Plarn: Upcycled Plastic Yarn for Knitting and Crochet

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During this class, Nancy will teach you how to use those unwanted plastic grocery bags to make a durable and usable yarn that can be either knit or crocheted. Nancy will teach how to make the yarn and then will demonstrate a pattern for both knitting and crochet. Students will then complete a small project. Information will also be provided on how to use this yarn for community projects as well as items for the home.

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This Workshop is a part of Quilt Fest! A Celebration of Everything Fiber!

Teacher: Nancy Baur

During this class, Nancy will teach you how to use those unwanted plastic grocery bags to make a durable and usable yarn that can be either knit or crocheted. Nancy will teach how to make the yarn and then will demonstrate a pattern for both knitting and crochet. Students will then complete a small project. Information will also be provided on how to use this yarn for community projects as well as items for the home.

Level: The first hour is making plarn- no skills needed and the second hour basic knitting or crochet skills are needed.

Materials to bring or Supply fee:  Participants will need to bring knitting needles in size 7 or 8 or a crochet hook in size G or H and a pair of scissors. They can also bring plastic grocery bags in a variety of colors but bags will also be provided.

Adults and Children aged 12 to 99

Max. number of students:10   

Saturday, August 31st  3pm-5pm in the Big Art Tent (outside)

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