Tag: Needle Crafters

Needle Crafters Thank You!

Diana Oleson Wow, another year has gone by. I want to thank all of you who have donated knitting supplies, yarn, doll blankets, and hats. A special thank you to Jeannine Evans for all the hats that she has crocheted for Angela’s Closet. Jeannine has crocheted more than 100 hats that were donated to Angela’s Closet to…

Enjoy Needle Crafting? Join Us!

The Needle Crafters Club was formed to keep the art of hand embroidery, knitting, crocheting, counted cross-stitch, and needlepoint alive. Our group of crafters gets together to share what we know and to enjoy the company of other crafters. There is always something new to learn! Come join us and share your project, or come and learn…

Spring Craft Fair-Bound

Diana Oleson The Needle Crafters have been busy making crochet and knitted items for the Robson Ranch Spring Craft Fair. We have some fun bags for the holidays. We hope to see everyone at the fair in the Hermosa Ballroom on March 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.! We have also started knitting lessons for…

Needle Crafters Update

Diana Oleson We will be introducing macramé into our fold of needle crafting this fall, along with weaving. The Needle Crafters are still making doll blankets, hats, gloves, scarves, pocket toys, and headbands for our charities with the donated yarn that we have received. On Sept. 9, we will resume meeting from 9 a.m. to…

Needle Crafters: It’s a Macramé Revival!

Diana Oleson Macramé is making a comeback, and it is better than ever! It has a cleaner and more natural look. The brightly colored wall and plant hangers have been replaced with sleek macramé planters, modern wall décor, and stylish jewelry. Macramé has been around since the 13th century, was made popular in the 1970s, faded…