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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: $45 +supplies
with Carolyn Gifreda
Skill Level: No Experience Necessary – appropriate for adults or teens

Tue. 1/7, 1/14, AND 1/28 10:15AM-12:15PM

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!


Cost $50 + Supplies
with Emma Coates
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner

Sun. 1/19, 1/26, AND 2/9 1-3PM

Knit up a riot of color in a pair of warm, squishy, wool mittens, using the 21 Color Mitts Kit from Blue Sky Fibers. Learn to knit with double point needles and to change colors with ease. Students in this class must be confident with both the knit stitch and purl stitch.


Shifty Sweater Knit Along
Cost $50 + supplies

with Lynn Warner
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner

Sun. 2/16, 2/23, 3/8, 3/22, AND 4/5 1-3PM

Choose four (or more!) colors of luscious Rainbow Beach yarn, and get ready to knit a fabulous sweater. The Shifty Sweater is knit top-down in the round for seamless construction. Students will learn the long tail tubular cast on and bind off, short rows, and mosaic knitting. Pre-class homework: Make a gauge swatch to get the correct gauge.