Fiber Arts

Registration for all Fall Classes has begun. Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available.  All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.

BEGINNING QUILTING – NEW!


Learn basic quilting skills by making an easy modified nine patch quilt-top. Basic sewing skills helpful. Sewing machine required. Ages 14 and up.
Activity #312308
Date: Thursdays, September 29 – November 3
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Instructor: Kim Weaver
Fee: $60.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: September 26
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10


BEGINNING CROCHET – NEW!


Learn basic crocheting skills while creating your own scarf or beanie to wear this winter. Ages 16 and up. Activity #312112
Date: Tuesdays, October 4 – 25
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Instructor: Anne Jensen
Fee: $40.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: September 30
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/8


BEGINNING WEAVING - NEW!


This class will cover several aspects of weaving and setting up a loom, from warp calculations to fully dressing it for weaving. Each student will have a loom to set up and work on. Students will also weave a sample of basic weave structures and a dish towel or table runner of their choice. Ages 18 and up. Activity #312210
Date: Wednesdays, October 5 - November 9
Time: 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Instructor: Lyla Aguis
Fee: $100.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: September 30
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/6

BEGINNING SPINNING


Learn the ancient art of putting twist into fiber. Students will learn the basics of spinning using simple tools, hand spindles and spinning wheels. If you have a working spinning wheel, please bring it to class. A materials fee of $15.00 will be paid to the instructor to cover the cost of spinning fibers provided. No previous experience needed. Spinning wheels and drop spindles provided. Ages 14 and up. Activity #312204.
Please indicate if you have your own spinning wheel.
Date: Wednesdays, November 2 - 9
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Instructor: Kelly Knispel
Fee: $35.00 plus supply fee payable to instructor
Preregister by: October 28
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/6


NEEDLE FELTING – NEW!


This class will give instruction for basic three dimensional needle felting, using the time to create a lovable little animal, or a smaller version of your favorite furry friend. One-day class. Supply kits will be available to purchase from your instructor. Ages 16 and up. Activity #312007
Date: Saturday, November 5
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $10.00 plus supply fee payable to instructor
Preregister by: November 2
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10

KNITTING HOLIDAY TREASURES – NEW!


Holiday knitting for your own home or to give as gifts is way to create family heirlooms and enjoy the Holiday spirit. This class will provide knitting instruction for several Holiday items: Ornaments, St. Nickolas Stocking or Elf Hat. Projects use a variety of knitting skills, yarn weights (fine to bulky) and needle sizes (2 - 11). Participants should have a basic knitting knowledge of cast on, knit & purl stitches and bind off. Materials for all projects may be purchased in class.  Activity #312020
Date: Wednesdays, November 30 - December 21
Time: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Instructor: Kelly Knispel
Fee: $35.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: November 28
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/6
  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center


    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989


How to Register:


  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081