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Locally-Owned Hobby and Craft Stores in Janesville

The Dragonfly Yarn Shop

The Dragonfly Yarn Shop

The Dragonfly Yarn Shop offers a great selection of high quality yarns, knitting needles, crochet hooks, accessories, books, patterns, and magazines for all experience levels. They also offer helpful advice, Open Knitting and Lessons by the Hour. Open Knitting is a free event every Thursday from 1:00 to 4:00 pm where you can bring your favorite project and enjoy a session of uninterrupted knitting in a relaxed atmosphere.

Quilt Barn Studio

Quilt Barn Studio

Quilt Barn Studio is a Quilting Studio that offers classes, quilt services and longarm rental services. They are an APQS Store and Bernina Dealer. QBS provides tech services for both APQS longarms and Bernina domestic machines. They also have a large collection of Moda fabrics, batiks and widebacks.

The Quilt Barn Studio is a place to get those creative juices flowing! You can bring your projects on Tuesdays for their FREE Social Sew. You can also join them for their Charity Sew and help our community. And if you don't have time to finish your projects, they can quilt them for you.

The Glass Garden, LLC

The Glass Garden

The Glass Garden is a stained glass studio and retail store in downtown Janesville. It offers classes for beginning, intermediate, and advanced glass art enthusiasts. It also sells supplies for glass hobbyists and has over 1,000 different kinds of sheet glass to choose from!

In addition to classes, The Glass Garden designs and constructs custom stained glass pieces, as well as stained glass repair.

The Glass Garden’s large showroom boasts hundreds of finished pieces, including glass panels, jewelry, and many other unique gifts!