Knitting Classes - Winter & Spring 2019

A project just for yourself!

Selfish Sunday Knitting!

Purchase any project for yourself in January or February and receive an invitation to join us for Selfish Sunday Knitting sessions! Enjoy the camaraderie of knitting together and stretch yourself a bit because we will be there to provide guidance! Selfish Sundays end February 24th, so get in on it early!


Free with purchase of a new project just for you!
No reservations required -- just come on in!

Sundays, January 6, 13, 20, 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24,  2 - 4 pm

The Butterfly Shawl

KAL: The Butterfly / Papillon Shawl

This is a beautiful triangular shawl knit using short rows. If you are intimidated, we will show you the techniques during the kick-off class for a $10 fee. The kick-offs are Saturday, January 26, 10 am - 12 pm or Thursday, January 31, 2 - 4 pm and the following 4 weeks are FREE to join! Come choose the colors you'd like soon!

$10 for the kick-off class
Saturday, January 26,  10 am - 12 pm
Thursday, January 31,  2 - 4 pm

Free
Saturdays, February 2, 9, 16, 23,  10 am - 12 pm
or
Thursdays, February 7, 14, 21, 28,  2 - 4 pm

Beginning Knits

Beginning Knitting 1

Learn all the basics of knitting in this 4 part class. First learn how to cast-on, knit, purl, and bind-off with a simple piece that will be used as part of a charity afghan. Then, go on to a project of your choice. By the time you're done, you'll have learned increases, decreases, and how to follow a pattern too!

4 Parts, $96

Saturdays, January 12, 19, 26, February 2,  12 - 2 pm
Tuesdays, January 15, 29, February 5, 12,  2 - 4 pm
Thursdays, February 7, 14, 21, 28,  11 am - 1 pm
Sundays, February 3, 10, 17, 24,  2 - 4 pm
Saturdays, March 2, 9, 16, 23,  2 - 4 pm



A sample intermediate knitting project

Beginning Knitting 2

This is a continuing knitting class that keeps you learning and working on a project of your choice. We will work at your speed to learn more techniques and use different tools. You'll be confident enough to try some advanced patterns because we will work right with you.

4 Parts, $80

Every Wednesday, 6 - 8 pm
Every Friday, 10 am - 12 pm
Every Sunday, 12 - 2 pm

Reverse Psychology Beaded Shawl

Reverse Psychology Beaded Shawl

A long color-changer makes this a very interesting scarf. Learn to add beads into your work to give it shine and a nice weight for draping! A little simple lace pattern adds a lot of style and a stretchy bind off finishes it off!

3 Parts, $72. Pattern, $5.

Fridays, February 15, 22, March 1,  2 - 4 pm

Toe-Up Socks

Toe-Up Socks

Learn to knit socks that really fit! You can use two circular needles, double pointed needles, or magic loop! You can put a stitch pattern in as well if you want added interest!

3 Parts, $72

Saturdays, February 9, 16, 23,  12 - 2 pm

A Top-Down Sweater with Lace Details

Top Down Sweater

Learn how to knit a perfectly fitting sweater by working it from the top down. You will be able to try the sweater on as you knit it and customize it to your taste. You can choose a cardigan or pullover and incorporate any stitch pattern you like. It is an easy first sweater project great for learning the basics of garment construction!

6 Parts, $120

Tuesdays, February 5, 12, 19, 26, March 12, 19,           10 am - 1 pm

Fair Isle Steeked Pillow

Fair Isle Steeked Pillow: Get ready to cut your knitting!

You will learn Fair Isle colorwork while working in the round, then how to steek and finish your work. You will conquer the fear of cutting your knitting, securing your edges, and picking up stitches. Pick 2 colors and a treasured pillow will be the result!

3 Parts, $72

Thursdays, March 7, 14, 21,  1 - 3 pm

Basic Brioche Cowl

Brioche Cowl: Learn the Basics

Learn how to work the brioche stitch in a simple cowl, then go on to learn how to increase and decrease and work in the round while maintaining the pattern!

3 Parts, $72

Fridays, January 18, 25, February 1,  12 - 2 pm

Hosta Brioche Scarf

Hosta Scarf: Advanced Brioche

Continue learning the more complicated techniques of brioche with this lovely two-color scarf. You will learn slanted increases and decreases in the brioche stitch, as well as how to handle the two colors to your benefit. Basic brioche knowledge required for this class.

3 Parts, $72

Wednesdays, February 6, 13, 20,  1 - 3 pm
Thursdays, March 7, 14, 21,  10 am - 12 pm

The Faraday Entrelac Scarf

Entrelac Techniques: The Faraday Scarf

You will learn how to work multi-directional entrelac knitting while making this colorful scarf. Each tier has a different technique, with right and left slanting triangles. Once you know the technique you will not be intimidated by larger projects!

3 Parts, $72

Saturdays, January 12, 19, 26,  2 - 4 pm
Tuesdays, February 12, 19, 26,  1 - 3 pm

Cabled Tube Scarf

Cabled Tube Scarf

This lovely cabled scarf will keep you warm all winter long! Learn how to knit traveling cables, knitting in the round, and following charts!

3 Parts, $72

Wednesdays, January 16, 23, 30,  12 - 2 pm
Saturdays, February 9, 16, 23,  2 - 4 pm