Upcoming Fiber Arts Classes
Fiber Arts Department
Instructor: Denyse Specktor
Registration deadline: October 13, 2020
Denyse Specktor is also teaching Intermediate Stitches and Holiday Gifts, November 7, 8 & 14.
Now you are ready to KNIT! The FUN of knitting is you always have a new stitch or technique to learn, you never stop learning or creating. Along the way, you will learn about gauge – or how to size your project correctly. Fiber content and use will also be discussed, and so much more.
Denyse will answer all of your whys and what-if questions. Learn all about knitting from this second-generation professional knitter. Denyse will be happy to answer your questions at a drop of a stitch.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Denyse’s creative talents have been employed by Knits Vogue Knitting Knitters Cast On and an array of yarn companies. My Knitting Bag, Denyse's first column interviewing noteworthy knitters appeared regularly in Knits Magazine along with a column on collectibles called Vintage Advantage. Melanie Falick requested Denyse as a contributor for her books Weekend Knitting and Knit: A Personal Handbook. Denyse contributed several essays to For The Love of Knitting. She is recognized throughout California and by The National Needlework Association for her mastery of diverse knitting techniques.
Denyse wrote for the British knitting publication, Let’s Knit as the American contributor. Her column, YARN OVER... THERE – reported on American knitting trends. Designs by Denyse appeared regularly in Let’s Knit in addition to two cover designs.
In 2005 her company, The Big Yarn, created innovative and elegant sterling silver knitting tools. Denyse holds a patent for the NeedleSizer. In 2017 Denyse published her magazine Knitting Circles. Santa Monica Evening Outlook exclaimed Denyse Specktor aka the big yarn is the knitter to the stars.
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TUITION & FEES
There is a registration fee of $45 for each class for non-members. Current Mendocino Art Center members do not pay a registration fee and may take 10% off each class registration. The discount is reflected in the prices above. Not a member yet? You may sign up below.
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