Workshops

2020 Workshops

March 2020

March 22, 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. at Hartford Stitch, West Hartford, CT: Crochet Rope Basket

March 23, 30, April 6, and 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Hartford Stitch, West Hartford, CT: Intro to Crochet

March 25, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby, CT: Crochet the Jovial Beret by Kathy Merrick

March 28, 10:oo a.m. -12:00 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby, CT: Crochet a Churchmouse Basket

May 2020

May 27, 3-6 p.m. at TNNA: Lights! Camera! Action! Going Live with FaceBook and Instagram with Gale Zucker

May 28, 8-11 a.m. at TNNA: No More Crickets! 10 Ways to Increase Participation in Your Online Community with Gale Zucker

May 28, 2-5 p.m. at TNNA: Images and Hashtags Bootcamp: Shape Up Your Social Media with Gale Zucker

May 29, 7:45-10:45 a.m. at TNNA: Get Your Design in Pattern Form: Self-Publishing Pattern Workshop with Gale Zucker

Past Workshops
January 2020

January 14, 1-3 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby, CT: Chevron Ripple Scarf

January 27, February 3, 10, and 24, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Hartford Stitch, West Hartford, CT: Intro to Crochet

November 2019

November 11, 18, and 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Hartford Stitch, West Hartford, CT: Intro to Crochet

October 2019

October 5, 1-3 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby, CT: Learn to Read a Crochet Chart

October 7, 6-8 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby, CT: Crochet Pumpkin

September 2019

September 9  and 16, 6-8 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby, CT: Beginner’s Crochet

September 23, 6-8 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby, CT: Crochet for Knitters

September 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at The Storytellers Cottage, Simsbury, CT: Writing for Your Blog: Ten Types of Posts

June 2019

June 1, 1-3 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Crochet Jar Cover

June 6 and 14, 6-8 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: North Wind Cowl

June 19, 3-6 p.m. at TNNA: Energize and Simplify Your News letter with Gale Zucker

June 20, 8-11 a.m. at TNNA: Self Publishing Your Pattern Start to Finish with Gale Zucker

June 21, 7:45-9:45 a.m. at TNNA: The Big Two: Making FaceBook and Instagram Work for You with Gale Zucker

June 22, 7:45-10:45 a.m. at TNNA: Ten Fun Community-Building Events for Your Shop with Gale Zucker

January 2018

January 3, 2:30-4 p.m. at The Storytellers Cottage, Simsbury, CT: Setting Up Your Blog

January 4 & 11, 5-6:30 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Ripple Crochet Potholder

January 10 & 17, 2:30-5 p.m. at The Storytellers Cottage, Simsbury, CT: Savvy Storytelling with Gale Zucker

January 18, 5-7 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Tres Long Scarf

January 25, 4-7 p.m. at TNNA Winter Show: Simplify Your Newsletter with Gale Zucker

January 26, 1-4 p.m. at TNNA Winter Show: Become #Insta-Savvy: Instagram as Community Builder with Gale Zucker

February 2018

February 10, 12:30-3:30 p.m. at The Storytellers Cottage, Simsbury, CT: Valentine’s Day Haiku Postcard with Gale Zucker

February 19, 1-4 p.m. at Hartford Stitch, West Hartford, CT: Intro to Crochet for Kids

February 21, (6 weekly sessions, ending on March 28) 12-2 p.m. at The Storytellers Cottage, Simsbury, CT: Introduction to Grant Writing

February 21 and 18, 5:30-7 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Beginner’s Crochet

March 2018

March 3, 10-12 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Granny Slouchy Beret hat

March 10, 10-12 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Churchmouse crocheted basket

April 2018

April 11 and 18, 5:30-7 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Build your Crochet Skills with the All Shawl or Wingfeathers Shawl

April 25, 5:30-7 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Finish That Crochet Project!

May 2018

May 14, 7-9 p.m.: Writing Craft Book Club at The Storytellers Cottage The Faith of a Writer: Life, Craft, Art by Joyce Carol Oates

May 16, May 23, May 30, and June 6, 11:30-1:30 Women Writing our Stories with Catherine Savini at The Storytellers Cottage. Creative non-fiction workshop.

May 21, 7-9 p.m.: Poetry Mentor Workshop at The Storytellers Cottage Louise Gluck

(Sold out) May 23, 6-8 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Churchmouse crocheted basket

June 2018

June 13, 4-7 p.m. at TNNA: Leveling up Your Business on Social Media with Gale Zucker

June 15, 7:45-10:45 a.m.at TNNA: 10 Photo and Hashtag Tricks to Build Community with Gale Zucker

June 18, 7-9 p.m.: Writing Craft Book Club at The Storytellers Cottage On Writing by Stephen King

June 25, 7-9 p.m.:Poetry Mentor Workshop at The Storytellers Cottage Sawnie Morris

July 2018

July 16, 7-9 p.m.: Writing Craft Book Club at The Storytellers Cottage Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott

July 16-20 1-3 p.m. : Teen Poetry Camp at The Storytellers Cottage

July 19,  6-8 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Rock Cozy

July 23-27, 1-3 p.m.: Teen Fiction Camp at The Storytellers Cottage

July 23, 7-9 p.m.:Poetry Mentor Workshop at The Storytellers Cottage Oliver de la Paz

July 26 and August 2,  6-8 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Rustic Market Bag

July 30-August 3, 1-3 p.m.: Teen Blogging Camp at The Storytellers Cottage

August 2018

August 13, 7-9 p.m.: Writing Craft Book Club at The Storytellers Cottage Reading Like a Writer: A Guide for People who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them by Francine Prose

August 14, 7-9 p.m.:Poetry Mentor Workshop at The Storytellers Cottage Naomi Shahab Nye

September 2018

September 6, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Finish That Crochet Project!

September 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Embroidery Sampler

September 15 & 29, 10-noon at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Beginners Crochet

September 16, 10-4:30: The Passionate Page (for teens) at The Storytellers Cottage Writing Poetry Note: this is one of three workshops offered throughout the day.

September 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m.:Poetry Mentor Workshop at The Storytellers Cottage Sharon Olds

September 22 & October 6, 10-noon at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Lost in Time Shawl

October 2018

October 18, 6:30-8:30 p.m.:Poetry Mentor Workshop at The Storytellers Cottage Julia Alvarez

October 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Crochet Christmas Trees

October 27 and November 10, 10 a.m.-noon at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Crochet Rainbow Mitts

November 2018

November 1, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Finish It!

November 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Crochet Sachet

November 4, 1-6 p.m.: A Stranger Day in Hawkins (for teens) at The Storytellers Cottage Writing Fan Fiction   Note: this is one of four workshops offered throughout the day.

November 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Marji’s Yarncrafts, Granby CT: Embroidery Sampler

December 2018

December 1, 10-4:30: Small Business Tools at The Storytellers Cottage Set Up Your Blog  Note: this is one of three workshops offered throughout the day.

December 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m.:Poetry Mentor Workshop at The Storytellers Cottage Paisley Rekdal