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Meeting tomorrow, July 2nd - Meetup tomorrow, July 2nd 1:30 - 5:30 at Campbell Library. Let’s try again to make this earflap hat, after our time was cut short last meeting. http://marzipanknits.blogspot.­com/2009/11/free-pattern-for-c­hilds-earflap-hat-on.htm Adrienne Jul 1, 2016 9:03 AM
Meetup this Saturday, June 18th - Adrienne Jun 15, 2016 1:46 PM
Meeting on Saturday of South Bay Machine Knitting - Adrienne May 25, 2016 1:06 PM
Maker Faire, helpers needed. San Mateo May 21-22 - Hi Everyone, The guild (mkgsfba.org) has a booth at the Maker Faire in San Mateo next weekend. We don't have quite enough volunteers, is anyone interested in a discounted ticket in return for a few hours showing off our knitting machines? Adrienne May 15, 2016 11:53 AM
Machine Knitting announcements: includes events this weekend - A busy machine-knitting weekend coming up, both days if you can spare them. Tomorrow, Saturday 3/12: the other group - the guild that meets in El Sobrante. A free beginner workshop walking through a whole mini-sweater. mkgsfba.org Adrienne Mar 11, 2016 8:52 AM
Announcements; demo this Thursday. -   1. Thursday Nov 19th, drop in from 5pm-9pm.  I will be demonstrating the Arduino-hacked knitting machine at Evil Mad Science's Open House, http://www.evilmadscientist.co­m/2015/evil-mad-scientist-open­-house-november-19/ Evil Adrienne Nov 17, 2015 1:49 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Anyone own a Brother 965 or 965i? - I have the Knitking--when is this needed? --Adele On Tue, Oct 27, 2015 at 1:20 PM, Adrienne < [address removed] Adele N. Oct 31, 2015 9:35 AM
Anyone own a Brother 965 or 965i? -   A potential project under way to make a housing for the Arduino hack. Anyone have a 965 or its Knitking equivalent, and can take it in to a workshop in Sunnyvale to have some measurements taken? No need to leave it, just an hour or less of y Adrienne Oct 27, 2015 1:20 PM
Machine Knitting Meetup this Saturday Oct 31st, 10:30am - Machine Knitters, Yes it's Halloween, but early enough in the day that there'll still be time for other plans or being home for trick-or-treat time. 10:30 - 2:30. bring lunch for yourself if you like, or a snack to share. Our to Adrienne Oct 27, 2015 9:30 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Maker Faire in Oakland on Sunday Oct 18th, need demonstrators - I’d love to do this, but I’ll be out of town with the i Krista Oct 14, 2015 8:52 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Maker Faire in Oakland on Sunday Oct 18th, need demonstrators - I wish we could come, but we'll be celebrating our anniversary in Monterrey. Probably our last trip for a while with baby coming in 6 weeks! Sounds SO fun and super organized, Adrienne! The yarn bomb plan is GREAT. I can't wait lorna w. Oct 14, 2015 8:33 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Maker Faire in Oakland on Sunday Oct 18th, need demonstrators - Margaret Oct 13, 2015 11:22 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Maker Faire in Oakland on Sunday Oct 18th, need demonstrators - Hi Adrienne- I'm up for the tech talk and I'm hoping I will even understand it. I want to learn about this stuff, too. Lois Lois Oct 13, 2015 5:55 PM
Maker Faire in Oakland on Sunday Oct 18th, need demonstrators - Adrienne Oct 13, 2015 2:22 PM
RE: [machineknit-103] South Bay Machine Knitting Meetup Group, September - Sorry I won't be there for that Silver Reed part. I've had some luck with working out those problems but there is always more to learn. Lois Sep 22, 2015 10:01 PM
South Bay Machine Knitting Meetup Group, September - Next meeting this Saturday, Sept 26th. Meetup usually auto-announces 6 days ahead, but I don't think it did so this time, sorry for the short notice. We're going to pack a whole lot in to this meeting. KnitLeaders, hand-manipulated fair Adrienne Sep 22, 2015 8:17 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Demonstrating at San Jose First Friday Sept 4th, and Maker Faire Sept 6th - Becky and I can be there from 4-6 pm (probabl Margaret Sep 5, 2015 1:18 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Demonstrating at San Jose First Friday Sept 4th, and Maker Faire Sept 6th - Adrienne Sep 5, 2015 9:22 AM
Demonstrating at San Jose First Friday Sept 4th, and Maker Faire Sept 6th - Adrienne Sep 2, 2015 1:50 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting announcements - I'd love to demo at the quilt museum. I'm having a HUGE love affair with Margaret Aug 24, 2015 11:05 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting announcements - Thanks!😀 Sent from my iPhone On Aug 24, 2015, at 9:18 AM, Adrienne < [address removed] barbara Aug 24, 2015 9:26 AM
Machine Knitting announcements - Adrienne Aug 24, 2015 9:18 AM
Machine knitting announcements: Diana Sullivan, next Meetup, Maker Faire - May is a busy month. The guild (mkgsfba.org) is hosting Diana Sullivan this Friday and Saturday May 8th and 9th in El Sobrante. As far as I know there are still openings, ask me if you’re interested. $50 per day + $20 if you’re not already a member Adrienne May 5, 2015 9:55 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Announcements, and knitting machines for sale - Re--machines for sale--the Toyota 901 is no longer for sale--it has found a new home. --Adele On Wed, Dec 10, 2014 at 9:58 PM, Adrienne < Adele N. Dec 29, 2014 4:03 PM
Announcements, and knitting machines for sale - Hi Everyone, Welcome to all recent new members; some we have met in person already, and I hope the others will be able to attend a meeting soon. South Bay Group: The next meeting is an afternoon/evening session on Dec 30th, 3pm-8:3 Adrienne Dec 10, 2014 9:58 PM
October Announcements - Hi Everyone, 1. The next Bay Area-wide Guild meeting in El Sobrante is tomorrow, Oct 11th, sorry for the short notice yet again. 9:30 until either 12 or 2:30. mkgsfba.org, Although the website is still out of date about the speaker/topic, the l Adrienne Oct 10, 2014 12:54 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Announcements and upcoming meetings - Thank you Adrienne. Cecilia Bex Chavez [masked] Sent from my iPad On Sep 12, 2014, at 11:19 PM, user 1. Sep 13, 2014 6:17 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Announcements and upcoming meetings - Adrienne Sep 12, 2014 11:19 PM
RE: [machineknit-103] Announcements and upcoming meetings - user 1. Sep 12, 2014 8:30 PM
guild meeting and email address correction - Yes--It is tomorrow's meeting I am interesting in. And I DID typo my email address. It should be: [address removed] Thanks, Adele Adele N. Sep 12, 2014 6:57 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Announcements and upcoming meetings - I am thinking of attending especially if I could ride with someone. I live in Mt. View (near intersection of El Camino and 237/Grant). If that's not convenient, I could meet elsewhere. --Adele Newman    650-9 Adele N. Sep 12, 2014 5:37 PM
Announcements and upcoming meetings - Hi Everyone,   Big thank you to everyone who attended our recent meeetups on Aug 30th and the smaller group on Sept 9th. I hope you are having fun and learning something. 1. The next Bay Area-wide Guild meeting in El Sobr Adrienne Sep 12, 2014 2:22 PM
Fabric give away event - Hello fellow compadres, I want to let you know that there is user 5. Jul 15, 2014 4:53 PM
if you need a standard gauge machine. . . - I have a Toyota 901 (standard, 24-stitch punch-card machine) that I'm ready to part with. There's also a ribber and lots of accessories. Just acquired a new sponge bar for the main bed. Please Adele N. Jun 15, 2014 10:24 PM
RE: [machineknit-103] In the market for another machine... - I have a punch card bulky with ribber. Price is negotiable. In the Bay Area. Let me know if you're interested. Stephanie Stephanie Jun 4, 2014 10:14 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Free stuff! - Adrienne May 27, 2014 1:57 PM
In the market for another machine... - Hello, My sister and I are in the market for a bulky gauge knitting machine with either a punch card or an electronic input. Preferably electronic, as we'd like to create a series of hundreds of different patterns for lorna w. May 27, 2014 10:05 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Free stuff! - Adrienne and Roseann and anyone who might be interested in "the other stuff". My son is going to pick up the ribber from Roseann on Wednesday. He could pick up everything and I could take stuff to the next meeting, if that saves people time/space. W Margaret May 27, 2014 9:21 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Free stuff! - Hi Roseann, Adrienne May 27, 2014 8:03 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Free stuff! - Thanks for the correction, You are right, it's a Toyota 610, I was mixing up the numbers because I was thinking of the 150. I am just trying to clean up stuff I'm not using. I am keeping my standard gauge brother, and enough of the ac Roseann May 26, 2014 10:04 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Free stuff! - Hi Roseann, Adrienne May 26, 2014 9:16 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Free stuff! - I'm home today, or most of the week, I'm off work this week, so let me know when is good for you. I'm just off 101 and shoreline. On Mon, May 26, 2014 at 2: Roseann May 26, 2014 2:52 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Free stuff! - Checked for compatibility. I would like the ribber. I can pick up any time that is convenient for you. Thanks a lot. ------------------------------­-------------- On Mon, 5/26/14, Roseann wrote: Subject: [machineknit-103 Margaret May 26, 2014 2:26 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Free stuff! - I would be interested in the garter bar if it is mid-gauge or bulky. I think I would like the ribber but have to check for compatibility. I will let you know shortly. Thanks for thinking of us all. ------------------------------­-------------- On M Margaret May 26, 2014 2:23 PM
Free stuff! - Hello all, Sorry I've missed you at the group lately, I have been working on saturdays and most weeknights.  I'm emailing you today to see if anyone is interested in some knitting machines/parts. Roseann May 26, 2014 2:13 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Bay Area knitting machine repair shop - Hi Angie, Don C. May 18, 2014 2:37 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Bay Area knitting machine repair shop - Richard Lulenski[masked] Lydia May 18, 2014 2:27 PM
Bay Area knitting machine repair shop - I was about to acquire a Toyota KS950 but noted by the seller that the punch card feeder doesn't quite working. I can use the punch card feature works by doing it manually. I wondered if there i Angie May 18, 2014 12:07 PM
April Meetup this Saturday, the 26th. - Hi Everyone, First a belated welcome to Ally, Kelli and Stephanie all first-timers in March. And thank-you to everyone else who came to the March meeting at JoAnns. We had 8 people in a smallish space; one more person + machine could have fitte Adrienne Apr 22, 2014 12:55 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] question about knitting long pieces with weights - Hi Ally, Adrienne Mar 2, 2014 10:19 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] question about knitting long pieces with weights - You were doing it correctly, by the sound of it. Margaret Feb 26, 2014 1:46 PM
question about knitting long pieces with weights - Hi everyone!  I'm relatively new to machine knitting. I found a Bond knitting machine at a thrift store last year. Managed to find the manual and some instruction videos on the internet so I was able to get started wi Ally Feb 26, 2014 10:54 AM
Meeting tomorrow, and how to find us. - Hi Everyone, It looks like we're getting a good turnout, thank you. As usual, last-minute RSVPs or simply showing up is fine.  We have the room all day, so exact punctuality is not required. Welcome to two newcomers, I'm looking forward to mee Adrienne Dec 27, 2013 12:29 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Meeting dates for December and early 2014 - Hi, I have not been able to attend, but am still interested in getting the finial  schedule .   THanks, Barbara On Sat, Dec 7, 2013 at 12:25 PM, Adrienne barbara Dec 9, 2013 1:10 PM
Meeting dates for December and early 2014 - Hi Everyone, I hope you had a good Thanksgiving holiday, and have a rough idea of your plans for the rest of the year.  Please think about these dates and whether you'll be able to attend. Unfortunately the December and January ones a Adrienne Dec 7, 2013 12:25 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Start time 12:30 on Saturday Nov 16th - I won't be able to make the meeting this Saturday. I'll be showing(and hopefully selling) my knits at Redwood Ridge Estate Winery(and alpaca farm) during the Santa Cruz Mounta Lois Nov 14, 2013 5:33 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Start time 12:30 on Saturday Nov 16th - p { margin: 0; } I'll bring some thread lace samples for my show and tell. Norene From: Norene S. Nov 14, 2013 4:55 PM
Start time 12:30 on Saturday Nov 16th - Hi Everyone, Our next meeting is Nov 16th at Campbell Library. Note the later-than-usual start time, 12:30. November discussion theme: Review of models and brands, and how to choose a machine. What gauge? Do I want manual, punchc Adrienne Nov 14, 2013 11:56 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Off topic, but good, I think... - p { margin: 0; } Thanks for the invitation. 'love to see your stuff. Norene From: Norene S. Oct 13, 2013 10:29 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Off topic, but good, I think... - Congratulations, Hung-Tsu. Thank-you for letting us know about your show. I'm going to try to make it. Lois Lois Oct 13, 2013 8:02 AM
Off topic, but good, I think... - Hello Ladies and Don, Hope you are all doing well. user 5. Oct 13, 2013 7:50 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Announcements - Hi Margaret, Adrienne Sep 24, 2013 12:41 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Announcements - p { margin: 0; } I'll be just coming in from New York on Monday night so can't make it. 'saw marzipanknit's basting Norene S. Sep 23, 2013 10:32 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Announcements - I'd love to meet you in the coffee shop next Monday. Lois -----Orig Lois Sep 23, 2013 8:16 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Announcements - Just seen this idea for curling edges Margaret Sep 23, 2013 10:06 AM
Announcements - Hi Everyone, First, thanks to the 10 people who showed up last Saturday, and welcome to newcomers Rose, Lorena and Kamille. I think you all have machines now, have fun and please ask questions if you get stuck. Disorganized as usu Adrienne Sep 13, 2013 6:59 PM
Meeting tonight, Aug 5th. 5:30 - 8:30 -   Hi Everyone, Looking like it's going to be a small group again, but that's to be expected, it is August. And I forgot to update the listing with a topic. I've been trying out single-motif with punchcards and how to get the edges of t Adrienne Aug 4, 2013 11:41 PM
late - I'm going to be late for the meeting due to unforseen circumstances but should be there by noon. Margaret Jun 22, 2013 10:05 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Need any sponge bars or other supplies for your knitting machine? - Yes, I think Norene is right, Nancy is in Albany. My reason for even mentioning it was because parts and supplies are not sold everywhere; she is in our gen Adrienne Jun 6, 2013 6:05 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Need any sponge bars or other supplies for your knitting machine? - p { margin: 0; } Doesn't Nancy live in Albany? Norene From: "Adrienne" <ahunter200@y Norene S. Jun 6, 2013 2:17 PM
Need any sponge bars or other supplies for your knitting machine? - Hi Everyone, First, a welcome to some recent new members, I'm looking forward to meeting you at an upcoming meetup. Lorna, Trish, Twila, Ada, Jean, and a few others over the previous months that we didn't welcome individually. Please show up Adrienne Jun 6, 2013 1:58 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Follow-up to the May meeting of South Bay Machine Knitting Group - Just entered "silicone spray plastic safe" in a search. Instead of coming up with a product suggestion, I found a list of ho Margaret May 29, 2013 9:49 AM
Follow-up to the May meeting of South Bay Machine Knitting Group - Hi Everyone, Thanks to the 8 people who showed up on Saturday, I hope you all had fun and learned a few things. Welcome to newcomer Naomi, and thanks for the very positive review. Next time we'll make sure you get more time actually knitting Adrienne May 28, 2013 9:03 PM
KX 350 Row Counter - Lost my row counter somewhere (long story). Does anybody have a spare to sell? Can't find any online anywhere. T Don C. May 22, 2013 12:57 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Next meeting and other events - Hi Adrienne, I Yulia C. May 17, 2013 9:27 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Next meeting and other events - Sorry I will miss everyone at the next meeting. I wanted to make one more announcement. On June 9, my neighbor(off hwy 17 at Summit Road) is doing her alpaca shearing. & Lois May 17, 2013 7:16 AM
Next meeting and other events - Hi Everyone, The next meeting is May 25th, 10am-5pm. Bring your knitting machine, your yarn, your project and let's knit. I know several people will be out of town for the holiday weekend, but hey, a small group is good too.   Adrienne May 17, 2013 12:12 AM
can't come - p { margin: 0; } I can't come to the next meeting. My son's science fair award assembly is that night. Norene S. Apr 23, 2013 9:05 PM
South Bay Machine Knitting meetings for the next few months - Hi Everyone,   The next meeting of the South Bay Machine Knitting group is on Monday April 29th at 5:30pm at Campbell Library.  Please RSVP on the Meetup site. As well as the usual socializing and beginner help, I'll do a short demo o Adrienne Apr 12, 2013 2:18 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] could use some positive thoughts - Of course......take care...all will be well!! Sent from my iPad Thanks, Barbara On Apr 5, 2013, at 10:00 AM, Norene barbara Apr 5, 2013 3:05 PM
could use some positive thoughts - p { margin: 0; } An abscess was discovered in one of my teeth, that needs to be taken care of. Interviewing endodontists on Monda Norene S. Apr 5, 2013 10:00 AM
hello! - http://www.womeninnewdimension­s.org/includes/mywor Margaret Apr 2, 2013 10:53 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - Thanks for your email. Yulia C. Mar 17, 2013 11:06 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - I got a machine and a ribber and a stand in my Smart car. Sorry I won't be able to come to the meeting tomorrow. Hope to see you all next time. Lois Sent from my Verizon Wireless Phone ----- Reply Lois Mar 15, 2013 1:36 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - Hi Norene, A Prius will be plenty to carry two machines plus the bits and pieces to go with them. We only have 4 hours, I doubt if anyone needs to bring Adrienne Mar 15, 2013 1:18 PM
Greetings, and a question about Machine Knitting loaner books... - (To those in the Machine Knitting group who don't know me, just ignore this.) Jen Mar 15, 2013 12:06 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - p { margin: 0; } Bringing your Bond would be so great since those are the machines that are available at the craft stores. I'm su Norene S. Mar 15, 2013 11:27 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - p { margin: 0; } I'll could bring my 930 and 881. Could bring your Bond in case someone has one? You are so good with that machin Norene S. Mar 15, 2013 11:23 AM
Re: [machine knit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - I will be bringing my LK-150 and some snackies to share. Stephanie Stephanie Mar 15, 2013 10:27 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - Norene, Margaret Mar 15, 2013 9:57 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - p { margin: 0; } Oops, forgot that my hubby will be using the van. I'll have to see how much I can get into my Prius. Norene S. Mar 15, 2013 9:16 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - p { margin: 0; } I'll bring my 930 and maybe a second 260. Also could pack one of my Bonds just to show what is being sold at Joa Norene S. Mar 15, 2013 8:39 AM
Machine Knitting group meeting on Saturday March 16th - Hi Everyone, Several new faces for the meeting on Saturday, welcome! I'm looking forward to meeting you all. Thanks Don, a Brother bulky punchcard will be great. Norene, what machine will you bring? I'll bring a Studio punchcard a Adrienne Mar 14, 2013 10:12 PM
Meetings in March, April, May - Hi Everyone, I just made some adjustments to the text announcing the next few meetups. Let me know if there are any typos, or if you have suggestions for a better description. If you are planning to come to the meeting in March please RSVP any Adrienne Feb 23, 2013 12:08 PM
Yulia Chekhanovskaya - http://www.abenteuerostsee.de/­idms Yulia C. Feb 21, 2013 4:04 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Coupon for Stitches market admission - thanks for passing this on! On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 1:30 PM, Adrienne < [address removed] > wrote: barbara Feb 15, 2013 5:32 PM
Coupon for Stitches market admission - Hi Everyone, Here's the corrected link from Hung-Tsu for the Stitches coupon. Thanks for finding this, it's a pretty good discount, 50%. http://www.knittinguniverse.co­m/downloads/W13_VIP_50Postcard­.pdf However it seem Adrienne Feb 12, 2013 1:30 PM
Re: [machineknit-103] Topic for February meeting - Thanks!!!!.!!!! Yulia C. Feb 4, 2013 9:54 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Topic for February meeting - Hi Yulia, February 11th (a week from today) 5:30 to 8:30 at Campbell library. For details go here: http://www.meetup.com/machinek­nit-103/events/933 Adrienne Feb 4, 2013 8:18 AM
Re: [machineknit-103] Topic for February meeting - Yulia C. Feb 4, 2013 6:44 AM

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