hI FROM Sandi in Manitowoc, Wisc. Only a 30 minute drive form my city to Green Bay Wisc. Home of our Super Bowl champs, Go Pack Go. I have been knitting and crocheting for over 30 yearsand enjoy it very much. it is very relaxing for me, and I have made quit a few items over the years. Any problems with your crafts, there will always be a friendly crafter to help you through.