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Nov
17
Sun
Indie Knit & Spin @ Ace Hotel
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Indie Knit and Spin: Fiber Arts Marketplace

Sunday, November 17th from 11 am to 5 pm
The Ace Hotel, 120 S Whitfield Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

FREE ENTRY from 12 – 5 PM

26 vendors selling indie crafted goods for the fiber arts!  Knitting, Spinning, Weaving, Crochet, Felt, Embroidery!

The give-away take-away table is a place to get rid of the fiber arts stuff that you just have lying around collecting dust. And maybe to score something new that makes you happy. Books, patterns, needles, knitting, crochet or spinning supplies all welcome! You do not have to bring something to take something or take something if you bring something. Door prizes will be offered from our generous vendors!

This site is ADA accessible.  The marketplace is on the first floor.  There are five steps at the main entrance and an ADA accessible entrance on the south side of the building.

Feb
15
Sat
Initial Punch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers
Feb 15 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Initial Punch @ Gwen Erin Natural Fibers

Ready to try the newest returning craft craze? Punch Needle may have origins in the 19th century, but with new materials and designs, it fits right into our modern sensibilities. This “initial” punch project covers all the basics for beginners. Experiment with various weights of yarn and sizes of punch.

Students will leave with semi-completed piece.  Finishing the edges will be your responsibility, but we will cover various options.

$35 per person, includes use of punch tool, hoop, and assorted yarn.  If you wish to purchase materials for further punching, supplies will be available at 15% off retail.

Class time approximately 3 to 3.5 hours. Recommended Ages 12+