June Gloom? No, not on our watch!! You'll be bursting with ideas to keep your knitting fun and make your days bright even when the sun doesn't shine. I Want to Know What You Know all the little knitty tricks and hacks that get you through rough spots and awkward movements. We ask you to … Continue reading June Programs
May: Ever Knit a Ribble?
Here’s a clue: rib + cable. And what does that make? A reversible cable. Think scarves, blankets and the fronts of open jackets that allow the reverse side to show. Never knit a cable? Don’t be timid. We’ll divide into groups with hands on help for all levels. For this knitting adventure, CO 16 stitches. … Continue reading May: Ever Knit a Ribble?
Big Yarn Giveaway
Polish your needles and fluff your yarn because we are headin' for a good ole time at the Grange and you can feel the excitement in the air!!! Meet-ups have been fun but couldn't take the place of our regular Guild meetings, especially in cold and windy weather. You've had two years to accumulate more … Continue reading Big Yarn Giveaway
March – Stitch Every Month
What do YOU call it? That stuff you cram under the bed or hide in the freezer so it will go undetected to the roaming eye? Do you have a stash? Or do you have a SABLE??? The March meeting will begin our Stitch Every Month program to alleviate you of your excess yarn baggage and elevate your knitting to a premiere level. Yeah, … Continue reading March – Stitch Every Month
February Knit Along
Knit Alongs are everywhere and for good reason. They're fun, interesting and often informative especially when you knit along with a group of friends. That's the program inspiration for choosing a KAL as our first presentation of the year. The Knit Along delves into Slip Stitch and Mosaic knitting techniques. Two delightful, but quick, videos … Continue reading February Knit Along
International Knitting: Kaffe Fasset – England/California Have you ever seen knitting designs in wild colors and wondered about the inspiration for those? Did you ever wonder if those designs are available and wish that you could knit something like that, if nothing more than a cowl or a pillow? Would you be surprised to know … Continue reading January 2022
The Knitting Guild Annual Holiday Party will be Tuesday evening, December 14 at 6:00. (Paid members only) The Board is planning a live, in person meeting at the Live Oak Grange, 1900 17th Avenue in Live Oak, December 14. 6:00 PM to 8:00. (The Live Oak Grange is a large, open, green building with a … Continue reading December-Holiday Party!
November 2021 – KAL Wrap up – COWLS
Our program for November is an online Fashion Show of cowls we have knit this year. Although this has been a very low key knit along all year, let’s face it. We’re only now getting into cowl season. But let’s not forget that cowls have some good advantages over other knitted items. Cowls are often … Continue reading November 2021 – KAL Wrap up – COWLS
October 2021 – Knitting Hats for Sailors
Our program for October is Knitting Hats for Sailors. This amazing charity group distributes over 1000 hats a year to Sailors in the US Navy and Coast Guard one ship at a time. Amazingly, the drop off point for this world-wide project is in Aptos! Is that convenient or what! Sandra Berglund will be our … Continue reading October 2021 – Knitting Hats for Sailors
September-Laurie R. King
September is Book Month for the Knitting Guild. I am extremely pleased to report that Laurie R. King will be the speaker for the September day meeting of the guild, Thursday, September 16 at 10AM. Laurie R. King is the New York Times bestselling author of 30 novels and other works, including the Mary Russell-Sherlock Holmes stories, beginning … Continue reading September-Laurie R. King