Knitting Classes - Fall 2018

Match Play Poncho: Knit Purl Hunter KAL

Knit Along with Us & Knit Purl Hunter:
Match Play Poncho

This October we hope you join us for Michelle Hunter's newest KAL in one of our favorite yarns, Sueno! According to Michelle, this garment features high-impact textured stitches and a bit of structure. It will have an easygoing fit to be figure-flattering on everyone, with a vertical central motif to elongate the silhouette.

We are hosting FREE get-together sessions for those looking for support, camaraderie, and inspiration while working through this project.


4 Sessions, Free
No reservations required -- just come on in!

Sundays, October 7, 14, 21, 28,  12 - 2 pm

Cabled Hat for Beginning Knitters

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, September 8, 15, 22, 29,  10 am - 12 pm
Sundays, September 16, 23, 30, October 7,  2 - 4 pm
Thursdays, September 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18,  12 – 2 pm
Saturdays, October 13, 20, 27, November 3,  2 – 4 pm
Wednesdays, October 3, 10, 17, 24,  6 – 8 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 Friday, 10 am - 12 pm
Every Sunday, 12 - 2 pm

Reverse Psychology Beaded Shawl

Reverse Psychology Beaded Shawl

Shawls are the perfect fall accessory, and this one makes for interesting knitting and gives you a bit of sparkle. You will learn how to add beads into your knitting, work simple lace patterns, knit on the bias, and block the finished piece.

2 Parts, $48. Pattern, $5.

Fridays, October 12, 19,  2 - 4 pm
Wednesdays, December 5, 12,  12 - 2 pm

Fair Isle Heart Socks

Fair Isle Heart Socks

These cuff-down socks will make cozy presents for the whole family! A Fair Isle pattern is worked in the round on a fold-over cuff and flat on the heel flap. You will learn the shaping required to knit a customizable heel flap sock and be inspired to design your own motifs for your next pair!

3 Parts, $72

Tuesdays, September 11, 18, 25,  10 am - 12 pm
Thursdays, October 25, November 1, 8,  10 am - 12 pm
Saturdays, December 1, 8, 15,  2 - 4 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

Wednesdays, September 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24,         12 - 2 pm

Fair Isle Mitts

Fair Isle Mitts

A blend of wool, alpaca, and angora make these mitts extra luxurious. The sport-weight yarn works up into a beautiful geometric Fair Isle pattern in up to 5 colors! You will learn the basics of working Fair Isle in the round on double pointed needles, 2 circulars, or using magic loop.

3 Parts, $72

Saturdays, October 6, 13, 20,  10 am - 12 pm
Sundays, October 21, 28, November 4,  2 - 4 pm
Fridays, November 2, 9, 16,  12 - 2 pm

Syncopation Adoration Brioche Hat

Syncopation Adoration Brioche Hat

A cushy, colorful brioche hat is just the thing for colder days! You will be able to cast on for 2-color brioche, learn how to make a reversible fabric, manage the color placement, and work stripes with this project! Choose as many colors as you like!

3 Parts, $72

Saturdays, September 22, 29, October 6,  2 - 4 pm
Wednesdays, October 17, 24, 31,  10 am - 12 pm
Thursdays, October 25, November 1, 8,  2 - 4 pm

Fair Isle Christmas Ornaments

Fair Isle Christmas Ornaments

This is a festive project for learning how to create colorwork patterns. You will work Fair Isle designs in the round and understand how to shape a three-dimensional sphere. You will also learn the "rules" for creating your own Fair Isle designs and be able to try them out!

2 Parts, $48
Please bring 4" styrofoam balls for your ornaments.

Sundays, November 11, 18,  2 - 4 pm

Holiday Hats Garland

Holiday Hats Garland

Learn the basics of constructing and shaping 6 different styles of hat while making a cute holiday decoration! These hats are miniature so they can be finished quickly, but you will be able to take the concept and scale it up for full-sized versions. A sparkly I-cord garland finishes the project and makes it perfect for hanging up over the fireplace or around the tree.

6 Parts, $120

Saturdays, September 8, 22, October 6, 20, November 3, 17,  12 - 2 pm