Roving Indiana will run this year from February 23rd to March 11th and includes 13 shops, 2 weeks (3 weekends) to visit all the shops. Passports are now available for $7.50. The Roving Indiana special edition yarn is from Oink Pigments. Oink is an Indy dyer and we are thrilled to be highlighting their fibers this year. Yarn is available until February 22nd for $30 and will increase to $35 on February 23rd.
Ashlynn Leigh Cakes is providing boxed lunches for our hungry yarn crawlers! If you'd like to pick up a boxed lunch and bring it back to the shop or take it with you on your way to your next LYS, give Aubrey & Kristy a call at least 24 hours in advance of your visit. Lunches will include a sandwich, side, chips, cookie, & water. (812) 603-2140
This year's Roving Indiana inspiration painting is "The Sample Gates" by Dianna Porter from Portal Unlimited. Dianna will be making the rounds during the crawl and we are pleased to be hosting her for a few hours. She will have prints for sale of "The Sample Gates" as well as her other gorgeous works. Check the Roving Indiana Website or with your local shops for details on her stops.
Bur Oak Studio Trunk Show: Friday, February 23rd, 10am to 4pm.
Jennifer from Bur Oak Studio will be back on opening day of the yarn crawl with more of her fabulous jewelry made from repurposed aluminum knitting needles and crochet hooks. You won't want to miss this unique show!
Oink Pigments Trunk Show: Tuesday, March 6th, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.
Helene from Oink Pigments will be here for one day, during Roving Indiana, with a selection of Oink's lovely yarns. You'll find the colors we are using for our Roving projects as well as other colorways to create your own masterpieces!
We are thrilled to have added Bliss to our ever growing collection of Sugar Bush Yarns and love Motley! We will have models in store made with these fabulous yarns. Be sure to check these yarns out while you're here for the yarn crawl!
We will have a large selection of Hempathy and Silky Wool from Elsebeth Lavold. Silky Wool is one of our longtime favorites and we are happy to add Hempathy to our regular lines! Stop in & pick up colors we may not regularly have in stock & see some samples from Knitting Fever during Roving Indiana!
Thursday, March 29th & April 12th; 5-7pm. $30 plus materials.
No sock making experience necessary but students must be able to cast on and knit the cuffs prior to the first class. In class you will learn to turn a heel and graft toes as well as learn terminology specific to socks.