Nationally known fiber arts teacher and author Edie Eckman will host a variety of three-hour workshops Nov. 5 to 7 at Tempe Yarn & Fiber, 1415 E. University Drive, Tempe. Class titles include Math for Knitters, UnLearn to Knit, Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs, Go Bi-Textural, How to Say It/Pattern Writing and Packs & Sacks. Crocheters of all skill levels will find a welcoming atmosphere in her classes.

Eckman's knit and crochet designs have appeared in Knitters, Interweave Crochet, Creative Knitting, Knit N Style, and many other publications. She is the author of The Crochet Answer Book, Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs, How to Knit Socks: Three Methods Made Easy and most recently, Around the Corner Crochet Borders. Read more about her at

For more information on classes, call (480) 557-9166 or visit

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