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Despondent Dyes Trunk Show 5:00 pm
Despondent Dyes Trunk Show @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm
Despondent Dyes Trunk Show @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
We are pleased to have Kathy from Despondent Dyes back in the Studio! Despondent Dyes from Corvallis, Oregon! Kathy will be in person Friday, February 22 and Saturday, February 23! Price List: 1.) Ultra Merino ...
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Sweater Series! Winter 2019 Edition 10:00 am
Sweater Series! Winter 2019 Edition @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sweater Series! Winter 2019 Edition @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
This series is tailored for you! After you choose your favorite sweater pattern this class will guide you through all the steps necessary for knitting a sweater that fits. We will start by considering yarn ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2019 5:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 7 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
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Crochet BASICS! 101 10:00 am
Crochet BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Crochet BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Description: Learn crochet basics! In this class you will learn enough of the basic skills to get started on a dish cloth that will help you to practice your stitches and be able to read ...
Crochet Beyond Basics 1:00 pm
Crochet Beyond Basics @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Crochet Beyond Basics @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
  The Artfully Simple Infinity Scarf is a great one skein project that really shows off interesting and luxurious yarns. Super easy pattern, perfect for wearing doubled as a cowl or long and tied with ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2019 4:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 14 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
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Sweater Series! Winter 2019 Edition 9:00 am
Sweater Series! Winter 2019 Edition @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sweater Series! Winter 2019 Edition @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
This series is tailored for you! After you choose your favorite sweater pattern this class will guide you through all the steps necessary for knitting a sweater that fits. We will start by considering yarn ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2019 4:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
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Circular Knitting – Hat 10:30 am
Circular Knitting – Hat @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Circular Knitting - Hat @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Now that you have your basic knitting skills under your belt, it is time to take it up a notch ~ come learn how to knit a hat! We will be practicing by starting the ...
Knitting BASICS! 101 2:00 pm
Knitting BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knitting BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
You see people knitting everywhere you go and think to yourself that you’ve always wanted to learn but haven’t had the time…or patience…or skill. Well here’s your chance! Designed for absolute beginners or for those ...
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Knitted Wit Trunk Show 12:00 pm
Knitted Wit Trunk Show @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm – Mar 30 @ 4:00 pm
Knitted Wit Trunk Show @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
We at Michigan Fibre Studio are always on the hunt for new and exciting fibers to share with you! Please join us for Knitted Wit from Portland, Oregon! Lorajean Kelley is the Color Queen behind ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2019 4:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 28 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
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Friday Fibre Ball 2019 4:00 pm
Friday Fibre Ball 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 29 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday Fibre Ball 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Come join us for the monthly Friday Fibre Ball! We are open until 11pm! Bring your wheel, needles, hooks, or pins and create with us! Feel free to bring snacks to share (not a requirement). ...
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Oops! Fixing Mistakes 1:00 pm
Oops! Fixing Mistakes @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Oops! Fixing Mistakes @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
  Knitting mistakes are bound to happen from time to time. A twisted stitch here, a dropped stitch there can often stop a knitter in his or her row not knowing quite what to do. ...
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Despondent Dyes Trunk Show @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm

We are pleased to have Kathy from Despondent Dyes back in the Studio!

Despondent Dyes from Corvallis, Oregon!

Kathy will be in person Friday, February 22 and Saturday, February 23!

Price List:

1.) Ultra Merino – $26.00

2.) Merino/Nylon/Stellina – $26.00 (no mini gradients)

3.) the only SW BFL fingering I’ll bring is for the Olive Knits cowl kit – $32.00

4.) I’m pretty sure I’ll have some self-striping (no minis) $36.00

5.) Merino singles – $26.00

6.) Merino Bulky single ply – $26.00

7.) NEW – 100% SW Bluefaced Leicester
DK 100gr/246yds 4-ply – $26.00
* I’ll be bringing some sweater quantities of this

8.) NEW – Worsted weight hat kits – complete with three colors, a pompom and the pattern (including a Ravelry coupon code so people can get a digital copy) – we photographed the hat for this kit when we were in Michigan last March! – $45.00

9.) NEW – Fingering weight hat kit – complete with three colors, a pompom, and a Ravelry coupon code for the knitter’s choice of one of five hats – all of which are designed to be made with the same kit – $45.00

Trunk Show dates:
Friday, February 22 from 5p to 11p
Saturday, February 23 from 10a – 4p
Tuesday, February 26 from noon – 6p
Wednesday, February 27 from noon – 6p
Thursday, February 28 from noon – 9p
Friday, March 1 from noon – 6p
Saturday, March 2 from 10a – 4p

Bio:

We are a cheerful mother and daughter duo seeking a creative outlet for our despondent alter ego. Dead serious about color and knitting, but we tend to be a touch irreverent about almost everything else.

Website: https://despondentdyes.com/
IG: https://www.instagram.com/despondentdyes/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/despondentdyes/

Mar
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Sweater Series! Winter 2019 Edition @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

sweater series

sweater series 4
This series is tailored for you! After you choose your favorite sweater pattern this class will guide you through all the steps necessary for knitting a sweater that fits. We will start by considering yarn fibers and weights, move to size and fit, learn the importance of gauge and swatching, cover techniques, and finally we will focus on finishing and care of garment. The class will concentrate on sweater basics as well as provide individual instruction.

Prerequisites: The student must be able to cast on, knit, purl and bind off as well as have some previous experience knitting and completing a project.

Skills Taught: Sweater construction, checking gauge, pattern reading, techniques, life lines and correcting mistakes.

Dates:
Saturday, January 19, February 2 & 16, March 2 & 16 from 10a – noon

Cost: $100.00

Materials: To be purchased at Michigan Fibre Studio.

All class supplies purchased at Michigan FIbre Studio are entitled to a 20% student discount

 Pattern of your choosing. Please select and purchase your pattern prior to first class. (unsure of a pattern? Check out the Sweater Series Bundle on our Ravelry page). Need help picking a pattern? Give us a call and make an appt!

Bring two copies of pattern to first class.

 Yarn to be purchased after first class.

Class size: 4 students.

A Ravelry account is strongly suggested. It will make searching for patterns easier.

Check out the Michigan Fibre Studio Sweater Series Bundle here!

Instructor: Amy Gallmeyer Knitting

Please call or stop in to sign up and reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Mar
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Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 7 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had!

Bring a project to work on.

Creation, conversation, and inspiration!

We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!

Mar
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Crochet BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

crochet

Description: Learn crochet basics! In this class you will learn enough of the basic skills to get started on a dish cloth that will help you to practice your stitches and be able to read the pattern.

Prerequisites: None

Skills taught: Chain, single crochet, double crochet and how to read a simple written pattern.

Dates: Saturday, Mar 9 from 10a – noon

Materials: 20% off with class sign up!
Crochet hook size H
Cotton yarn

Class Size: Max 6

Instructor: Karin Sajdak

Reserve your spot by purchasing tickets above, register in person or call the Studio! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Crochet Beyond Basics @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 

Crochet NEXT STEPS! 102

The Artfully Simple Infinity Scarf is a great one skein project that really shows off interesting and luxurious yarns. Super easy pattern, perfect for wearing doubled as a cowl or long and tied with a button embellishment. With the right yarn, it’s a wearable work of art!

Want something more advanced? Pick your own project! Inquire about options!

Check out our Ravelry Bundle!

https://www.ravelry.com/bundles/crochet-beyond-basics


Prerequisites: Crochet BASICS! 101 or equivalent


Skills taught: Dependent on pattern

Chain, double crochet, working in the round, reading written pattern or chart.


Dates:

Saturday, March 9 from 1p – 3p

Cost: $20.00

Materials: 20% off materials purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio

Beginner project:

  • Classic Shades variegated yarn or solid wool or acrylic
  • Crochet Hook Size K & I

Class Size: Maximum of 8.

Instructor: Karin Sajdak

Please call or come into the studio to sign up and reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Mar
14
Thu
Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 14 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had!

Bring a project to work on.

Creation, conversation, and inspiration!

We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!

Mar
16
Sat
Sweater Series! Winter 2019 Edition @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

sweater series

sweater series 4
This series is tailored for you! After you choose your favorite sweater pattern this class will guide you through all the steps necessary for knitting a sweater that fits. We will start by considering yarn fibers and weights, move to size and fit, learn the importance of gauge and swatching, cover techniques, and finally we will focus on finishing and care of garment. The class will concentrate on sweater basics as well as provide individual instruction.

Prerequisites: The student must be able to cast on, knit, purl and bind off as well as have some previous experience knitting and completing a project.

Skills Taught: Sweater construction, checking gauge, pattern reading, techniques, life lines and correcting mistakes.

Dates:
Saturday, January 19, February 2 & 16, March 2 & 16 from 10a – noon

Cost: $100.00

Materials: To be purchased at Michigan Fibre Studio.

All class supplies purchased at Michigan FIbre Studio are entitled to a 20% student discount

 Pattern of your choosing. Please select and purchase your pattern prior to first class. (unsure of a pattern? Check out the Sweater Series Bundle on our Ravelry page). Need help picking a pattern? Give us a call and make an appt!

Bring two copies of pattern to first class.

 Yarn to be purchased after first class.

Class size: 4 students.

A Ravelry account is strongly suggested. It will make searching for patterns easier.

Check out the Michigan Fibre Studio Sweater Series Bundle here!

Instructor: Amy Gallmeyer Knitting

Please call or stop in to sign up and reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Mar
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Open Fibre Night! 2019 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had!

Bring a project to work on.

Creation, conversation, and inspiration!

We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!

Mar
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Circular Knitting – Hat @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Now that you have your basic knitting skills under your belt, it is time to take it up a notch ~ come learn how to knit a hat! We will be practicing by starting the Classic Knit Hat, so you will be learning how to knit in the round, how to join your stitches, how to decrease, how to rib, and how to bind off a hat. Plus these basic techniques will be useful in anything from cowls to leg warmers to mittens and bags!

Prerequisites: Knitting Basics or equivalent

Skills taught: Knitting in the round, joining in the round, basic hat construction, double pointed needles, decreasing

Dates: Saturday, March 23 from 10:30a – 12:30p

Cost: $20.00

Materials: 20% off with class sign up!
~Classic Knit Hat by Haley Scarpino, a free Ravelry download
~1 skein of worsted weight yarn
~Size 8 circular needles 16”
~Size 8 double point needles
~Stitch markers

Class Size: Maximum of 6.

Instructor: Michelle Hendricks

Please call or come into the studio to sign up and reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Knitting BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Mar 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

knitting basics
You see people knitting everywhere you go and think to yourself that you’ve always wanted to learn but haven’t had the time…or patience…or skill. Well here’s your chance! Designed for absolute beginners or for those who are still learning the basics, you’ll get a solid foundation of knitting fundamentals in our Beginning Knitting Workshop.

Prerequisites: None

Skills taught: Cast on, knit, purl, bind off, common mistakes and fixes

Dates: Saturday, March 23 from 2p – 4p

Materials: 20% off materials with sign up

  • Bamboo needles size 8
  • Cotton yarn

Class Size: Maximum of 6

Instructor: Heather Havens

Reserve your spot by purchasing tickets above, register in person or call the Studio! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount