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Off the Hook: Knit & Crochet Group
This group of crafters meets monthly online, using the Zoom platform. The Meetup page lists upcoming events, once a month on Monday nights. All who create handcrafts of any type are welcome!
REGISTER on the Library Calendar
Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center
Get ideas and detailed instructions for your next project or creation. Content is provided by leading hobby and craft magazines. Log in with your Vernon Area Library card number.
Thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. Includes sewing/quilting/knitting, paper crafts, food, jewelry, holiday crafts and more. Log In with your Vernon Area Public Library card number to create an account.
Books from the library
Check out available e-books instantly or place a hold on printed books; you will be notified when your items are ready for pick-up. Search the library catalog:
Hope on the Inside by
Hope Carpenter finds new purpose in a new phase of life when her husband's forced retirement strains both their savings and their marriage. Seeking inspiration and a financial boost, Hope gets a job teaching crafts to inmates at a local women's prison with surprising results.
The Tenth Gift by
A volume of seventeenth-century embroidery patterns that also contains faint diary entries brings together the lives of two women of different eras--Cat Tregenna, kidnapped by Muslim pirates in 1625, and Julia Lovat, a modern-day woman out to authenticate Cat's story.
Make, Sew and Mend by
Learn the historically proven stitches every seamster needs with beloved Historical Fashion YouTuber Bernadette Banner. Whether you are just getting started with sustainable fashion and need to alter your new secondhand finds, or you want an introduction to sewing techniques for making your own clothes, Bernadette Banner's signature voice will guide you through all the traditional stitches and techniques you need to extend the life of your favorite pieces and take fashion into your own hands!
Check out these books with your Vernon Area Library card number.