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Wake & Make Wednesdays : Finger Crochet FUNdraiser

  • smARTStudio 678 Payne Avenue Akron, OH, 44302 United States (map)

Wake & Make Wednesdays returns to smARTStudio in 2018 with a Finger Crochet FUNdraiser workshop. Learn finger crochet FUNdamentals and support local artists! 

Cindy Michael, owner of Harps & Thistles Yarn Emporium, was chosen as a 2017 recipient of a Knight Arts Challenge grant from the John S and James L Knight Foundation. In working with international fiber artist Olek, Love Across the USA - Team Akron will be creating a public crocheted installation of an historic woman who has helped to shape the history of Akron as part of Olek's Love Across the USA initiative. 

A portion of the proceeds from the Fringer Crochet FUNdraiser will be donated to help match the Knight Arts Challenge grant funds for Love Across the USA-Team Akron. 

Love Across the USA-Team Akron members are Cindy Michael, Mary Bethel, Jennifer Davis, Martha Lombardi, and Sarah McKee.

$15 includes all supplies and materials. Registration is required via Eventbrite. No experience necessary.

Earlier Event: January 11
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