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Amigurumi

May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

- $150.00

Amigurumi is the Japanese art of crocheting and knitting small animals and cute designs! Join Blixt-sensei in this brand new program to learn how to make your own!


This class is for all levels and will culminate in making various simple projects and one or more basic amigurumi figures.


In this class we will learn:


Tools and materials


Slipstitch


Jargon


Increasing


The foundation chain


Decreasing


Single crochet stitch


Reading a pattern


Slipknot


Making a circle


Cylindrical Shapes


Fundamental Faces/Bodies of Amigurumi Figures


Finishing Techniques




Materials included: Hooks, Yarn, Needles, patterns, handouts and assorted materials.


Sundays from 1:00-3:00pm for 5 weeks


Exact dates:  5/12, 5/19, 5/26, 6/2, & 6/9


Age: 14 years of age and beyond



Instructor’s Bio:


Renée Blixt, MBA has studied crochet, knitting and embroidery from an early age. She is a member of the Crochet Guild, The Knitting Guild Association and the Embroidery Guild of America. Ms. Blixt has taught for many years most notably at the School of the Art Institute. She finds these Arts to be a form of meditation and is happy to share this art with others.

Details

Date:
May 12
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$150.00
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/amigurumi-tickets-60351468868

Venue

Japanese Culture Center
1016 West Belmont Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657 United States

Details

Date:
May 12
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$150.00
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/amigurumi-tickets-60351468868

Venue

Japanese Culture Center
1016 West Belmont Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657 United States