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Virtual July Amigurumi Class

July 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Amigurumi is the Japanese art of crocheting and knitting small animals and cute designs!

Description

Join Blixt-sensei in this brand new program to learn how to make your own.

*Fundamentals of Amigurumi

This class is for beginners who have not crocheted before or for those who need a refresher.

In this class we will learn:

  • Tools and materials
  • Jargon
  • Techniques and skills: The foundation chain, Single crochet stitch, Slipknot, Slipstitch, Increasing, Decreasing and how to read various pattern formats.

After this course you will be ready for the Amigurumi Course, which will continue with new and exciting projects.

Saturdays from 2:00pm – 3:30pm for 4 weeks

Exact dates: 7/11, 7/18, 7/25, & 8/1

Materials included if purchased before July 7($48). If purchased July 7-10, materials not included ($45). Ticket sales end at 8am July 10.

Age: 14 years of age and beyond

Instructor’s Bio:

Renée Blixt has studied crochet, knitting and embroidery from an early age. She is a member of the Crochet Guild, The Knitting Guild Association and the Japanese Temari Association.

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 the others.

  • *Once you have purchased a ticket you will be sent an email with the ZOOM meeting information. Please make sure to check your spam/junk folder if you do not see it within 24hrs of registering.
  • For the first lesson, please have a Crochet G-Hook and a ball of any worsted weight (size 4) yarn.
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