A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: You can now organize your bookmarks into folders!  Read more here.
Total Members: 302,565
Currently Running With Scissors:
561 Guests and 9 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1] 2 3 ... 5  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Reno Anyone?  (Read 9996 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
Miss Mordoria
« on: July 03, 2006 10:35:47 PM »

 Grin Just curious if there are any crafty folk in the Reno area and what kind of crafty groups we have around here.
« Reply #1 on: July 04, 2006 12:21:15 PM »

I just moved to Reno less than a month ago, so I don't have any clue myself.  I'd love to find some new crafty people and groups though!   Smiley
Miss Mordoria
« Reply #2 on: July 04, 2006 02:10:32 PM »

 Cheesy  I was bored and all over craigslist.org last night.  Someone posted about starting a knitting circle for twentysomethings in town. Not sure if you knit, but she might be a start.  I've only moved here myself at the beginning of March. Have you found anything fun yet?  La Bussola over by the casinos is kind of a fun store to walk through.  My honey and I mostly stay at home waiting for our netflix to arrive.  Have you been over the mountain to Lake Tahoe yet? It's only about 40 minutes away.   Cool
« Reply #3 on: July 10, 2006 05:42:48 PM »

Me! Me! I'm here!
I moved to Reno last September from Vancouver, BC. I'm not allowed to work so I computer, craft and eat lots of food. Nor do I drive. I haven't heard of any craft groups, except for some knitters that get together at a library in Sparks (I think).
Where do you two move here from?

Miss Mordoria
« Reply #4 on: July 10, 2006 10:04:31 PM »

 Smiley  I moved here from Martinez, CA.  I grew up in the SF bay area.  We came up here to be near my boyfriend's dad.  Reno is a far way from B.C.  What brought you to the desert?  Eventually we are supposed to take a trip tovancouver ourselves. My boyfriend really liked it there and was thinking about someday moving north.  Do you play mmorpgs?
« Reply #5 on: July 12, 2006 07:11:40 PM »

I haven't found anything fun here in Reno yet, but then again I've been trying to get us all unpacked and settled on top of being 7 mos. pregnant, lol.  We haven't even made it to Tahoe yet, but hopefully we will soon.  Most nights we're watching our netflix too, lol.  I don't know how to knit (but I do crochet and was amazed at the yarn selection the Ben Franklins had here, sooooo much more than in Hawaii!) and it seems that those are the only groups I ever find.  Sad 
« Reply #6 on: July 14, 2006 02:50:37 PM »

Miss M- I don't know what mmorpgs is  Embarrassed
I moved here because I met a guy that lived here and we decided to get married. He had a better paying job, so that's why I'm here rather than Vancouver. I love BC/ Washington state area. Oregon is nice too. I don'y know why, but I miss the rain. 

I have lived here since September and still haven't been to Tahoe or Pyramid Lake. Which sucks because I miss the water SO much.

Amygada- do you do crafting other than crocheting?

« Reply #7 on: July 15, 2006 09:57:30 AM »

mmorpg = Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game  I've been addicted to Everquest and WoW, but finally broke free a few months ago.  The hubby wants to start playing Vanguard once that comes out so I'm sure I'll end up zoned into that, lol. 

Besides crochet I do some sewing (very badly I might add.  I sooooo need a new sewing machine.  Mine is older than my mother.), embroidery, I've made a couple pieces of jewelry, and random projects I've picked up on craftster.  So basically I try to do a little bit of everything.  Smiley
Offline Offline

Posts: 155
Joined: 07-Nov-2006

"I myself am strange and unusual!"

View Profile
« Reply #8 on: November 22, 2006 08:32:36 PM »

I'm here too!  Just moved here in March '06 with my husband and (now) 20 month old.  If you're still looking for crafters, I crochet and sew (with the occasional "whatever" craft!) and am having a hard time meeting people who are cool!


Check out my Etsy shop!
www.msfitts13.etsy. com

And my Roller Derby team!
www.battlebornderby demons.com
« Reply #9 on: January 15, 2007 12:48:46 AM »

Is anyone else having a hard time meeting people in this town?  Sad  Granted with a near 4 month old it's hard to get out a whole lot.
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3 ... 5  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Setup your Camera up for Shooting Landscapes
How to Use an Off Camera Wireless Flash System
Nikon D700 Camera Review
Wide Angle Close Up Photography of Death Valley
Wide Angle Close-up Photography Techniques
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Book Making & Binding
@Home This Weekend: Magical Fairy Garden
DIY Summer

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.