Calendar

May
17
Fri
Drop-in Crochet Basics @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
May 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Drop-in Crochet Basics @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

This class is an introduction to crochet for the total newbie. We’ll cover the basics including starting your project (chain), a single crochet, and a double crochet if time allows.

No registration necessary.
Class time approximately 1.5 hours.
Appropriate for students ages 12 and up.
$20 per person, supplies included.

May
21
Tue
Stitch ‘n Bitch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
May 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Stitch 'n Bitch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

Looking to get out of the house on a weekday morning? Join us for Lunch Buddies, a craft group for everyone! Pack a lunch and bring your latest work in progress. Share ideas, ask questions, enjoy the company of like-minded busy bees. Knit, crochet, spin, weave. Whatever suits your fancy.

May
22
Wed
Soup+Social @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
May 22 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Soup+Social @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

This is just a good old Stitch ‘n Bitch plus food! I’ll make the soup and you can bring something to share if you like. You can knit, crochet, weave, spin – whatever you enjoy doing. Learn something new! Try out the wheels or looms in the studio. Share ideas. Bring friends. Spend an evening with like-minded, craft-oriented folks and maybe get a few rows done on your project!

May
25
Sat
Great Lakes Fiber Show @ Wayne County Fairgrounds
May 25 – May 26 all-day

Getting bigger and better every year, the Great Lakes Fiber Show runs from 10am–5pm on Saturday and 10am–4pm on Sunday, bringing your favorite vendors and activities for two days of fun.With over 100 vendors signed up to sell their products at the Show, the always-popular workshops are starting to take shape!

Take a look at a few reasons to start making your plans today —
• Vendors offering everything from raw fiber to finished items
• Great tools for spinning, weaving, knitting & more
• Wool fleece show & sale
• Skein competition
• A range of workshops (pre-paid registration required)
• Free demonstrations
• Free activities for kids

Admission is free — and good food will be available on site!

May
28
Tue
Stitch ‘n Bitch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Stitch 'n Bitch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

Looking to get out of the house on a weekday morning? Join us for Lunch Buddies, a craft group for everyone! Pack a lunch and bring your latest work in progress. Share ideas, ask questions, enjoy the company of like-minded busy bees. Knit, crochet, spin, weave. Whatever suits your fancy.

Jun
4
Tue
Stitch ‘n Bitch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Stitch 'n Bitch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

Looking to get out of the house on a weekday morning? Join us for Lunch Buddies, a craft group for everyone! Pack a lunch and bring your latest work in progress. Share ideas, ask questions, enjoy the company of like-minded busy bees. Knit, crochet, spin, weave. Whatever suits your fancy.

Jun
7
Fri
Drop in Knitting Basics @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
Jun 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Drop in Knitting Basics @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

This class is an introduction to knitting for the total newbie. We’ll cover the basics including starting your project (casting on), knit stitch, binding off, and purling if time allows.

No registration necessary.
Class time approximately 1.5 hours.
Appropriate for students ages 12 and up.
$20 per person, supplies included.

Jun
8
Sat
Spinning Circle @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Spinning Circle @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

Attention Spinners! Join us for this monthly spinning circle. Bring your wheel, spindle, or e-spinner. Pick up tips and tricks, ask questions, share stories. Pack a lunch if you need to.  All are welcome!

Jun
11
Tue
Stitch ‘n Bitch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
Jun 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Stitch 'n Bitch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

Looking to get out of the house on a weekday morning? Join us for Lunch Buddies, a craft group for everyone! Pack a lunch and bring your latest work in progress. Share ideas, ask questions, enjoy the company of like-minded busy bees. Knit, crochet, spin, weave. Whatever suits your fancy.

Jun
13
Thu
Carding Party @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
Jun 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Carding Party @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

Don’t have a drumcarder or blending board at home? Come out for the 2nd Annual CARDING PARTY and have the opportunity to create your own batts and rolags. Select from my collection of hand-dyed fibers including wool, silk, mohair, alpaca, angora and more. You can also bring some specialty fibers of your own to blend in.

You just pay $4/oz based on the weight of your finished batt.
RSVP is encouraged but not required. Light refreshments will be served.