Workshops and Special Events

Special lectures, presentations and learning experiences.

Upcoming Workshops

Throughout the year, Needlework Guild of Minnesota plans workshops, lectures and special events. The workshops for 2017 are listed below.

To register for classes and kits offered at Stitch-Ins or Special Interest Group meetings, please find the meeting on the calendar.

March to the Finish
March 3 – 4, 2018

It’s back! We have again booked the Lake Huron Conference Room at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest,7025 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park, MN, for the weekend of March 3 and 4 for a fun weekend of stitching and socializing with friends. We have the room for both days from morning till night, so bring your projects that need some time devoted to them and join us for 2 days of stitching and fun. Just $50 per day includes room use, lunch and snacks. Register for just one day, or the whole weekend.

Registration deadline is Feb 9, 2018.

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Crystal Windows Chapter 2 – used with permission by Laura Andrews

October 14th 8:30am – 11:30am

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These intriguing beaded beads are reminiscent of antique Victorian slide bracelets. Learn 2 fast and easy methods to build the perfect settings for sparkling Swarovski crystals. These light catching little beaded beads can be strung to make beautiful bracelets, earrings, pendants, key chains, cell phone charms. Complete the bracelet with an artistic, secure, self clasp. All skill levels welcome.
Deadline to register was September 1, 2017.

 

Dancing Spikettes –  used with permission by Laura Andrews

October 15th, 8:30am to 11:30 am

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Spikes are such a fun current trend. Learn to create sparkling spikes with secrets, like a hidden clasp and a special bead inside. Techniques to quickly build, embellish and link spikes will be joyfully shared. Spikes can be linked to create necklaces and bracelets. Skill level required: Intermediate to advanced experience in bead weaving, especially right angle weave, is recommended.
Deadline to register was September 1, 2017.

 

 

Pavé Garden – used with permission by Laura Andrews

October 15th, 1:00pm – 4:00pm

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Learn 2 new variations of right angle weave as you create fine jewelry style beaded beads. Use these new stitches to very quickly and easily build a shimmering garden of self-supporting beaded beads. Create Pandora style beaded beads using new versions of right angle weave. Skill level required: All skill levels and ages welcome! Some prior experience with bead weaving is helpful.
Deadline to register was September 1, 2017.

 

 

Net on Net – used with permission by Laura Andrews

October 14th, 1:00pm  – 4:00pm

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Explore color blending, tubular netting, and horizontal netting with this exciting piece: a bracelet with the gleam and sophistication of fine jewelry. The bracelet is completed with a clever method of attachment to a high quality secure clasp. Some prior experience in bead stitching is helpful, but not necessary, in making this a joyous class.
Deadline to register was September 1, 2017.

 

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Meetings are held in the large fireplace room on the lower level. The room is accessible by stairs or elevator.

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church
7227 Penn Ave South
Richfield, Minnesota 55423

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

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Upcoming Events

Tue 17

Potpourri Stitchers

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu 19

Evening Needlepointers SIG

October 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Richfield, MN MN
Tue 24

Daytime Stitch In

October 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Richfield, MN MN
Tue 24

Evening Stitch In

October 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Richfield, MN MN
Nov 01

Newsletter deadline

November 1