“I like making a piece of string into something I can wear.” ~Author Unknown
Cathy’s Sew & Vac; Chico. Lessons in machine sewing, quilting, machine embroidery & more. Sew Cool Kids Club sewing camps. http://www.cathyssewandvac.com. 2418 Cohassett Rd. (530) 895-8055.
Honey Run Quilters; Chico. Offers a variety of year-round sewing classes, including quilting & garment construction. Ages 8 & up. http://www.cathyssewandvac.com. 2418 Cohassett Rd. (530) 342-5464.
Hook & Needlers Circle; Paradise. Those who love to knit & crochet are invited to bring projects to work in a fun group setting. All ages. Free, drop in. Meets Thurs. at the Paradise Library. 5922 Clark Rd. (530) 872-6320.
Knit-Crochet Club; Oroville. Bring your project to work on while enjoying the company of other yarn enthusiasts. Free. http://www.buttecounty.net/bclibrary. Meets weekly at the Oroville Library, 1820 Mitchell Ave. (530) 538-7642.
Hokema’s Sewing Center; Redding. Year-round sewing classes & summer program for all skill levels. Ages 8 & up. Class sewing machines provided. http://www.hokemas.net.
2736 Bechelli Lane. (530) 223-1970.
Knit Nights; Mt. Shasta. Knitters & crocheters of all levels are welcome to bring projects to work on (all needle arts welcome). It’s an opportunity to gather, inspire & share ideas. Meets monthly. Ages 16+. Free. snowcreekstudios.com. Snow Creek Studios, 416 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd. (530) 926-3000.
Siskiyou Arts Museum; Dunsmuir. Art gallery & gift shop, offering art workshops including felting & other needle crafts. siskiyouartsmuseum.org. 5824 Dunsmuir Ave. (530) 235-4711.
Stitch by Stitch; Red Bluff. Offers quilting, sewing & other needle arts classes for all ages. Child & teen classes teach the basics of sewing. Machines & tools provided. http://www.stitchbystitchclasses.com. 340 Hickory St. (530) 200-3110.