Holes in your favorite jeans and sweaters? No problem. This class will teach you the basics of crochet and how to apply simple handmade patches or vintage doilies to repair clothing artfully. Please choose a small mending project appropriate for the time allotted.
Impact: Old clothing is made new again with artistic mending, extending the life of garments you love.
Requirements: Please bring sewing needles, thread, yarn, and a garment to repair. Crochet hooks will be provided for use during class, along with some prepared crochet patches for you to experiment with.
About the Instructor: Natalia Robinson is obsessed with all things naturally made by hand. She lived in New Zealand and Guatemala studying felting, weaving, natural dyeing, spinning, and sewing. A graduate of the Evergreen State College, she created her own major in fiber arts and early childhood education. Every day is a good day to make art and play! Learn more at feralfelt.com