Carol Cruise is the highly creative Zookeeper of Carol’s Zoo. She will tell the story of how she learned to sew. She will relate how the Zoo came to be opened in the late 1980’s after a career that included oil portraiture, television graphics and stained glass. Carol will talk about her love of faux fur and the recent birth of new Zoo animals.

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Free for members; $5 guests at door


 Workshop: Make a Carol’s Zoo Animal

 Students will choose from an assortment of Carol’s Zoo Animal Kits and Carol will teach you how to cut faux fur, pin, stitch and assemble your Zoo animal. She will demonstrate stuffing techniques so your animal will hug you. And she will include additional information about working with Cuddle fabric and decorator fabric to make your Zoo animal.

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1:30 to 5:00 PM   3 1/2 hour workshop

Class size: 24 students

$55 members, $70 guests  Feb 2017 supply list