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Wednesday, June 10 at

Crafting Circle

Loom Knitting Tips

June 10, 2020 at

Join us this month as we continue our discussion on knitting with a focus on loom knitting. We'll share tips, tricks and the benefits of loom knitting over traditional needle knitting for a person with a visual impairment.
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Past Discussions

This month we explored the art of knitting. We discussed different types of knitting, how to choose a beginner project, and yarn and needle choice.

Quilting Tips and Tools

March 11, 2020

This month we shared our love of quilting, including tips on picking the right fabric, tools and techniques to make this favorite pastime accessible with a vision loss.

John Bramblitt

February 12, 2020

This month we welcomed internationally acclaimed painter, muralist and author John Bramblitt, whose career emerged after losing his sight. Among his many accolades, John has received three Presidential Service Awards for his innovative art workshops that share adaptive techniques for people with vision loss.

The Crochet Life

January 8, 2020

This month we welcomed crochet enthusiast Deborah DeBord. Deborah has been a fiber lover for decades and shared her journey through yarn with us, as well as offered practical advice for blind and visually impaired crocheters.

Mixed media is a unique way to express yourself through a variety of techniques. This month we shared our ideas on this art form, exploring textures, mediums, surfaces and materials. Whether you're a seasoned artist or a beginner, this was a great discussion to get inspiration.

Handmade Gifts to Give and Get

November 13, 2019

This month we got a head start on the gift-giving season by sharing our ideas for creating handmade holiday gifts. The group shared past and present creations and found inspiration from fellow crafters.

Resources:

Woodturning

October 9, 2019

What do wooden pens, table legs and candle sticks have in common? These items can all be made using woodturning. This month our woodturning friends shared their knowledge about this fascinating craft.

Woodturning Presenters:

Organizing Craft Supplies

August 14, 2019

This month we explored the many different reasons why we craft. Then we shared tips for organizing our craft supplies. Many helpful ideas were shared!

Calling All Crafters!

June 12, 2019

For our first discussion, we spent some time getting to know each other and finding out what areas of crafting interest you.

"This Is Your Brain on Crafts", article by Lisa Borgnes-Giramonti. Martha Stewart Living, November 2012

Important Considerations

Content shared during discussions is for general information purposes only. We encourage you to thoroughly consider if any resource or suggestion is a good fit for you. The inclusion of links does not imply a recommendation or endorsement. The opinions expressed by the participants are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Hadley.