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Intermediate Crochet Class Set for March 16-30

March 2010

Sauk Valley Community College will offer a three-session intermediate course, Crochet 102, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, March 16 through March 30, in Room TBA.

Participants may continue on from the basics or join this class to learn how to properly gauge yarn for a project. The skills of triple crochet, puff stitch, shell stitch, how to change colors, and the pineapple motif will be covered. Upon completion, participants will be able to start projects such as doilies, scarves, afghans, and change colors.  Students will need to bring approximately 550 yards of size 10 crochet thread in the color of their choice, the book The Crochet Stitch Bible by Betty Barnden, a size #7 steel crochet hook, size D and G crochet hooks, and two skeins of different colored (550 to 600 yards) DK weight yarn.

Cost for this class is $30. Students may register in Sauk’s Office of Admissions, Room 1J1, between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays or between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. For more information on this class call Sauk’s Office of Personal and Professional Development at 815-288-5511, ext. 212.