Ophir Crafts

The Afghan Block Contest

Winning Afghan Blocks

Winning Afghan Blocks

Take a look at the beautiful afghan squares that are the winners of our first annual Afghan Block contest, which ended March 31, 2014.

The winners are, from top left to right:  Tina Baldwin for Knitted Cabling,  Barbra Stewart for Knitted Colorwork, Janet Bolenbaugh for Crocheted Cabling, Terry Ernsting for Crocheted Lacework, and Cynthia Mendenhall for Crocheted Colorwork.  Congratulations to all the winners, and thanks to everyone who participated.

 Family Crafts at Ophir

Needle Felted Dolls by Terry Ernsting

Needle Felted Dolls by Terry Ernsting

 

Every Saturday is Family Craft Day at Ophir Crafts, when we offer a craft class designed for the entire family to be able to participate.  A few of our featured classes include Beginning Needle Felting, Modeling Clay Miniatures, and Cardmaking.  Children are welcome; under age 8 should be accompanied by a parent.  Fees are $10 per person or $15 per family and include materials for one item (or three cards).  Please call the store to register, 734-794-7777.

 

Ophir Crafts is a gift specialty store dedicated to preserving the unique treasures of crafting, hospitality, and culture, and to bringing people together in a shared love of fine arts and crafts.  Our store is a place to appreciate the Old World skills of cultures from around the world, to learn new skills and crafts, and to meet other crafters and artisans.

Drop in to our store to say hello, ask a question, or browse our selection of international crafts.  Take a class or come to our club night to meet other crafters.  Our experienced teachers have a real passion for their art or fine craft, and will inspire you to greater levels of creativity and hours of enjoyment.

Watch our introductory video:  Enter Cthulu

 

Glazed Floral Plate Set