UPCOMING CLASSES

Vortex Yarns hosts fiber classes of many kinds- knitting, crocheting, weaving, papermaking, felting, nuno felting, dyeing and more.  Our teachers design their classes independently, and will register students, take payments directly and answer any questions you may have. You will find their contact information and all class details listed in their class descriptions below.

Our class schedule will constantly update as teachers book classes, so check back to see what’s new.

Our in house knitting instructor, Jan, will also teach one on one knitting classes. If interested, please contact the shop to schedule an appointment.

Contact Us About Classes

A Loom Made of Sticks: Backstrap Weaving Basics

August 25-27, 2019

In this 3-day class we will learn the process of weaving on a backstrap loom from start to finish. This simple loom is extremely portable and affordable. However, the simplicity of this loom does not limit its weaving potential. It allows for an infinity of weaving possibilities. This class is open to beginners who have never woven before, and to more experienced weavers who want to try something new.

Cost: $375
Use of a loom and yarn for one project is included in the class cost. Students have the option to purchase a loom and yarn for more projects.

Supplies to Bring: none
Max Students: 8
Sign up at: www.kimberlyhamill.com

Or Email Kim at kim@kimberlyhamill.com

For More Info

Southwestern Plant Dyes: Foraging and Making Colors

August 23-24, 2019, 10am-4pm

In this 3-day class we will learn the process of weaving on a backstrap loom from start to finish. This simple loom is extremely portable and affordable. However, the simplicity of this loom does not limit its weaving potential. It allows for an infinity of weaving possibilities. This class is open to beginners who have never woven before, and to more experienced weavers who want to try something new.

Vortex Yarns, 218A Paseo del Pueblo Norte, Taos, NM 87571
Cost: $250 +materials
Small yarn/cloth samples to dye are included in the class cost, materials fee applies to optional purchase of additional yarns to dye.
Supplies to Bring (optional): Basket and clippers for foraging

Max Students: 8
Sign up at: www.kimberlyhamill.com

Or Email Kim at kim@kimberlyhamill.com

For More Info
OPEN TIMES

MONDAY – SATURDAY

10:00 ~ 5:00

SUNDAY

12:00 ~ 5:00