April 17, 2017 Let’s All Go to the Fair Joyce Lewis The Yarn Shop Joyce has been judging knitting at the Ohio State Fair for a number of years now. She will share with us how to enter items and what criteria they look for when judging knitted items. We have some fabulous knitters in… Continue reading The Yarn Shop will be at the DKG meeting on Monday
Barbara Richardson, Wanda Royer and Kay Wolff have been the officers of The Dayton Knitting Guild for 25 years. They have done a stellar job at keeping the Guild alive. We are all so grateful for their dedication and service. Now it is time for a big change. We will be electing new officers in… Continue reading 2017 DKG Elections coming soon
New World Alpaca and Fiberworks will be our vendors this month. DKG Meeting will start at 10 am Monday the 20th of March. Arenda Holladay will be the teacher. You can read the previous posts for more information about our meeting and the mini workshop. See you Monday. Yours Truly, Heather
St Patricks Day Knit In Come celebrate the holiday at Lynn’s house. Main dish and drinks provided. Bring a side dish or desert to share. 10AM to 3PM Lynn McCown’s house
Arenda Holladay We’re delighted to welcome Arenda back to the DKG! Arenda is the President and Executive Director of The Knitting Guild Association (TKGA). She is a master knitter, and a wonderful teacher. The title of her talk is, Why doesn’t it fit? She’ll be presenting tips on how to make a garment that will… Continue reading Sign up for the mini workshop.
Hi Everybody, Just a reminder to all you Bloggers. Tomorrow is the first day that you can send in your DKG retreat registration. You have until March 25th, but why wait? This is going to be a fantastic knitting retreat. Carol Anderson will be our teacher for the whole weekend (look her up on the… Continue reading March 4th, 2017…
This just in… Julie and Maryann will be the vendors at tomorrow’s DKG meeting. Come join the fun. Kim will be doing a demonstration on her sock knitting machine. I’m sorry that I will be missing it. Yours truly, Heather
Hi All, Kim will be giving a demonstration on her sock knitting machine and New World Alpaca will be the vendor. Maryann is the proprietor of New World Alpaca and you can see her at the 2nd Street Market in downtown Dayton, Thursday-Saturday every week. Thanks, Heather
Circular Sock Machines Kim Kulasa Did you know that sock machines were popular 100 years ago as a knitting home industry? CSMs began to reappear on the scene in the 80s and have become so popular that they are again being manufactured. Come see – and try your hand at knitting socks on a CSM.… Continue reading DKG Meeting coming up….
http://images4-e.ravelrycache.com/uploads/auntbetsyknits/284713935/100_7595_medium.JPG Did anyone see this scarf at the January DKG meeting?