Sat. Sept. 11th 10am-2:30pm or Sat. Nov. 27th
If you can knit and purl then you can learn the techniques required to knit socks in any size, using any weight of yarn.
$45. Includes all materials.
2 Dates to choose from:
Students must bring a 10"-14" hoop or frame.
Sat. Sept 25th, 1-4pm
OTHER SOCK TECHNIQUES
For those who are familiar with knitting on 4 needles this class covers a simple, practical "toe up" method and "afterthought heel" so you can expand your sock repertoire and make socks that fit every time.
$45. Material list available at registration.
GET 2 CLASSES IN ADVANCED SOCK KNITTINGFOR JUST $75. READ ON.
Sat. Nov. 13th 1-4pm
THE MAGIC OF CIRCULAR KNITTING NEEDLES
Everything you ever wanted to know about using circular needles for all of your knitting projects. Use long needles for small hats, mitts and socks with the "Magic Loop" method. Learn how 2 circular needles worked together can make any project in the round a breeze. Try out the different materials in circular needles including Addi TURBOs in regular and lace styles, Chiao Goo PREMIUM RED series, and Clover BAMBOO needles.
NOTE: $30 for "OTHER SOCK TECHNIQUE" participants. $45. for others.
Fri. Oct. 1st 6:30-8:30 and Sat. Oct. 2nd 1-4pm
SWEATER BOOT CAMP -I
These Part I weekend sessions are for those who are ready to go beyond the knitted scarf and want to develop the confidence to select the right yarns, choose the right size and learn to read patterns correctly.
$45. class. $20-$40 materials to be purchased on Friday evening. Material list available at registration.
ATTENTION -- GET BOTH CLASSES FOR $75.
Sat. Oct. 16th 1-4pm
SWEATER BOOT CAMP - II
Part II will show participants how to finish their cardigan begun in Part I. Button bands and button holes, sewing seams and inserting sleeves will be covered.
NOTE: $30 for Part I particiants $45 for others.
Bring your finished sweater pieces and learn the best way to pick up stitches, sew seams and give your garment that professional finished look.
$25. Sign up early, space is limited.
$15. Bring your knitted pieces for demonstration.
$45 class $10 materials.
$30. class Material list available at registration
Those who are feeling uncertain about finding their way around the internet for knitting help will love the workshop introducing RAVELRY the site that has it all. Free Patterns, yarn descriptions, technical help, friends, informatio of all kinds.
$30. class No materials necessary.
In Part I you will learn the beginning skills of designing your own patterns by incorporating the beautiful stitches found on-line and in stitch dictionaries to create your own unique shawl or baby blanket. Basic knitting and pattern reading skills required.
$45. class Material costs will vary.
Part II will teach the basics of finishing your beautiful blanket so that it is equally appealing on the front and the back. Picking up and finishing from a provisional cast on will be covered as will working a crocheted edge.
$30 for Part I participants. $45 for others