Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Plan Ahead! June 2010 Craft Classes

Carol’s Zoo Animals
SAT 6/5
1:00-3:00
Instructor: Breeze Holman
Cost $12/Materials $20
Make a house full of cuddly critters using wool, notions & embellishments. Dress them up or leave them naked. Requires basic sewing skills.

Fast, Fun & Easy Home Accents
SUN 6/6
10:00-1:00
Instructor: Pam Archer
Cost $18/TBA
Create pretty, no-sew home accessory projects for the office, kitchen and around the house. Using Pendleton’s signature fabrics and fun embellishments create one-of-a-kind accents for your home and for gifts.

Beginning Wet Felting
SAT 6/12
10:00-1:00
Instructor: Cally McVay
Cost $18/Materials $20
Take your fondness for felting to the next level with a beginner’s course in Wet Felting! Learn to use water & wool to create one-of-a-kind felt projects that require no sewing. Add finishing touches & embellish with a variety of notions.

Home D├ęcor – Fantastic Folding Chairs
SUN 6/13
12:30-2:00
Instructor: Stacy Brisbee
Cost $10/Materials $35
Take an ordinary folding chair & make something extraordinary using Pendleton fabric. Our wool is the perfect upholstery fabric & the bright colors will surely make your chair special.

Coin Purse & Wallet
SUN 6/19
12:00-2:30
Instructor: Stacy Brisbee
Cost $15/Materials $15
Learn to make a personalized bi-fold wallet & coin purse using our versatile wool & fun embellishments. This is the perfect project for using up left-over scraps of your favorite fabrics and a great gift giving idea!

Pendleton Apron with Felt Binding
SAT 6/26
1:00-3:00
Instructor: Bree Holman
Cost $12/Materials $23
After numerous requests from our customers, the secrets of our staff aprons are revealed. Make this quick & easy three pocket apron using Pendleton reversible jacquard wool & our blanket felt binding. Bring your own sewing machine.

Wool Straight Skirt
SUN 6/27
10:00-12:30
Instructor: Breeze Holman
Cost $18/Materials $22
Another of our favorite Linda MacPhee patterns, the Straight Skirt is perfect project for the beginning sewer. The pattern come in five classic designs and includes different seamed variations.

May Craft Classes

Needle Felting 101
SAT 5/1
1:00-3:00
Instructor: Stacy Brisbee
Cost $12/Materials $12
Learn the basics of felting, the tools needed and about the fibers and yarns that work well for this fun and easy craft. We'll talk about lots of project possibilities and you can make two small pieces to take home with you, we will even help you get started on your next felting project.

Needle Felting 201
SUN 5/2
1:00-3:00
Instructor: Cally McVay
Cost $12/Materials $12
This class expands on the basic skills taught in our Needle Felting 101 class with advanced techniques including pattern transfer, figure construction & jewelry application. Students need to have taken the 101 class and bring their own needle felting tools.

Pendleton Apron with Felt Binding
SAT 5/8
10:30-12:30
Instructor: Rene’ Haage
Cost $12/Materials $23
After numerous requests from our customers, the secrets of our staff aprons are revealed. Make this quick & easy three pocket apron using Pendleton reversible jacquard wool & our blanket felt binding. Bring your own sewing machine.

Wool Straight Skirt
SAT 5/15
1:00-4:00
Instructor: Breeze Holman
Cost $18/Materials $22
Another of our favorite Linda MacPhee patterns, the Straight Skirt is perfect project for the beginning sewer. The pattern comes in five classic designs and includes different seamed variations.

Upcycling Old Clothing
SUN 5/16
12:00-3:00
Instructor: Stacy Brisbee
Cost $18/Materials $22
Update & reinvent your old clothing from the back of your closet. Your old garments have great potential for new projects. Turn the ordinary into extraordinary! Bring a few favorite old pieces of clothing & your sewing machine.

Needle Felted Wool Beret
SAT 5/22
12:00-3:00
Instructor: Franklin Hyry
Cost $18/Materials $22
One of our favorite customers will show you how to make his signature wool felt beret. Students will design their own beret with Franklin’s American Indian inspired designs and Pendleton wool.

Pendleton Wool Rug Crochet
SAT 5/23
11:00-1:00
Instructor: Breeze Holman
Cost $12/Materials $10
Make this thick & comfy rug for any room in the house. A really big hook and a supply of wool selvages, gives you a beautiful pile rug in about the time it takes to watch your favorite

April Classes

Needle Felting 101
SAT 4/10
10:00-12:00
Instructor: Stacy Brisbee
Cost $12/Materials $12
Learn the basics of felting, the tools needed and about the fibers and yarns that work well for this fun and easy craft. We'll talk about lots of project possibilities and you can make two small pieces to take home with you, we will even help you get started on your next felting project.

Needle Felting 201
SUN 4/11
12:00-2:00
Instructor: Cally McVay
Cost $12/Materials $12
This class expands on the basic skills taught in our Needle Felting 101 class with advanced techniques including pattern transfer, figure construction & jewelry application. Students need to have taken the 101 class and bring their own needle felting tools.

Pendleton Wool Rug Crochet
SAT 4/17
11:00-1:00
Instructor: Breeze Holman
Cost $12/Materials $10
Make this thick & comfy rug for any room in the house. A really big hook and a supply of wool selvages, gives you a beautiful pile rug in about the time it takes to watch your favorite movie.

Awesome Jacket Construction
SUN 4/18
9:00-1:00
Instructor: Stacy Brisbee
Cost $25/Materials $175
Using our most popular pattern, Linda MacPhee’s “Awesome Jacket” you will learn how to make your own blanket-weight coat of Pendleton jacquard fabric & felt binding in three short hours. This simple two-piece unstructured pattern sews together with ease. Bring your own sewing machine.
Class size is limited to four students in order to provide individualized attention.

Pendleton Apron with Felt Binding
SAT 4/24
10:30-12:30
Instructor: Rene’ Haage
Cost $12/Materials $23
After numerous requests from our customers, the secrets of our staff aprons are revealed. Make this quick & easy three pocket apron using Pendleton reversible jacquard wool & our blanket felt binding. Bring your own sewing machine.

Coin Purse & Wallet
SUN 4/25
12:30-3:00
Instructor: Stacy Brisbee
Cost $15/Materials $15
Learn to make a personalized bi-fold wallet & coin purse using our versatile wool & fun embellishments. This is the perfect project for using up left-over scraps of your favorite fabrics and a great gift giving idea!

To register:
Visit the store
8500 SE McLoughlin Blvd
Portland, OR 97222

Phone or Fax
Tel: (503) 535-5786  Fax: (503) 233-8692

Email us: woolenmillstore@penwool.com