Fiber Art Classes in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

When you visit Smoky Mountain Spinnery, you are visiting a center for the fiber arts! Throughout the week we offer classes in spinning, weaving, knitting, rug hooking and more! Classes fit up to 10 people at a time in our studio space. Give us a call or fill out the form below to reserve your spot today!
 

June 2017

1: RUG HOOKING with Rhonda Thistlethwaite from 10:00-3:00. Class fee $50 plus your choice of kit to hook. (Beginner kits start at $55.00) Bring your own frame and hook or use one of ours for the class for free.

6: HANG OUT AND HOOK:
Free 10:00-4:00. Bring your rug hooking project or pick out a new one. Enjoy rug hooking with our group in the studio.

SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free...Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

10: KUMIHIMO BRAIDING with Victoria Walker. 10-2:30. You will cover making the warp, setting up the disk, reading charts and practice basic kumihimo sequences. No experience required. Class fee is $50.00 plus the materials purchased from SMS.

13: SPIN IN:1-4 FREE...Bring your wheel or drop spindle and a project. Enjoy lots of tips and encouragement from other spinners.

SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free...Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

20: SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free...bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts.

27: SPIN IN: 1-4 FREE...Bring your wheel or drop spindle and a project. Enjoy lots of tips and encouragement from other spinners.

SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free...Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts.

July 2017

1: RUG HOOKING with Rhonda Thistlethwaite from 10:00-4:00. Class fee $50 plus your choice of kit to hook. (Beginner kits start at $55.00) Bring your own frame and hook or use one of ours for the class for free.

11: SPIN IN: 1-4 FREE...Bring your wheel or drop spindle and a project. Enjoy lots of tips and encouragement from other spinners.

SIT AND KNIT: 5-8: Free...Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

15: CROCHET 101: with Victoria Walker. 10:00-2:30. Learn the basics and get started crocheting! No experience needed. Fee: $50.00 plus supplies.

18: SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free...Bring any fiber project and relax in out creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

22: Rigid Heddle, Continuous Weaving Class with Cam Sabo, Class fee $75.00 plus purchase of yarn for the class. Bring your own rigid heddle loom. or rent one of ours for $20.00 for the day. Rental fee may be applied toward the purchase of the loom on your class date. 9:30-4:00

25: SPIN IN: 1-4 FREE...Bring your wheel or drop spindle and a project. Enjoy lots of tips and encouragement from other spinners.

SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free...Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

29: RUG HOOKING with Rhonda Thistlethwaite from 10:00-4:00. Class fee $50 plus your choice of kit to hook. (Beginner kits at start at $55.00) Bring your own frame and hook or use one of ours for the class for free.

August 2017

1: HANG OUT AND HOOK: Free 10:00-4:00. Bring your rug hooking project or pick out a new one. Enjoy rug hooking with our group in the studio.

SIT AND KNIT 5-8. Free…Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

8: SPIN IN: 1-4 FREE…Bring your wheel or drop spindle and a project. Enjoy lots of tips and encouragement from other spinners.

SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free…Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

12: CROCHET 2-1 with Victoria Walker. You’ve mastered the basics stitches, now what? This class introduces decorative stitches that use combinations of the basic stitches and placement for textural effects. Abbreviations and symbols for these stitches will be reviewed. Students will work on a sampler of stitches for future reference. Class requires proficiency in the following basic stitches: chain, single, half double, and double crochet. Yarn must be purchased at SMS. If you do not own an appropriate sized hook, they will be available for purchase. 10-2:30. Fee: $50.00 plus supplies.

15: SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free…Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

19: Rigid Heddle, Continuous Weaving Class with Cam Sabo. Class fee $75.00 plus purchase of yarn for the class. Bring your own rigid heddle loom, or rent one of ours for $20.00 for the day. Rental fee may be applied toward the purchase of the loom on your class date. 9:30-4:00

22: SPIN IN: 1-4 FREE… Bring your wheel or drop spindle and a project. Enjoy lots of tips and encouragement from other spinners.

SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free… Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!

29: SIT AND KNIT: 5-8. Free...Bring any fiber project and relax in our creative fun weekly get together. Bring a dish and meet lots of other fiber enthusiasts!
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