Here’s a heads up for West Michigan knitters. The Threadbender Yarn Shop, 2767 44th Street SW, Wyoming, Mich., is hosting a boot camp for sock knitters this Saturday. There will be a sock trunk show, chance to win a door prize worth $100 and a free how-to demo starting at 10 a.m. Other sock-related classes will be offered for a fee. Call 531-6641.
Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood is a journalist, story collector, podcaster, editor/publisher, columnist, printmaker, loom maker, fiber artist, adjunct journalism professor and mom in West Michigan. Send her your handmade story ideas, best vegetarian recipes, and tips for making cool stuff by writing email@example.com. : )