The wording, symbols, abbreviations and charts involved in knitting patterns can be daunting. Increase your knitting pattern literacy with this workshop designed to help knitters conquer the most complex instructions. Our master teacher, Heather McKenzie leads this workshop centered around a glorious, chain link scarf that will have you bravely tackling complex patterns in no time. Materials list provided with registration confirmation. Registration is required. Please register online http://denverlibrary.org/fresh#secret or call 720-865-1206.
At the intersection of craft and art, you’ll find hyperbolic crochet! Mad fiber genius, Ann Myhre, last seen at Denver Public Library teaching students freeform knitting and crochet, returns for an out-of-this-world workshop on crochet as sculpture. Yes, this photo is an example of the amazing, awe-inspiring art form known as hyperbolic crochet – and that’s no hyperbole. All confident crocheters that know the basics are welcome to join. Materials list provided with registration confirmation. Registration is required.
This year’s Etsy Crafting Party will be dazzling – we are drawing inspiration from the city of lights – Paris! Did you know that at one time Denver city planners aimed to pattern Denver’s layout after the grandest European city, hence the nickname Paris on the Platte. Yes, there was a time before the smoke-filled coffeehouse! Denver crafters are invited to celebrate Denver and Paris and lots of great crafting experiences at this annual Etsy Crafting Party sponsored by Fresh City Life and Denver Handmade Alliance.
Join us to learn how to blend essential oils and other natural ingredients to create luscious products for the skin! We will create a solid perfume, a sugar scrub and a lip balm. For ages 12 - 18. Registration is required. Please call to reserve your space. 720-865-0955.
Learn to draw the Japanese “anime”-style. Show expression, action, and imagination in your artwork. For ages 12-18. No registration is required.
¡La acción y la emoción de las caricaturas japonesas cobran vida! Aprende a dibujar personajes en el estilo japonés de anime. Muestra expresiones faciales, acción e imaginación en tus dibujos. Edades de 12 a 18 años. No es necesario inscribirte.
You have seen those cool, glowing necklaces. Come make your own out of hardware materials!
For ages 12-18. Program is limited to 20 participants. No registration is required.
¿Has visto los collares fosforescentes que brillan en la oscuridad? Ven a hacer tu propio collar fosforescente usando materiales sencillos de ferretería. Edades de 12 a 18 años. Programa se limita a 20 participantes. No es necesario inscribirte.