Classes


Call us for more information and registration!

Boyfriend Hat Class  

Great for first time hat knitters - this easy Churchmouse pattern can be worn slouchy or as a close fitting ski-cap style beanie.  
Stop by the store before the first class to choose your yarn.  Some of our favorites for this style: Katmandu Aran, Swann's Island, Moonshine Chunky, Terra, Ella Rae Bulky and Rowan Felted Tweed Aran.

Materials: 
              -190 yards of aran weight yarn of your choice
              -Churchmouse Boyfriend Watchcap Pattern (available in store and on Ravelry)
              -1 set double pointed needles  size 8  
              -16-inch circular needles size 7
              -16-inch circular needle size 8
                  
Session 1:  Casting on, joining in the round, and reversible rib
Session 2:  Double points, decreases and finishing tips

First class meets Saturday, February 11 from 9AM to 10:30 AM
Second class meets Saturday, March 11 from 9AM to 10:30 AM

$30 for two sessions


 
 

Little Cotton Rabbits

Join us starting Little Cotton Rabbits class taught by Shelby. These rabbits make great gifts for kids (or keep one for yourself!).
The first session will focus on starting the head with increase and decrease methods.
All materials are available at our store. The pattern "Little Cotton Rabbits" by Julie Williams is available for purchase in-store or at home on Ravelry.


We recommend the following yarns for your animal's body:
Felted Tweed
New Heather
Harriot,
Rialto DK
Cassia

Materials:
-approx. 70-80 yards of DK weight yarn for the body
-various amounts of DK weight scrap yarn for the clothing
-toy stuffing
-a small button for dress/sweater closure
-pattern (available on Ravelry)
-Size 3 needles, or size to obtain gauge. The pattern is written to be knitted flat, then seamed. You may choose to join in the round.

$20/person/class


Beginner Knitting Classes 

Classes are now being held every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month!
Time: 9am-10am. 
Cost: $20/per person
We are thrilled to welcome you to the creative and satisfying world of knitting! In this beginner class, you will learn to cast on your stitches, knit, purl, and cast off. You can decide if you want to make a scarf or cowl, or just learn the techniques on a swatch.
Pay upon registration to reserve your spot, and be sure to stop in to pick up supplies before the first class!


Request a Class!

Time: Arrange through instructor
Cost: $20/Per person for a 1 hour class/3 person minimum

Is there something you would love to knit or crochet but need a teacher's guiding hand? Why not suggest a class to us? We would be happy to create a personalized class for you in our cozy classroom. We need a minimum of three people for a class--get a group of friends together or we'll spread the word on our social network to get it set up for you!

Mom  and Me classes:  By appointment Time:  Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 pm 
Cost: $35/for each adult and child pair

Calling all moms and children! Come and learn this special craft together! 
Pay upon registration to reserve your spot, and be sure to stop in to pick up supplies before the first class!

Sock Classes
Time:  To be determined by instructor
Cost: $45 for two 2- hour class sessions


We will be using worsted weight yarn to knit your first pair of socks so you can wear them in no time! 

Skills required: some experience using double pointed needles (DPN'S), knitting in the round, and casting on. If you need a refresher or have never used DPN's, please schedule a private lesson or take our DPN mini-class prior to the sock class to learn how easy is it to knit with them! 

There is homework that needs to be completed prior to the first meeting of this class. Please pick up your instructions and materials list upon registering! 


Private Lessons: Groups aren't your style? No problem. Schedule a one-on-one hour session with one of our staff. You're sure to get the personal attention you need in a relaxing and supportive environment ! 

Time: We offer appointments daily from 9:00-10:00 AM
Cost: $25 per hour
Give us a call at the shop! We can get you started on knitting your first project, or help you finish one that you have already started and need a little help with!
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