This month we had some lovely projects shared during show and tell and a wonderful presentation on specialty edging/selvage by Jeanne Graves.
Central KS Knitters’ Guild
September 12, 2017 6pm — 8pm
Pine Street Health Services, 215 S. Pine St., Newton KS
1. Show & Tell
Door Prize Drawing
Refreshments provided by Cindy Rohr & Lisa Mertes
3. Program: Edging with Jeanne Groves
We’re going to be edgy for this month’s topic. We’ll take a look at open selvedges (selvedges that won’t be seamed) including chain, fringe, and picot.
Bring yarn and needles to see how edgy you can get!
***** Upcoming CKKG Meetings*****
October: Mosaic Coaster – Karen & Jeanne, Bring own needles, size to be posted later.
November: Grafting – Sandee Zerger, members to bring 3 stockinette stitch swatches 3X3 or 4X4,, darning needle, and scrap contrasting yarn.
The next meeting will be held August 8, 2017 6pm — 8pm, at Pine Street Health Services, 215 S. Pine St., Newton KS.
This month Sandee Zerger will be presenting on finishing techniques.
Last month in July, we brought unfinished projects to get help from each other & chat:
August 3rd – August 5th
Aug 3rd Thursday – 6:30pm clean the display case and setup.
Bring rags and Windex.
Aug 4th Friday – 7:00pm – 9:00pm Open class early check-in.
If entering item(s) go to courthouse for Blue Card
Aug 5th Saturday – 8:00am – 11:00am? Check-in and assist judges as needed.
Please contact Nancy Davis at 316-640- 3192 to sign up and help!!
The July meeting is July 11th, from 6pm-8pm in the Pine Street Health Services Building – Community Room, 215 S. Pine Street, Newton (Health Department).
We will be working on UFOs (unfinished objects) and other “problem children”, so bring those projects you’ve been stuck on to get some help.
The June meeting is tonight, June 13 from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Health Department in Newton (215 S. Pine)
Tonight’s program is a special workshop by Karen’s sister – we’ve all seen her fabulous projects. There won’t be the usual program so we will have time for the workshop.
Here is the information for the necessary supplies:
“Everyone will have a finished project to take with them!
Bring your own roving and a mix of types of fibers to use for needle felting
Choose from a big selection of roving and other fibers for a cost of only $5
Option of buying the special needle tool used for the felting process”
And Spring continues to zoom by at light speed!
Our May meeting is Tuesday, May 9 from 6 pm to 8pm in the Pine Street Health Services Building – Community Room, 215 S. Pine Street, Newton (Health Department).