NOTE: You must be able to independently cast-on, knit, purl, and bind-off to enroll in the Skill Building & Project classes. If it has been a few years since you picked up yarn and needles, please take one of our Introduction to Knitting classes as a refresher.
NO INTARSIA? KNOW INTARSIA!
Intarsia is the technique for knitting blocks of color. Learn to handle multiple colors, to avoid holes when changing colors, and to read intarsia charts. By Mary Mortensen.
K314 June 24 (Sun.), 1:30-3:30 p.m. 1 day $22.50 Sign up now!
INTRODUCTION TO FAIR ISLE KNITTING
Fair Isle knitting, also known as stranded knitting, allows you to work 2 colors within a row. This technique is often accompanied by 2-handed knitting, so you will also learn how to knit Continental style and English style at the same time. By Mary Mortensen.
K311 July 22 (Sun.), 1:30-3:30 p.m., 1 day $22.50 Sign up now!
MY FIRST SOCKS
New to sock knitting? We will teach you the double-pointed method using a pattern that lets you customize the shape for a perfect fit. Your first pair of socks will be made with a medium (worsted) weight yarn and US 2 double point needles. This is a class where some experience in using double point needles is required.
By Elinor Schroeder.
K321 July 25 (Weds.), 7-9 p.m. 6 weeks $42.50 Sign up now!
FEARLESS FINISHING 1: PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER (SEAMS)
If you have piles of unfinished sweaters stuffed away because you do not know how to put them together, this class is for you! Learn how to seam your pieces properly for a professional finish. By Cheryl Murray.
K344 July 24 (Tues.), 7-9 p.m. 1 day $22.50 Sign up now!
FEARLESS FINISHING 2: PICK UP LINES (BANDS & BUTTONHOLES)
Does picking up stitches just cause you frustration? Come learn the simple method for getting the right number every time and then learn techniques for adding buttonholes. By Cheryl Murray.
K373 Aug. 7 (Tues.), 7-9 p.m. 1 day $22.50 Sign up now!
Choosing the right colors for a project can be a challenge even for the most skilled fiber artists. In this class, Bea will discuss aspects of color theory to help you sharpen your color sense and plan your projects with confidence! By Bea Bonanno.
P12 Aug. 5 (Sun.), 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 1 day $30.00 Sign up now!
All class enrollments must include payment.
Cancellations must be made 3 days prior to class starting in order to receive a refund.
Yarn Barn will cancel a class 3 days prior to class start if the enrollment is below 4 participants; refunds will be issued.
Unless noted, materials are not included in the class fee; we have a recommended list of supplies for each class.
Students will receive 20% off yarns during the class period