Christmas time is here…

Christmas time is here and that (among many other things) means special hours.

Closed days
for Christmas:  Friday, 25 December – Monday, 28 December
for New Years: Friday, 1 January – Monday, 4 January

Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Autumn News – November 2015

Lots of news for this month.

Trunk Show – I’ve a lovely bunch of alpaca and alpaca blend yarns coming this week for a trunk show.


Dyeing workshop with CRAFA and Fiber Curios
Sunday November 8th – 1-5 at Create Exchange.  The Cedar Rapids Area Fiber Artists are hosting a workshop with Fiber Curios from Cedar Falls.  We will be dyeing silk scarves with some fun techniques.  Cost of $33 includes supplies.  Call 319-390-3373 if you are interested (place secured with payment.)

Shepherd’s Market – Saturday, November 14 at the Amana Woolen Mill.  Our local fiber fair is located in the Amanas again this fall.  Come and visit a variety of local fiber suppliers and artisans.

Classes – at R. Rabbit’s
Mosaic Cowl – 2 meetings, Monday November 9 and 16th.  $25 plus materials. We have a variety of yarns available for this fun design. (picture coming soon.)

Beginning Knitting – Tuesday morning 10-Noon, Starting November 10th at R. Rabbit’s. $50 plus materials.  Call 319-390-3373 to sign up.

New Classes at R. Rabbit’s

Autumn is here and it is time to knit (and crochet and spin.)

New Classes:
Beginning Knitting – 4 week class beginning Tuesday, November 10th, 10AM – Noon
Learn the basics of knitting – $50 plus materials as needed.

Mosaic Cowl – 2 week class beginning Monday, November 9th, 6PM – 8PM
Learn the basics of Mosaic knitting as you create this beautiful cowl. – $25 plus pattern and materials as needed.

katy spindle

Don’t forget to check the Kirkwood catalog.  Katy teaches most of her crochet classes through Kirkwood Continuing Ed.

Fiber Fun at R. Rabbit’s

Welcome to R. Rabbit’s Fiber Studio.

  • September 18 – 19 is Fifty Feet of Fiber Fun with Clemes & Clemes at the shop.  This is a great opportunity to see their wool prep inventory as well as spindles, wheels and a great loom.
  • Eastern Iowa Yarn Shop Hop is Thursday – Saturday – 10% off your total bill (excluding Clemes & Clemes products).
  • This is also a regular spinning Saturday and it’s Worldwide Spin in Public Day!

You can find me at 319-390-3373
3260 Southgate Place SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404