Learn casting on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch and binding off while making a potholder or scarf. Your choice of "picking" or "throwing" method of knitting. This class is for you if you've never held needles before, or you want to get back into knitting.
2 weeks, Saturdays January 10 & 17; February 7 & 14; March 7 & 14; 10:30-12:30; $40
Beginning and Not So Beginning Crochet
If you've always wanted to learn to crochet OR you want to relearn crochet that you've forgotten OR you want to learn more advanced stitches, this is the class for you.
2 weeks, Saturdays January 24 & 31; February 21 & 28; March 21 & 28; 10:00 - 12:30; $40
Friday Project Class
Stuck with a project? Let us help you with the details, directions, finishing, inspiration... perhaps you'd like help choosing a new project. Bring a friend, enjoy a cup of tea and finish some projects.
Fridays 10-12, $15 per class or 6 for $75
Drop in Knit/Crochet Clinic
Personalized knit/crochet help. Tuesdays 5:30-7:00, $15.
Afghan Square of the Month
Knit a new afghan square pattern each month. You need to know how to knit and purl, but anything else can be learned in class. Each pattern will be unique but not difficult; we will have a sample of our new pattern at each class.
2nd Wed of every month 1:00 - 2:00. $15/month or 6 for $60.
Do you need help with your knitting? Intimidated by a sweater or project? We'll get you on the right track and keep you there and you will gain experience in pattern reading. The class will meet every Saturday.
Don't worry if you have to miss a class: you can pay for a class as you take it, $12 each; or 6 for $60.
Fair Isle Hat
A great project to work on Scandinavian patterning. You will learn the German Twisted cast on (also called the Old Norwegian). You will also gain experiance knitting in the round. Pattern supplied.
Saturdays January 10, 17; 2:30-4:30pm $40
Onion Dome Skyline Mittens
Using the Peace Fleece pattern, learn to use double pointed needles or the magic loop technique to knit in the round. Also learn to make the thumb gusset and simple 2-color patterning. Pattern is available for children or adults.
Saturdays January 24 & 31; 2:30-4:30pm $40
Cowichan Style Hat
Using super bulky yarn and #15 needles (16" circular and 5 doubblepoints), learn to knit in the round. The 2-color hat will also help you to read charts. Pattern supplied.
Saturdays February 7 & 14; 2:30-4:30pm $40