Build a Guild Kit – What to bring to Guild Meetings

Here is the list of items to put together a guild kit that we gave out at the September Guild Meetings:

  • Designated Guild Notebook
  • Pen & pencil
  • 50 gram balls of yarn IN A LIGHT, SOLID COLOR of Fingering, DK, & Worsted weights
  • Various types & sizes of needles

A good idea would be to purchase inexpensive sets to keep in your Guild kit through Amazon,

Goldenwide® Combo of DPN and Circular Carbonized Bamboo Knitting Needles, 5 Sets of 15 Sizes 8” (20cm) Double…

  • Darning Needles, in various sizes
  • Scissors
  • Handi-tool or Fix-it tool
  • Tape measure
  • Cable needles
  • Stitch holder
  • Fixed and removable markers
  • Crochet thread for lifelines & scrap yarn
  • Post-it notes or highlight tape
  • Crochet hook set

DOWNLOAD THE PDF:

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September 21st Guild Meetings

Wednesday the 21st we are holding our first meetings!
The main focus of the agenda will be to introduce the guild, disburse information and answer any questions you may have.

We’ll also go over programs for the next few months, elections, Holiday Gift exchange, and a knit-a-long for the new year.

Please be prepared to take notes, a designated Wichita Knitters’ Guild binder would be a good idea, and pay dues of $30, cash or check.

WE WILL BE DOING SHOW & SHARE: please bring up to 5 items, knit related; yarn, finished project, WIP, handspun, etc.

Meeting Place: Picket Fence Quilt Co
7011 W Central Ave #129, Wichita, KS 67212
Meeting Times: 10am -12pm & 6 – 8pm

CAN’T WAIT TO SEE YOU ALL THERE!!

Why We Are TKGA Affiliated

TOP 10 Reasons To Join

WHY SHOULD YOU JOIN?

 

ACCESS TO
DIGITAL CAST ON!
ENOUGH EDUCATION TO KEEP
YOUR NEEDLES GOING
YEAR ROUND!

 

  1. Only national nonprofit organization dedicated specifically to knitting.
  2. Member magazine, Cast On: THE Educational Journal for Knitters – Check out the Digital Cast On
  3. TKGA Correspondence Courses
  4. TKGA Master Knitting Programs:
    1. Master Hand Knitting Program
  5. Free Member Confirmation Pattern
  6. Online Bonus Patterns
  7. TKGA Logo Swag
  8. TKGA Website Members ONLY Features

TREAT YOURSELF TO A TKGA MEMBERSHIP

The value in a TKGA membership far exceeds your needs both educationally and artistically. Choose a membership category that best suites your knitting needs.

DIGITAL – $25 (1 YR)

 

Ravelry Group is Up!

The Wichita Knitters’ Guild has a group on Ravelry. Please, join us for discussions on just about everything!

CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE GROUP & INTRODUCE YOURSELF

We all know Ravelry has been a revolutionary development in the knit & crochet community. We want to use it to it’s full capability. Please, join in the conversation, start a new topic, discuss local happenings in our knitting community.
As with the rest of our real life and virtual interactions, we expect our members to conduct themselves with kindness and respect for others. Please use common sense when commenting or reacting through the buttons on posts.

WE DO RESERVE THE RIGHT TO ISSUE 1 WARNING FOR UNACCEPTABLE BEHAVIOR, THEN YOU WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE RAVELRY GROUP.
We do not want to have to enforce this rule, but we will.

We are looking forward to getting to know you all!
~Happy Knitting~

First Board Meeting Update

Our interim Board met tonight and got the ball rolling on all the specifics.
We are SO excited, and really looking forward to working with Central Kansas Knitter’s Guild to build our guild community in South Central Kansas.
Please, if you have any questions, or concerns, do not hesitate to contact any of us on the board. We NEED to hear feedback and build our Wichita guild the way we want it.
We understand not all will be perfectly pleased, but we are all happy, knitting adults that can communicate and cooperate!!
BUT, if you don’t speak up, how will we know there are questions or concerns??
Happy Knitting, Wichita!!

Welcome to the Wichita Knitters’ Guild

This is the excerpt for your very first post.

We are very excited to announce the creation of the Wichita Knitters’ Guild.

We will meet monthly, the third Wednesday, for a daytime meeting and an evening meeting; 10am – 12pm and 6 – 8pm respectively.

Our meeting place will be at Picket Fence Quilt Co.

7011  W. Central
Suite # 129
Wichita, KS 67212