The year is too long to be apart from our fellow makers! See the FLAIR facebook events listing for details.
Saturday, Nov 21, 2020--Virtual FLAIR improv quilting! For those who can't make the retreat, join us on Zoom! 9-noon. You'll want to have your sewing supplies ready, including a little fabric stash to play with. Password 698677 https://cornell.zoom.us/j/97873626331?pwd=bHZKZktHTHhqYWRSMkUrOWdIb3A1dz09
Saturday, December 19, 2020, 9am-noon. Virtual SewFest. Join us for a little chatting, visiting, and sewing. Whatever you want to work on! We'll meet over Zoom and show off our creations. Password 611440 https://cornell.zoom.us/j/91068395062?pwd=MDA4T25ZdW4zdWZIbnRxS2prTVpjZz09
Friday, January 8, 2021, 7pm--Virtual Happy Hour. Log on to Zoom. Chat, nosh, knit, sip! See some friendly FLAIRina faces and kick off the new year right.
https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/93050805730 Password 102658
Saturday, January 23, 2021. Noon- 5pm. Jelly Roll Rug sewing class with Quilters Corner. Kristin from Quilters Corner will lead us in turning 2.5 inch strips of fabric into a cute rug! Enrollment will be through the QC website, and the class will take place virtually.
Sunday, January 24, 2021. 1-4pm. Hike-Stitch-Hang at Taughannock Falls State Park. Let's walk to the falls, then find a spot to make a fire! Bring your handwork project and/or your kids if you wish!
Sunday, Feb 14, 2021--Valentine's Dried Flower wreaths! Come make a wreath with Plenty of Posies in their spacious renovated barn. 395 Shaffer Rd, Newfield. $80, all supplies provided. Heart shaped frames available!
Saturday, Feb 27, 2021--Spinner Rings at Metalmorphosis Studio! Head on up to Syracuse to Kelly Diemond's studio to make your very own spinner ring. $80, registration directly through Kelly.
Sunday, March 14, 2021--Daylight Savings Time Zoom gathering, 7pm.
Sunday, April 11, 2021--Knit for Food Knitathon. Taughannock Falls State Park. Bring your knitting and a comfy cushion and join us in the central pavilion! We're participating in the Knit for Food twelve hour knitathon. We'll be there from noon to 6pm. Bring snacks! https://givebutter.com/knitforfood?fbclid=IwAR0EPI22LfzEtEd7VeI2IcTHmBFxvnoUvkKbbQhg_UmH8s-c8yclGcfUSP4
Saturday, April 24th, 2021--Paint with Anna! Come over to Heather's fish pond and learn some painting skills while we lounge in the sun. 2-5pm. Margaritas and guacamole will be provided. $35 fee paid to Anna Pausch; she provides everything!
Saturday, May 22, 2021--Tour of Avital's Apiaries new workshop, 2pm.
Sunday, May 23, 2021--Quilt in a Day for Amelia! Brooktondale Community Center, 1-5pm. Bring your machine and some fun scraps--we're gonna try to piece a quilt top in an afternoon. Snacks always welcome!
Sunday, July 11, 2021--Summer Sewing Society. Bring a project and your sewing machine to the Brooktondale Community center, and we'll make some time to sew together! 1-5pm, $5.
Friday, August 13, 2021--Honey Tasting at the Honey Bee Embassy! 10:30am. Sign up and pay $15 here: https://brightravenfarm.com/honey-tastings Followed by lunch and stroll around the Artist Market, noon-ish. The Ithaca Farmer's market becomes a craft show once a year. Come enjoy some music, food, and 75 artists displaying their wares!
Saturday, August 14, 2021--Women Swimmin! The FLAIR swim team shall cross the lake! Join us afterwards for a celebration on the lake.
Sunday , August 22, 2021--Summer Sewing Society II. Bring a project and a sewing machine to Ecovillage's Song common house and we'll sew together! 1-5pm. Kids and snacks welcome.
Other crafting recommendations in the Finger Lakes:
Gourdlandia! Can't get enough gourds? Check out Graham's workshop for some terrific classes! https://www.gourdlandia.com/
Metalmorphosis--Just a jaunt away, Kelly Diemond's exciting classes in Syracuse beckon! https://metalmorphstudio.com/
The Clay School Ithaca--https://clayschoolithaca.com/ Pretend you're Demi Moore in Ghost! Get your ceramics groove on!