Learn to knit one of these beautiful, traditional sweaters! Simple construction, beautiful colorwork and warm, warm yarn! We have picked some lovely patterns to choose from, but you a re free to choose your own because the basic construction will be the same. Plus, almost no finishing!! Our model is in worsted weight Lopi, but you could also use the bulkier weight for a warmer "outdoor sweater".
Wednesdays 7-8:30pm February 15, March 1, 8, 15 $48
Try out brioche knitting with this simple cowl and learn about how this stitch works! Our model cowl is done in two colors, but you can customize yours. Pattern included. (Take the German Twisted Cast-On workshop first, and you can try it out on this cowl!)
Thursdays 7-9pm Jan. 26 & Feb. 2 $32.
crochet linen stitch scarf
Such a basic and simple stitch - such a beautiful result!! You can make a traditional scarf, or an infinity loop. Learn how to do a foundation single crochet, which is a great substitute for the usual chain beginning. Pattern by Churchmouse Yarns & Teas.
Wednesdays 7-9pm February 8 & 22 $32
(or foxes, elephants, kitties, monkeys....)
Perfect timing for a Spring birthday present, or an Easter bunny! Come learn the finer points of making these adorable animals and their equally adorable outfits!! Patterns come from Little Cotton Rabbits.
February 16 & 23, March 2 & 9 $48
mini reversible duck-to-bunny
One side is a bunny, the other is a duck! This fun little project is sure to delight. Think Spring! Pattern from Susan B. Anderson.
Saturdays 1-3pm March 11 & 18 $32
You must register in advance for all classes with a 50% non-refundable deposit. A deposit may be credited only if you cancel two weeks prior to start of class. There are no make-ups for missed classes.
Any classes cancelled due to weather or emergency will be rescheduled. A materials list will be provided prior to start of class. Patterns that are obtained thru Ravelry can be purchased directly on line or at the store through Ravelry In-Store Sales. CLASS PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE MATERIALS or PATTERNS unless noted.. Materials list available in shop or by email.
Everyone should have a pair of handknitted mittens! This class will focus on a simple mitten that you can make in many sizes. If you haven't made mittens yet, this is a good basic class with techniques that you will use in many projects.
Two times available:
Saturdays 1-2:30pm February 11 & 18 $24
Thursdays 5:30-7pm February 9 & 16 $24
Crochet an adorable 3-D heart for your Valentine! You'll learn how to use the magic loop method of starting crochet, and the invisible finishing method to create a more polished ending. Pattern by "Little Yarn Tales". Class is suitable for beginners and experienced crocheters alike!
Sunday 1-3pm February 12 $16
finesse your hat-knitting skills with the tubular cast-on!
Using the tubular cast-on method leaves you with a nice, rounded, elastic edge that is just lovely on hats and nice on sweaters, too. Pick a hat to begin in class, or just learn the technique for the future.
Saturday January 28, 2-4pm $16.
crochet for knitters
Do you avoid knitting patterns that call for crochet finishing? Fear the crochet cast-on? Wish you could add a little decorative edge to your knitting? This hands-on class will teach you the basics you need for adding crochet to your knitting!
Sunday 1-3pm February 19 $16
Of course you've seen this cute hat on Ravelry or Pinterest! Make it for yourself or as a gift, either way it will get used a lot! If you haven't tried fair-isle knitting before, this project is a nice choice. Pattern from Donna Smith.
Saturdays 1-3pm February 25 & March 4 $32
Just in time for spring, this pretty, lacy shawl wil be your go-to. Ours is made in a beautiful linen-silk-alpaca blend that is comfortable on the skin and will be wearable year-round. Pattern by Mademoiselle C.
Thursdays 7-9pm March 16 & 23 $32