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Needle Arts Project

Stand out in the crowd with your own unique sweaters, scarves, or blankets. Learn the basics of knitting, crocheting, embroidery and counted cross stitch. Learn various patterns or create your own designs. Once you master the basics, host a knitting party or join a knitting club.

Needle Arts

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To get involved with the 4-H Needle Arts Project, contact your county 4-H office.

Karyn Santl, Extension educator

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