Monday Night Chat

Come join us every Monday night at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time for fun And information sharing about all things crafts.

We meet via a telephone conference call and discuss issues related To the division and how others work at their craft from a blindness Perspective.

Simply call: 605 475 4000 and enter Participant Access Code: 966659#.

This is a free service but it is a long distance number.

You do not have to be a paid member to join our chats.

 

If you have any questions regarding a particular chat please Contact,  

Nella F

 

 April 2018

April 2 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Introduction to Plastic Canvas

Host: Terry Powers

Let us have a chat on plastic canvas and find out the differences between it, latch hook, and cross stitch.

What supplies are needed and What things can be made with plastic canvas?

Come to our chat on April 2 and find out!

April 9 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Navigating Ravelry.com

Host: Cathy

Would you like to use the ravelry website to purchase more of your yarn and patterns?

Do you hesitate to use the site because you don’t know how to navigate it?

Cathy is offering to walk us through every step of this online shopping experience.  please join us to learn more.

April 16 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Honoring Earth Day through Crafting

Host: Cindy

Sunday, April 22 is Earth Day and Cindy is here to share some earth friendly crafting ideas.  join us to learn how to recycle, reuse and reduce while Crafting.

April 23 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Introduction to Quilting

Host: Joyce

Joyce has been quilting for years and will discuss what supplies and skills are needed to get started.  she will explain how she participates in this craft.

April 30 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Unusual and Unexpected Wreath Creations

Host: Melanie

Join us for an informative  discussion on using various items and methods for making wreathes or hangings to decorate your door or wall.  we will be thinking

Outside the box to explore some unique and unexpected supplies for one of a kind creations.  so drink your creative juice and get ready to let it flow!

May 2018

7 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Picking Out Fabrics

Host: Joyce

Do you want to get started with quilting or other sewing projects?

Do you want to learn about different fabrics and how they are best used?

Joyce is going to lead another informational quilt and sewing discussion.  Come join us and learn which fabrics are best used for which projects and which ones work well together.

14 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Meet The Candidates

Host: KK board

It’s getting close to election time again and we should all be informed voters.  Join us to learn which positions are open and who will be running.  This is your opportunity to get to know the candidates and ask them what they can do for KK.

21 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Using the Pay with Chip App

Host: Michael Vinocur

We will learn how to pay With Chip Marketplace

For JAWS, NVDA, and Talkback. Our marketplace software makes the internet’s most popular stores not just accessible, but universally usable – from browse to purchase.

28 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

No chat

June 2018

4 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Organizing the Sewing Room

Host: Joyce

Joyce will lead a discussion on how to best organize your sewing area.  Keeping our crafting areas organized makes it easier for all of us to craft more independently.  So please join us with your tips and tricks.

11 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

National Convention

Host: to be announced

Are you going to convention?

Do you want to know how to best get around, how to fit in all the activities or where to buy the best snacks?  This will be a group discussion for members to share their past experiences with each other and offer advice to members attending for the first time.

18 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Using an Embroidery Machine

Host: Joyce

Joyce will lead a discussion on types of embroidery machines, how they work and how she uses one without sight.  Please join us for this interesting and inspiring discussion.

25 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern

Face Book

Host: Jill

Did you know we have a presence on Face Book?

  Jill will discuss how Face Book can promote KK and how we can access the page.  Here’s an opportunity for those of us who do not use social media to jump

on the wagon