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Knitting Classes

Knitting Classes

Check out some of our upcoming knit-alongs and classes!
Want to learn a new skill but don’t see what you want? Let us know, we are always updating our class offerings.

Knit Basics – Knit and Purl
Cost: $40 +supplies
with Carolyn Gifreda
Skill Level: No Experience Necessary – appropriate for adults or teens

Wed. 2/20, 2/27, and 3/6  1-3PM OR Thu. 3/28, 4/4, and 4/11 4-6PM

Learn the fundamentals of knitting. No experience required. Learn to cast on, knit, purl, bind off, and basic blocking. The third session you will meet with the instructor to select and start a first project!

Building Blocks
Cost: $15/session or $100 for 12 sessions
with Carolyn Gifreda
Skill Level: Beginner

Sat. 2/9, 3/9, 4/13, 5/11, 6/8, 7/13, 8/10, 9/14, 10/12, 11/9, 12/14, and 1/12/20 10:30AM-12:30PM

The Building Blocks Series is designed to help knitters navigate through major knitting skills, techniques, and principles. Each of the 12 patterns isolates a new skill. In a carefully designed sequential approach, knitters master each technique before moving on to a more advanced concept. Students will make a new square to practice each new technique, finishing the year with 12 beautiful blocks that can be assembled into a sampler afghan!

Students can jump in at different points, but we recommend following along from beginning to end, so you don’t miss any important steps!

Two at a Time Socks
Cost: $40 + supplies
with Colleen Grogan
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner

Sat. 2/16, 3/2, AND 3/16  2 – 4PM

This class is the cure for “Second Sock Syndrome”. Suffer no longer! Join us to knit these beautiful socks two-at-a-time*. Knitted cuff down with a heel flap and gusset heel construction, these socks are a perfect skill-builder for every experienced beginning knitter. Choose tonal, speckled, and slightly variegated yarns to show off your new sock skills!

*You can choose to knit these socks one-at-a-time if you prefer.

Arboreal Colorwork Yoke Sweater
Cost: $50 + supplies
with Carolyn Gifreda
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner – Intermediate

Sun. 2/17, 2/24, 3/10, and 3/24

Arboreal is a stranded yoke sweater that is worked seamlessly from the top down. This is the perfect class for the knitter that is looking for a fun challenge in the new year! In this class, students will learn how to knit a sweater from the top down, incorporating the increases as they work two colors at once for the yoke. Students will then knit the body and the sweater and the sleeves in stockinette, ending with a simple rib stitch. Leave with a sweater that you will cherish!

Haiku Brioche
Cost: $50 + supplies
with Emma Coates
Skill Level: Intermediate

Sat. 3/16, 3/30, and 4/6  10:15AM-12:15PM

Haiku is worked diagonally with alternating garter stitch and brioche stripes. The edge has a simple chevron pattern worked in two-color brioche. This shawl is a great intro to brioche and a fun project for the knitter who is looking for a challenge! Brioche is a type of tuck stitch that is produced by knitting yarn overs with slipped stitches from the previous row to create a beautiful, lofty fabric!