocking color patterns come from "dropping" long double crochet stitches from the working row to another row below. Understanding of basic single and double crochet stitches would be required. Emphasis will be on how to understand pattern designs...

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$215

6 sessions

Weaving - Open Studio

at Vogue Fabrics - Evanston 718 Main St, Evanston, Illinois 60202

An Open Studio class allows students of all levels to work on varying projects at the same time with instructor oversight. Everyone learns from each other as well with positive interaction. Beginners to advanced welcome. Looms available for beginners to borrow.

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$120

4 sessions

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Knitting 201-The Next Step (K201)

at Knitche, Inc. - Downers Grove 5221 Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60515

Knitting 201: The Next Step (K201) - Knit a Shawl Learn purling, increasing, decreasing, and pattern reading as you discover how to discern the difference between garter stitch and stockinette stitch. The project is a lovely triangular fringed shawl or scarf. Pre-requisite: BKA or its equivalent

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$38

2 sessions

Weaving Studio for Beginners

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

This class is designed for beginning students to learn the basic techniques needed to weave a tapestry. We will explore ways of using surface, image, and text within a woven form to create independent projects.  Students will be exposed to both contemporary and historical tapestries through weekly visual presentations and will participate in...

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$329

8 sessions

Nuno/Laminated Felted Silk Satin Scarf (Berwyn)

at TLD Design Center & Gallery - Berwyn 2619 Ridgeland Ave, Berwyn, Illinois 60402

Using the natural properties of wool and the laminating (Nuno) technique, students will create a light, summery scarf. Wool felt is generally thick, stiff and sculptural, but by using smaller quantities of wool and the luxurious drape of silk satin, a unique light and airy felt can be created.  During this 4 hour class students will explore color...

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$60

Thrilling Embroidery with Kimberbell

at Linda Z's Sewing Center - Arlington Heights 1216 E Central Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60005

Join Debbie, our very own certified Kimberbell educator, and Darrelle, premier educator from SVP, as they take you step-by-step through Kimberbell’s FUN projects! You’ll be thrilled to be using a NEW Pfaff Icon or Viking Epic & may even be tempted to take one home with you! Park your broom at the door & gather with your ghoul-friends for...

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$149

2 sessions

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