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Crafternoons with Creativebug

Punch Needle Embroidery Workshop

2020-09-04 00:00:00 2020-09-04 23:59:00 America/Chicago Crafternoons with Creativebug Niles-Maine District Library

Friday, September 04
All day

Add to Calendar 2020-09-04 00:00:00 2020-09-04 23:59:00 America/Chicago Crafternoons with Creativebug Niles-Maine District Library

Get your craft on every Friday with a new project from Creativebug! Learn how to paint, knit, crochet, sew, screen print, and more.

With thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists, there’s a project for everyone! For Niles-Maine District Cardholders only.

Click here for instructions on how to login to Creativebug. 

Click here to join a class. In this workshop you will not only learn the fundamentals of how to use the punch needle tool, but also how to create a successful design from scratch and punch it up quickly with bulky weight wool. Along the way, Arounna Khounnoraj troubleshoots potential issues and shows you how to bind off your piece to make a wall hanging, trivet or stool cover. 

Materials:

  • Oxford punch needle tool - size #10 for ¼” loops (you can find one at Bookhou or at AmyOxford.com)Monks cloth with 13 holes per inch (you can find this by the yard at Joann.com or buy it pre-stretched at Bookhou)
  • 12" wood frame or stretcher bars (you can find this at Joann.com - you'll need to buy 2 sets to make a full frame)
  • Light-duty staple gun (Arounna uses this one)
  • Mallet
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Watercolor and watercolor paper (optional)
  • Sketch paper
  • Fine-tipped Sharpie
  • Bulky weight wool yarn (Arounna recommends Patons Classic Wool Roving yarn)
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Clothespin (optional)

TAGS: | Crafts & Making |

Niles-Maine District Library

books@nileslibrary.org
Phone: 847-663-1234
Branch manager
Susan Lempke

Hours
Mon, Jan 25 Closed
Tue, Jan 26 Closed
Wed, Jan 27 Closed
Thu, Jan 28 Closed
Fri, Jan 29 Closed
Sat, Jan 30 Closed
Sun, Jan 31 Closed

About the library

The District currently includes 59,000 people. Half of them live in the Village of Niles in the southern half of the District. The north half of the District includes unincorporated Des Plaines and Glenview.

Upcoming events

Mon, Jan 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jan 25, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jan 25, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jan 26, 10:00am - 10:20am
Online

Tue, Jan 26, 10:30am - 11:30am

Tue, Jan 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Jan 26, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Online

Tue, Jan 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Jan 27, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Online

Wed, Jan 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
This event is full

Wed, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online

Thu, Jan 28, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Online
This event is full

Thu, Jan 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
This event is full

Thu, Jan 28, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Online

Sat, Jan 30, 10:00am - 10:20am
Online

Sat, Jan 30, 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Sun, Jan 31, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
This event is full

Mon, Feb 01, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Online

Mon, Feb 01, 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Mon, Feb 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online

Tue, Feb 02, 10:00am - 10:20am
Online

Tue, Feb 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Feb 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online

Wed, Feb 03, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Online

Wed, Feb 03, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Thu, Feb 04, 4:30pm - 5:15pm

Thu, Feb 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Online

Thu, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Thu, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
This event is full

Sat, Feb 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Online

Sat, Feb 06, 1:30pm - 2:45pm

Sun, Feb 07, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Online
This event is full

Mon, Feb 08, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Online

Mon, Feb 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Mon, Feb 08, 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Mon, Feb 08, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Online

Tue, Feb 09, 10:00am - 10:20am

Tue, Feb 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Feb 09, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Online

Tue, Feb 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Feb 10, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Online

Wed, Feb 10, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Online

Wed, Feb 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online
This event is full

Wed, Feb 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Thu, Feb 11, 9:30am - 10:30am

Thu, Feb 11, 4:30pm - 5:15pm

Thu, Feb 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Thu, Feb 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Fri, Feb 12, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Online

Sat, Feb 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Online

Sat, Feb 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Sun, Feb 14, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Parking Lot near the front entrance
This event is full

Mon, Feb 15, 11:00am - 11:45am
Online

Mon, Feb 15, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Online

Mon, Feb 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Online

Mon, Feb 15, 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Mon, Feb 15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Online
This event is full

Tue, Feb 16, 10:00am - 10:20am

Tue, Feb 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Feb 16, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Tue, Feb 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Feb 17, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Online

Wed, Feb 17, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Feb 17, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Board Room

Wed, Feb 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Thu, Feb 18, 4:30pm - 5:15pm

Thu, Feb 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Online

Thu, Feb 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online

Thu, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online

Sat, Feb 20, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Online

Sun, Feb 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Online

Mon, Feb 22, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Online

Mon, Feb 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Mon, Feb 22, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Online

Tue, Feb 23, 10:00am - 10:20am

Tue, Feb 23, 10:30am - 11:30am

Tue, Feb 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Feb 23, 4:30pm - 5:00pm

Tue, Feb 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Online

Wed, Feb 24, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Online

Wed, Feb 24, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Online

Wed, Feb 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
This event is full

Wed, Feb 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm