KNITTING CLASSES

 

BEGINNING KNITTING CLASSES

If you are new to knitting and want to learn or if it has been a few years since you have picked up yarn and needles, these classes are a great way to get into knitting.

 

INTRODUCTION TO KNITTING

In this introduction to knitting, you will learn how to start knitting (knit, purl, cast-on, bind-off) by making a sampler using bulky weight yarn.  For those who don’t have time for a full beginning class, this will get you up and knitting or will refresh your knitting skills from years gone by.  By Cheryl Murray.

K173  June 29 (Sat.) 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 1 day                $40.00                    LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

K174  Aug. 10 (Sat.) 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 1 day                $40.00                     LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

 

BEGINNING KNITTING—Eco-Friendly Market Bag

Learn to make your very own market bag.  You will learn the continental style in knitting while making this tote bag.  We will learn magic loop, picking up stitches, and grafting live stitches.  By Rebecca Cook.

K123 June 12 (Weds.) 6-8 p.m.  4 weeks                  $54.00                     LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

 

INTRODUCTION TO KNITTING PART 2

You’ve learned to knit and purl, now it’s time to add some more techniques to your knitting bag.  In this class, we’ll review the basics and learn an alternate cast-on (or two), how to increase and decrease, create ribbing, and even make a simple cable.  We’ll also talk about pattern reading and the importance of gauge.  Boost your knitting confidence.  By Cheryl Murray.

K113  July 21 (Sun.) 1-4 p.m.  1 day                                  $35.00                      LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

 

BEGINNING KNITTING FOR KIDS—First Hat

Is your child interested in knitting but you're not sure where to begin?  This is the perfect class!  They will learn the basic techniques of casting on, binding off, seaming, and the knit stitch while they make their first hat.  You will need to buy one skein bulky weight yarn (we recommend Vintage Chunky), straight knitting needles size 10 or 11, and tapestry needle for seaming.  Recommended age: 8 and up.  By Debbie Matthias.

K121  June 17 (Mon.) 10 a.m.-noon 3 weeks         $38.00                      LEARN MORE AND ENROLL NOW!

 

 Please note:  

·         All class enrollments must include payment.

·         Students must be 16 years or older to sign up for classes unless they are specifically kids’ classes.

·         Unless otherwise noted, cancellations must be made 3 days prior to class starting to receive a refund or store credit.

·         Yarn Barn will cancel a class 3 days prior to class start if the enrollment is below the minimum number; 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 a discount off most yarns during the class period.

 

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