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Learn how to knit! We'll teach you everything you need to know to make a scarf or another basic project. Skills include: casting on, knitting, purling, binding off, a few pattern stitches, and problem-solving. Materials: 1 skein worsted yarn (Malabrigo or Lamb's Pride), #7 or #8 US knitting needles, darning needle or crochet hook. The tea

W.   Nov 5th - Nov 19th, 7pm

In this class, students will learn the basics of Machine Knitting on their own individual machine. They will learn the cast on process, how to get a finished edge, how to increase and decrease, and garment finishing. Everyone will walk away with a simple pullover sweater made up of rectangles and one triangle! No experience necessary. Our classes a

Sa.Su.   Nov 1st - Nov 2nd, 11am
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Take your knitting to the next level. Whether you are having trouble with gauge, seaming or a you just want to learn new technique, this class will help you achieve your knitting goals. Tailored to individual needs, students have tackled a wide range of techniques including knitting in the round, cables and finishing. This class is open to knitters

W.   Oct 8th - Oct 22nd, 7pm
All levels
Wednesday October 8 7pm - 9pm 3 Sessions $130
Wednesday November 5 7pm - 9pm 3 Sessions $130
Other Dates (2)

In continental knitting, sometimes known as European knitting, or left-hand knitting, the yarn is held in the left hand. Continental knitting is a very efficient method of knitting, requiring the shortest number of specific hand motions per stitch. This knitting style is often easier to learn for people with crocheting experience, since the way the

T.   Oct 7th, 6pm

Start learning a craft you’ll cherish for a lifetime! In this two-week class, you will learn to cast on, work the knit and purl stitches and bind off. If you've never knitted before, this is the class for you! You will also learn the basics of gauge and yarn types. By the end of the second session you’ll be ready to make your first scarf! Skill

M.   Oct 6th - Oct 13th, 6pm
Monday October 6 6pm - 8pm 2 Sessions $50
Tuesday October 7 12pm - 2pm 2 Sessions $50
Sunday October 12 1pm - 3pm 2 Sessions $50
Wednesday October 22 6pm - 8pm 2 Sessions $50
Sunday October 26 3pm - 5pm 2 Sessions $50
Tuesday October 28 6pm - 8pm 2 Sessions $50
Sunday November 9 2:30pm - 4:30pm 2 Sessions $50
Tuesday November 18 6pm - 8pm 2 Sessions $50
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Arm knitting is a great way to learn the basics of knitting and when you're ready to "downsize" to knitting needles it will all be so easy! Once you get the hang of Arm Knitting, within one hour you can make a great scarf, cowl, infinity scarf or if you're looking to get fancy, make a nice little throw for your couch. You are going to be an Arm Kni

Su.   Oct 19th, 3pm
All levels

In this 4 week course, which combines our Knitting 1 and Knitting 2 classes with a session on fixing mistakes and trouble shooting, you will acquire a solid foundation in the basic skills you need to be a successful knitter. No previous experience is necessary. In this course you will learn: casting on, the knit and purl stitches, binding off, basi

T.   Sep 23rd - Oct 14th, 6pm
Tuesday September 23 6pm - 8pm 4 Sessions $100
Monday November 3 6pm - 8pm 4 Sessions $100
Other Dates (2)

In this class we will learn to decipher commonly used abbreviations and symbols and how to recognize unique design specific instructions. Knitting patterns often seem to be written in a different language or even a secret code! After this class you will understand the structure of knitting patterns, what schematic diagrams are and how to use them.

T.   Oct 21st, 5pm

Learn to make hand-knit, designer inspired sweaters from start to finish. Workshop teaches you to write your own instructions and to measure and convert properly. Assembly and blocking are demonstrated. Recommended for people with basic knitting skills who are interested in producing beautiful sweaters at a fraction of the normal cost. Advanced in

W.Sa.   Oct 1st - Dec 13th, 11am
All levels

This class is for absolute beginners or for those who are still learning the basics. No experience required. Learn knitting techniques for casting on, knitting, purling, binding off and more. This special 2-session format allows time to practice between sessions then get some practical tips to increase your pleasure and quality of workmanship. Star

F.   Oct 3rd - Oct 10th, 7pm
Friday October 3 7pm - 9pm 2 Sessions $70
Friday October 17 7pm - 9pm 2 Sessions $70
Friday November 7 7pm - 9pm 2 Sessions $70
Friday November 21 7pm - 9pm 2 Sessions $70
Other Dates (4)

Not sure if you are ready for Knitting 2, but don’t want to start at the very beginning? Has it been years since you’ve knit and you’re feeling a bit rusty? Do you know how to knit but not purl? If you are feeling stuck between two levels, then this is the class for you. Let us help you get ready to move on to Knitting 2 with our Knitting bru

F.   Oct 24th, 12:30pm

In this class, students will build on the basic machine knitting techniques to develop an understanding of the knitted garment as a composition of 3-dimensional shapes. Class will be more focused on volume, asymmetry, drape and geometry. Think beyond the square swatch and explore the magic of the knitted structure to create shaped and dimensio

T.   Oct 7th - Oct 28th, 6:30pm

You will learn multiple ways to increase and decrease as well as preliminary pattern reading. After this single session class, the possibilities are endless!Skill level: You will need to know how to cast on, knit, and purl in order to take this classMaterials: To be provided

Sa.   Sep 27th, 3pm
Saturday September 27 3pm - 5pm 1 Session $50
Saturday October 11 3pm - 5pm 1 Session $50
Saturday October 25 3pm - 5pm 1 Session $50
Saturday November 8 3pm - 5pm 1 Session $50
Saturday November 22 3pm - 5pm 1 Session $50
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Need some help getting through a rough spot in your project or just a bit of inspiration to get something finished? Come to our Wednesday night knitting clinic and get the help you need. This clinic is for those that have taken the Beginner knitting class or the equivalent. Students must sign up at least 48 hours in advance.

T.   Sep 23rd, 7pm
Tuesday September 23 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday September 30 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 7 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 14 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 21 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 28 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $45
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In this technique sampler class you will learn casting on and joining in the round on circular needles, double pointed needles and magic loop. In the round secrets revealed such as: how to convert a flat pattern to in the round and how to gauge swatch for an in the round project. You’ll be knitting in circles in no time!Prerequisite classes: Knit

W.   Nov 5th, 5pm

Learn the anatomy of mosaic knitting patterns while creating mosaic fingerless mitts. Discover what comprises mosaic patterns, how to read mosaic patterns and charts, and how to chart your own mosaic pattern. By the end of class, you will be well on your way to completing your mosaic mitts and have the confidence to create other mosaic patterns on

Su.   Nov 9th, 11am
All levels

In this two part class, you will learn all the skills required to complete basic projects such as scarves, blankets, shawls, and ponchos. Topics covered include reading yarn labels, understanding gauge, casting on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, various stitch patterns, and binding off. The part a of the two part beginning knitting class that co

T.   Sep 23rd - Sep 30th, 12pm
Tuesday September 23 12pm - 2pm 2 Sessions $75
Wednesday September 24 7pm - 9pm 2 Sessions $75
Saturday September 27 12pm - 2pm 2 Sessions $75
Tuesday October 7 12pm - 2pm 2 Sessions $75
Wednesday October 8 7pm - 9pm 2 Sessions $75
Saturday October 11 12pm - 2pm 2 Sessions $75
Tuesday October 21 12pm - 2pm 2 Sessions $75
Wednesday October 22 7pm - 9pm 2 Sessions $75
Saturday October 25 12pm - 2pm 2 Sessions $75
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Learn how to get out of any knitting jam. We will begin with a review of how to “read your knitting” and recognize common mistakes, and how to “tink” (unknit). Then we will move onto learning how to pick up a dropped stitch in stockinette, garter, fix a mistake in rib or any stitch pattern. We will also learn how to insert and rip down to a

M.   Nov 17th, 12pm
All levels

Explore this simple, yet stunning colorwork technique. Using only one color at a time you can create beautiful designs that look much more complicated than they are to work. A great introduction to colorwork, this technique is great for hats, shawls, mittens, bags and more!Prerequisite classes: Knitting 1 or skills listed below.Skills required: Mus

T.   Sep 30th, 6pm

In this two hour class, you will learn how to increase and decrease. We will teach pattern reading and demystify all those abbreviations and symbols. Move beyond the scarf. By the time you finish this class, you will be ready to start on your first hat, shawl, or simple sweater.Skill prerequisite: Must know how to cast on, knit, purl and bind off.M

Su.   Sep 21st, 3pm
Sunday September 21 3pm - 5pm 1 Session $40
Monday September 29 6pm - 8pm 1 Session $40
Wednesday October 1 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $40
Sunday October 12 11am - 1pm 1 Session $40
Tuesday October 21 6pm - 8pm 1 Session $40
Sunday October 26 1pm - 3pm 1 Session $40
Wednesday October 29 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $40
Monday November 10 6pm - 8pm 1 Session $40
Sunday November 16 12pm - 2pm 1 Session $40
Wednesday November 19 6pm - 8pm 1 Session $40
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