Fall, 2020 Emeritus Needlecraft Class - Links to Class Recordings

Fall, 2020, Needlecraft II

HME EC E71, Section 9790
Class Curriculum (Syllabus) & Materials Info.

Class time: Wednesdays, 1:30-4:15pm

 Week 1, 9/2/20, Basic Macrame – square knot, half knot, half hitch

Tools & Materials: Cord, dowel, scissors, ruler, clipboard, macrame board, pins

 Zoom Recording of 9/2/20 Class

Week 2, 9/9/20, Macrame Statement Necklace or wall-hanging, plant hanger

Tools & materials: cord or string, clipboard, scissors, ruler, metal or wooden ring

 Zoom Recording of 9/9/20 Class

Week 3, 9/16/20, Basic knit: cast on, knit stitch

Tools & materials: Size 8, 9 or 10 knitting needles, 1 skein worsted weight yarn

Zoom Recording of 9/16/20 Class

Week 4, 9/23/20, Basic knit: purl stitch, pattern scarf

Tools & materials: Size 8, 9 or 10 knitting needles, 2 skeins worsted weight yarn

 Zoom Recording of 9/23/20 Class

Week 5, 9/30/20, Basic knit: Start Stuffed pig

Tools & materials: Size 10 knitting needles, 1skein heavyweight yarn

Zoom Recording of 9/30/20 Class

Week 6, 10/7/20, Basic knit: Finish Stuffed pig, Pattern Scarf

See above

Zoom Recording of 10/7/20 Class

Week 7, 10/14/20, Knitting in the Round: Start Knit hat

Tools & materials: size 10, 16” circular needle, 4 or 5 size 10 double-pointed needles

Zoom Recording of 10/14/20 Class

Week 8, 10/21/20, Knitting in the Round: Finish Knit hat

Tools & materials: size 10, 16” circular needle, 4 or 5 size 10 double-pointed needles

 Zoom Recording of 10/21/20 Class

Week 9, 10/28/20, Embroidery, running stitch, back stitch, satin stitch, chain stitch, straight stitch, split stitch, lazy daisy stitch, long & short stitch

Tools & Materials: Tightly woven cotton cloth, embroidery thread, embroidery needle, embroidery hoop

Zoom recording of 10/28/20 Class.

Week 10, 11/4/20, Embroidery, French knot, stem stitch, feather stitch, split stitch, couching stitch

Tools & Materials: Tightly woven cotton cloth, embroidery thread, embroidery needle, embroidery hoop

 Zoom recording of 11/5/20 Class.

Week 11, 11/11/20, NO CLASS, VETERAN’S DAY

Zoom recording of 11/18/20 class.

Week 12, 11/18/20, Weaving, frame loom, 2 sheds, plain weave

Tools & Materials: wooden canvas painting frame or solid wood picture frame, or other square or rectangular frame, wooden dowel longer than width of frame, any kind of string or yarn, preferably not too soft or thin, cardboard to make shuttles, scissors

 

Week 13, 11/25/20, Weaving, other weaves & techniques

Tools & Materials: wooden canvas painting frame or solid wood picture frame, or other square or rectangular frame, wooden dowel longer than width of frame, any kind of string or yarn, preferably not too soft or thin, cardboard to make shuttles, scissors

Week 14, 12/2/20, Basic crochet and pocket scarf/shawl, Cheryl’s sweater

Tools & Materials: Worsted weight yarn, size G, H, or I crochet hook

 

Week 15, 12/9/20, Basic crochet

Tools & Materials: Worsted weight yarn, size G, H, or I crochet hook

 

Week 16, 12/16/20, Knotless Netting pouch

Tools & Materials: Clipboard, string or cord