Marin Knitters' Guild


Date
Program for June 2017 to April 2018
June 10
Diane will introduce the method for sewing the strips together to make baby afghans for project Linus
July 8
Fair recap and introducing Prizewinners. Making decision about a group project, such as a man's sweater, sweater in round with set-in sleeves.
August 12
Vintage Month. A round table Show and Tell of vintage knit or crochet items. Books, pot holders, doilies, shawl, --really anything old and hand made.
September 9
Technique Challenge. Learn a new technique and make a washcloth size item (large swatch) using that technique.
October 14
Show and Tell of new or favorite tools/equipment.
November 11
Hats and scarves for Radhika's homeless
How to use up scraps. How to connect the yarns. Round table sharing of ideas, patterns, and techniques. Bring in a bag of scraps and get ideas/advice from others.
December 9
Pot luck luncheon and yarn swap
Hats and scarves for Radhika's homeless
January 13, 2018
How to knit with beads as you knit using a crochet hook by Nazee.
Possible KAL beaded scarf.
February 10
Finishing a garment. From the swatch to the final end worked in. Which comes first, blocking or sewing?
3 needle bind off or sewn shoulders? A discussion about proper finishing.
March 10
Stitches 2018 recap
April 14
Volunteer for office.
Bring in your beaded scarf.
May 12
Elect New Officers