German Twisted- or Old Norwegian Cast-On
Learn to do a really different, really cool cast-on that is stretchier than any other! Optional, but useful if you are going to take the Brioche Cowl class.
Saturday 2-3:30pm January 21 $12.
Finesse your HAT knitting skills with 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 2-4pm January 28 $16.
Intro to Brioche Cowl
y 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. (Take the German Twisted Cast-On workshop first, and you can try it out on this cowl!)
Jan. 26 & Feb. 2
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
Sweet Crochet Heart
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
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.
Wednesdays 7-9pm February 8 & 22 $32
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, almos
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
Spring Bunnies (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!!
February 16 & 23, March 2 & 9 $48
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
French Cancan Shawl
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 from Mademoiselle C
Thursdays 7-9pm March 16 & 23 $32
Mini Reversible Duck-to-Bunny
Saturdays 1-3pm March 11 & 18 $32