Visible Mending Workshop

Hand mending a knit sweater with contrasting colorful yarn

July 23, 2022. 1-4pm
Wil-Mar Center Youth Room, 504 S Brearly St, Madison, WI 53703

BRING 2-3 “HOLEY or TORN” KNIT things (socks, mittens, sweaters, hats, blankets, etc.) and fix them with woven mends, knitted patches, and basic embroidery. Life long “mender”, Kim Langley will demonstrate and you will practice turning your items into artistic wearables in this fun 3-hour workshop.

Workshop fee: $25, Heartland Threads Fibershed members

$35 non-members (want to join? click here)

For full scholarship, email tell us why you are applying (will be kept confidential)

BRING IF YOU HAVE: size 2 or smaller double point or circular knitting needles, crochet hook, tapestry/darning needles, small amounts of colored fingering or lace weight yarns, stitch markers, safety pins, lightbulb, pencil & paper for notes. If you don’t have some of these items, Heartland Threads Fibershed will provide them.