Our knitatrix, Janny Potter, explores short rows in this class highlighting a bonnet for toddlers, kids or adults called Aviatrix. This popular online pattern will help you master the creation and uses of short rows, as well as giving you an opporturnity to learn some basic and advanced pattern reading skills. Students should be familiar with these basic knitting skills: Cast on, Knit, Purl, Increase, Decrease, Bind off. Materials list included with registration confirmation. To register, go to denverlibrary.org/fresh or call 720.865.1206.
Your first chance of the new year to learn the craft of knitting. Fresh City Life has been creating new knitters since fall of 2004 with the aid of our expert knitting teachers and the relaxing multiple-night classes. Learn the basics and we’ll help you move on to more advanced knitting as your confidence grows. All materials provided; $10 materials fee. To register, go to denverlibrary.org/fresh or call 720.865.1206.
Mondays, April 8, 15, 22 and 29, 5:30-7:30p
Every Monday evening the Fresh City Lounge is open for freestyle stitchers to come in and enjoy the company of other knitters. Bring any portable handwork.
Freestyle Knitting, every Monday, 5-7:30p, Fresh City Lounge, no registration required.
A classic locket opens to hold a photo or sentimental objects and is worn around the neck – usually to keep thoughts of a loved one near. In this workshop, we’ll learn to make a modern locket – a shapely tile of clear glass with a favored photo reproduction glazed onto the back creating a luminescent portrait necklace. Fresh City Life provides everything you need to make this beautiful keepsake that makes a wonderful gift for someone or even for you!
Artist Nancy Avalon can create "tattoos" with skin-safe inks that look like the real thing! Choose from her ideas or bring your own. Lasts up to a week or can be removed if needed. Come and get a work of art that can be worn anywhere. Registration Is required. Please call 720-865-0325 to register. For grades 4 and up!
Come learn how to draw Manga! Develop your own characters, Manga style, and bring action and life into your drawings. Artist Nancy Avalon shows you how to use the tools of a real artist to make the drawings more believable and fun. Registration is required. Please call 720-865-0325 to register. For grades 4 and up!