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Knitting



Beginning Knitting                   $50

Learn to cast on, knit, purl and bind off in this four hour class. Over two two-hour sessions, you will use your new skills to make an attractive spa cloth. All class materials (yarn, needles, stitch markers and tapestry needles) are included.



Mom or Dad & Me: Beginning Knitting       $80

Children ages 8-10 (depending on the child) will learn the basic knit and purl stitches in the 1st lesson. Homework will include practicing what you’ve learned in this two hour class. In lesson 2, based on success of the basic stitches, you will learn casting on and off, and begin a simple pattern for your first project. All class materials (yarn, needles and tapestry needles) are included.



Intermediate Knitting (Hats)                 $75

You can knit a hat! Building on skills learned in Beginning Knitting, you will learn knitting in the round with both circular and double point needles. You will also learn how to decrease and how to choose the right yarn and needles for your project. All class materials (yarn, pattern, one set of double-pointed needles, two circular needles and a stitch marker) are included.



Intermediate Knitting (Socks)                 $75

Socks are a great knitting project. Building on skills learned in Intermediate Knitting (Hats), you will learn how to turn a heel, knit a gusset, and pick up stitches, all while knitting a great pair of socks! All class materials (yarn, pattern, and one set of double-pointed needles) are included.



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Knitting 202: Beginning Lace $60

Let’s take the mystery out of lace knitting!  Building on skills learned in Knitting 101, you will learn a simple, classic lace pattern while making a lovely scarf. In the process, you’ll learn how to increase and decrease and how to choose the right yarn and needles for your project, as well as how to block your finished project. One set of needles, stitch markers and blocking pins are included.  We will help you select the right yarn for your project.


Crochet


Crochet 101: Beginning Crochet         $50

Learn to make a foundation chain, single and double crochet, and chain stitch in this four hour class. Over two two-hour sessions, you will use your new skills to make an attractive scarf. All class materials (yarn, hook, and tapestry needles) are included.



Crochet 201: Next Steps in  Crochet   $45 plus materials

Building on what you have learned in Crochet 101, this class will teach you pattern reading, chart reading, compound stitches, and other advanced techniques.  Over two two-hour sessions, you will choose a pattern and yarn and learn the skills necessary to complete your project.   


Weaving


Weaving 101: Rigid Heddle Weaving      $75

Learn to warp a rigid heddle loom and weave a plain weave in this four hour class. Over two two-hour sessions, you will use your new skills to make an attractive scarf. All class materials (yarn, and one week rental of one of the shop’s SampleIt looms) are included.