After months and months of planning it’s time to set our compass to the Carnation Yarn…
The StevenBe Experience, Sept. 2-3
He’s baaaaack! StevenBe, the vivacious and irrepressible darling of the knitting world, will lead the StevenBe Experience in the studio on September 2 and 3. Details are below. Call the studio to register for any and all…. it’s sure to be a blast!
Friday, September 2, 2016
Scharves: Supersize Your Accessories
Friday, Sept 2 from 1-4pm
Broaden your knitting horizon and change your life with StevenBe. This workshop is designed to be an amazing opportunity to have fun while learning Steven’s best tips and tricks. It will set you free from patterns as written and help you feel comfortable making your own modifications and design decisions. Remember: a pattern is only a guideline! Experience the magic of mixology, taking a variety of yarns from different brands, weights, and fiber contents to create magical and unique scharves. Start with a base pattern from StevenBe and learn different methods of creating angles and edges, modifying the shape with modular knitting, adding new colors, and combining fibers in unique ways to customize the pattern and truly make it yours.
BeSteven with StevenBe
Friday, September 2, 7-9pm
Discover what it’s like to be StevenBe! Steven will give us insight into what a blast it is to be the Glitter Knitter! Enjoy nibbles and nosh while we vote for the best StevenBe Outfit! That’s not all — Steven will personally pick the winners of our Knitspiration Raffle and show us his latest and greatest designs.
Two contests with prizes:
- Best StevenBe outfit
- Knitspiration Raffle with StevenBe (also including Stephen West and Josh Ryks) patterns. You will receive a ticket for each completed piece that you bring in. Must be present to win.
Nibbles & Nosh with beverages included.
Saturday, September 3, 2016
Ponchini Design Challenge
Saturday, September 3 from 9am -12pm
The StevenBe Ponchini is a versatile garment with so many design possibilities. This is your chance to create a custom Ponchini with the Ponchini Master himself. Get excited to explore the genius and simplicity of this garment by making it into something that suits you exactly all while learning Steven’s favorite tips and tricks. Experience the magic of mixology, taking a variety of yarns from different brands, weights, and fiber contents to create a magical and unique Ponchini. Start with an original pattern from StevenBe and learn different methods of creating edges, modifying the shape with short rows, adding new colors, and combining fibers in unique ways to customize the pattern and truly make it yours.
Whip It into Submission: Personalized Pattern Perfection in 5 Easy Steps
Saturday, September 3 from 2-5 pm
Found a pattern that’s almost perfect but not quite? The shape is right but the stitch pattern is wrong or the yarn is too boring or the fit is just a little off. Everyone’s been there. Enter StevenBe, master of the substitution. In this workshop, Steven will guide you through taking your pretty darn good pattern and making it perfect with an artful use of short rows, stitch patterns, gauge modifications, yarn substitutions, and other techniques. You will leave this workshop with the confidence and chutzpah it takes to wrangle any pattern into submission and make it obey your every whim.