Cat of WhiskersandBeans

Cat Yost, owner if WhiskersandBeans is a maker of all things DIY. They have been crocheting for over 10 years and is also a knitter, weaver, and stitcher. She works for OU University Theatre’s Costume Studio as Cutter/Draper. Their interests are widely varied. This is her first year as a SoonerCon panelist and hopes to return for years to come!

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3:00 PM | Location: Embassy Hotel: Crimson Meeting Room

Amigurumi Basics for Beginners

For the absolute beginner! Ever see a super-cute Amigurumi and want to make one? Well, now you can. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of crochet, yarn types, and hooks, as well as learn how to read a basic amigurumi pattern. Then, make a basic amigurumi pattern. (1 hour. Limit 28 participants. $5 fee.)

Moderator: Cat of WhiskersandBeans

Panelists: Cat of WhiskersandBeans

Tracks: Maker, Art, Workshop

2:00 PM | Location: Embassy Hotel: Crimson Meeting Room

Amigurumi for Intermediate Makers

Do you know how to crochet but have never attempted making amigurumi? Have you made a few amigurumi but want to learn a bit more? This session is for you. In this session you will learn how to make small parts like horns and limbs, how to sew them on, and more advanced crochet techniques like the invisible decrease. (1 hour. Limit 28 participants. $5 fee.)

Moderator: Cat of WhiskersandBeans

Panelists: Cat of WhiskersandBeans

Tracks: Maker, Art, Workshop

10:00 AM | Location: Embassy Hotel: Crimson Meeting Room

Amigurumi Basics for Beginners

For the absolute beginner! Ever see a super-cute amigurumi and want to make one? Well, now you can. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of crochet, yarn types, and hooks, as well as learn how to read a basic amigurumi pattern. Then, make a basic amigurumi pattern. (1 hour. Limit 28 participants. $5 fee.)

Moderator: Cat of WhiskersandBeans

Panelists: Cat of WhiskersandBeans

Tracks: Art, Maker, Workshop