The beginners class goes on for 4-5 weeks with breaks between the series. During the break between two series of classes there might be a Special Event or two, where old and new beginners "come together" in the chat class room to tat the same projects.
The dates for the special events are announced at the New Shuttles And Needles Yahoo-group. The chat times are the same as for ordinary classes; Thursdays at 3 PM and 9 PM, ET. For more details see Basic info
September 9 Cluny Tatting
August 19 Dragons
July 22 Christmas in July
June 24 Weddings and Summer fun
August 27 Fall into AugustAutumn Leaf pattern by Sherry Pence adapted for beginners.
version 3 especially written for the beginner. Check with Cynthia for the version to use in class
July 30 Christmas in July;
June 24 Tatting by the Light of the Midnight Sun
Cynthia: brasthatfit at yahoo dot com