Classes

We offer a variety of classes for the beginner to the expert. Whether you want to tackle a new skill or work on a project with a group, join our community of knitters!


 

RING IN 2018 WITH THESE FIBER FILLED WORKSHOPS!


BLOCK OF THE MONTH AFGHAN
It’s here! This is a skill building class. 12 months, 12 blocks, 12 different stitches. At the end of the year you will have an absolutely gorgeous blanket for yourself or a very special loved one, hand-made by you! A wonderful and fun project which you share with your classmates! Come check out the infinite color possibilities.
Classes meet one Sunday every month
Starting February 11, from 3:30-5:30.
$200 for the year plus materials.


This New Year make a resolution to become a better knitter.
Beginning in January, we have assigned 5 small projects that progress in difficulty.  You will work on assorted cables, reading charts, striped ribbing, chevrons, slipped stitches, fair isle and thumb gussets! Also, pick up lots of little tips and tricks that improve your finished product.
Sign up for all 5 of the following classes and receive an awesome Mermaid’s Purl goodie bag. All classes are $25. Materials not included.
Join the comradery of a knitting group for all levels that elevates your abilities.


GULLY GLOVES
Sunday, January 7
3:30-5:30
OR
Monday, January 15
10 am – Noon
These easy fingerless gloves have a flap that can be unfolded for extra warmth.


CHANDRA
Sunday, January 21
3:30-5:30
or 
Monday, January 29
10 am – Noon
This 3 color scarf has a couple of unique twists that make it a fun knit.


BELLE ASCOT
Sunday, February 4
3:30- 5:30
OR 
Monday, February 12
10 am -Noon
This sweet accessory has a stitch pattern that mimics bellshaped flowers.


ANTLER HAT
Sunday, February 18
3:30-5:30 
OR
Monday, February 26
10 am – Noon
Learn chunky cables in this quick knit.


OSTROM
Sunday, March 4
3:30-5:30
OR 
Monday, March 12
10 am – Noon
This is a simplified 2-color brioche pattern that looks stunning in self-striping yarn.

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ADDITIONAL KNITTING WORKSHOPS


FIDDLEHEAD MITTS
Tuesdays, January 16, 30 & February 13
6-8 pm
Fair isle knitting provides extra warmth in these wonderful mittens that will take your stranding skills to the next level.


MAGIC LOOP
Saturday, January 20
1:30-3:30 pm
Once you learn this easy technique you will never have to use double pointed needles again!


RAVELRY HOW-TO
Tuesday, January 23
6-8 pm
Bring your wifi enabled device and learn the in’s and out’s of this popular knitting website.


BEGINNER KNITTING
Tuesday, January 30
5:30-7:30
OR
Thursday, February 8
9-11 am
Learn the basics of knitting in this introductory class.


THE IMPORTANCE OF BLOCKING
Tuesday, February 20
6-8 pm


TOLLGATE
Thursday, February 22
5:30-7:30
Master cables in this comfy capelet.

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BRIOCHE – BUSTED!
Brioche knitting creates a super squishy fabric without a wrong side.
It can be mystifying, but join these workshops and learn how it works.


INTRO TO BRIOCHE
Saturday, February 10
1:30-3:30 pm
Get the gist of how brioche works in this simple project.


OHBOT HAT
Thursdays, February 15 & March 1
5:30-7:30 pm
Learn 1 and 2 color brioche patterns.


RAMBLE SHAWL
Saturdays, March 10 & 24
1:30-4:30 pm
This challenging pattern combines beautiful yarn with a chevron brioche stitch to create the most amazing shawl!

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HEY WEAVERS!


INTRODUCTORY WEAVING
Thursdays, January 4  1:30-4 pm &
January 17 1:30-3:30
Become a weaver! This is a wonderful class to brush up on old skills or learn the basics.  Using a small table loom and worsted weight yarn, we will create a beautiful scarf from start to finish.


WEAVE – IN
Thursday, January 25
5:30-7:30 pm
Bring your table loom and join a group of weavers for 2 relaxing hours of instruction and inspiration. Must have previous experience with your table loom.

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DON’T FORGET ABOUT OUR
KNIT-INS
Wednesdays, 9-11 am and 5-7 pm
Thursdays 9-11 am
Fridays 9-11 am
Saturdays 9-11 am
Bring whatever you are working on to sit and chat with a fun group of fellow knitters. Instructors are on hand to answer any questions.
$10 a class or $50 for a 6 class pass

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