Artist / Crafter / Fabricator / Fan / Panelist Guest / Podcaster
Chelsea “Galialvia” Haldane is half of the hosts of the Gal & Kitten Knittin’, a knitting YouTube podcast. Gal and Kitten discuss their current, finished, and future projects. Gal enjoys many science-fiction and fantasy shows, including BSG, Dr. Who, and Star Trek (TNG being the fave, of course). You can likely find Gal either at the Red 6 to Golden Corral podcast table or in the gaming room at a Dungeons & Dragons table.
Friday, June 7, 2019 3:00 p.m. | Location: Oklahoma A2
Introduction to Fiber Arts
Yarn matters! Join YouTubers and knitting nerdesses Gal and Kitten as they talk all things fiber in this interactive discussion on how yarns are made and graded, plus tips for selecting materials best suited for your next knitting, crocheting, or other fiber-art project. Limit 11 participants.
Saturday, June 8, 2019 11:00 a.m. | Location: Oklahoma G
Craft Isn't a Four-Letter Word
There is nothing wrong with being crafty! We will discuss separating hobby crafts from fine crafting, as well as making the leap from amateur to professional. Come defend your passion! A non-judgement zone for crafters and creators.
Sunday, June 9, 2019 2:00 p.m. | Location: Oklahoma A2
Spinning Wheel Tutorial
Okay, so how does wool become yarn, and what all can you make from it? Join fiber-arts experts for this interactive demonstration and resource share for beginners on using a spinning wheel. Limit 11 participants.