Crochet 101

Cost:  $25

Dates: Wednesday, July 5 – 5:30 – 7:30

Skill Level:  Beginner – new to crochet

Materials Needed:  worsted weight yarn, size G or H crochet hook, tapestry needle

Sign up to learn basic crochet skills.  In this class, you are welcome to make a dishcloth or continue in the same pattern and turn your piece into a beautiful scarf.  If you are choosing the dishcloth, a cotton yarn would be best.  You will learn to chain stitch, slip stitch, single crochet, and double crochet.  Crocheted edges are a great way to finish projects.  So if you are a knitter and want to learn an additional skill for putting edges on afghans, blankets or even sweaters, consider this class.


First Shawl

Are you new to knitting?  Have you made your first hat and scarf?  Are you ready for the next step?  This class teaches you about shaping and introduces you to lace.  You will learn now to increase and decrease.

Date: Wednesday June 28, 2017 5:30 to 7:30

Skill Level: Beginner.  Must know how to knit. simple shawl

Cost: $25

Materials Needed:

2 100g balls of Sunshine Coast or any other DK weight yarn
32” or 40” Size US 6 circular needle
Pattern is included with the class

 


Socks – Cuff down with a heel flap and gusset

Cost:  $45

Dates:  Wednesdays July 26 and August 16 – 5:30 to 7:30

Skill needed:  Intermediate Knitter.

Materials needed:  (2)16” US 1 circular needles, 1 skein of sock yarn (100 grams) and tapestry needle

Gauge:  7-8 sts per inch

Knitting socks can quickly become a favorite pastime.  You will learn to knit in the round using 2 circular needles.  I will be showing you my favorite socks to knit and wear.  We will start with the Cast On, one that is stretchy enough so that your socks goes on easy.  We will make a heel flap and gusset, so you have a nice fitting heel.  Finally we finish with the Kitchener Stitch on the toe.

This is the first time we will do a sock class in only one session.  Then when if you get stuck, you can just drop into the store for additional help at your convenience.  Please give me your feedback on this.  kiley sock


KNITTING 101 – Learn to Knit a Hat

101 hatCost:  $25

Dates:  Tuesday, August 1 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Skill Level: Beginner – new to knitting

Materials Needed:  1 skein chunky weight yarn, 16” US 9 circular needle

If you have been wanting to learn the skill of knitting, this is the class for you.  We will meet for 2 hours during which time you will learn to cast on stitches and knit.  We will make a basic hat constructed of just knit stitches.  Because this hat is made without seams, you will be knitting continuously in the round.

This class is open to children and adults.

 


Sock Club – June 15, 2016

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