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Crochet - Summer Shorts (4 Part)

Confident Beginner Level

Learn to crochet beginner friendly shorts for Summer. The perfect project to start refreshing your closet.

  • Class Duration: 2 hours
  • Age Requirements: 13-Adult, 11-12 with accompanying adult
  • Recommended Prerequisite: Let's Crochet Level 2
  • Required Skills: Someone who easily handles standard stitches and can follow simple patterns.
  • Materials Fee: None
  • Out of District Fee: $10 (includes class and materials fees)

Required Materials: Students will need to bring the following materials to complete the project:

  • Yarns: 450 - 730 yards (depending on size chosen) of Size 3 Light Yarn
  • Hook: Size D/3 (3mm)y
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scissors
  • Stitch Markers

      Note: Crochet skills are necessary to be successful in this class. New to crochet? Check out Let's Crochet Level 1.

      Level Description
      Beginner Someone who grasps the most basic stitches and can finish simple patterns with aid.
      Confident Beginner Someone who easily handles standard stitches and can follow simple patterns.
      Intermediate Someone who can follow most patterns with ease, is able to read stitches and charts, and to whom working in the round is no longer a challenge.
      Advanced Someone who can adjust patterns to their own preferences, substitute yarn, and produce neat results consistently in flat, round, lace, and three-dimensional projects.

      AGE GROUP: | Teens | Adults |

      EVENT TYPE: | Maker/DIY | Arts & Crafting |

      TAGS: | tech-fiberarts | tec101 | fiberarts | crochet |

      North Orange Branch

      Phone: 407-835-7323

      Hours
      Mon, Jul 15 10:00AM to 7:00PM
      Tue, Jul 16 10:00AM to 7:00PM
      Wed, Jul 17 10:00AM to 7:00PM
      Thu, Jul 18 10:00AM to 7:00PM
      Fri, Jul 19 10:00AM to 6:00PM
      Sat, Jul 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
      Sun, Jul 21 Closed

      About the branch

      LYNX Bus Link 41 State Road 436

      The North Orange Branch began as a bookmobile station in 1950, and was replaced by a branch in 1964. Moving to the Palm Plaza Shopping Center in 1969, the branch occupied a 3500 square foot space there for twenty years. In 1989 the branch moved to its present 12,000 square foot facility. As the name implies, the North Orange branch serves the areas of Apopka, Plymouth, Zellwood, Tangerine, and environs.

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      Canceled
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