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.
OOPS! OH NO! WHAT NOW? & OTHER KNITTING DISASTERS
Become a more confident knitter by learning how to avoid trouble before you start, how to correct common mistakes without ripping out your work, and how to successfully rip and recover. Using small swatches, you will make mistakes and then learnto correct them. A must class for those wanting to feel more confidecnt; some homework required before the start of class. By Cheryl Murray.
K345 Oct. 3 (Thurs.) 6:30-8:30 p.m. 1 day $22.50 LEARN MORE AND SIGN UP
One of our new favorite designers is Andrea Mowry of Drea Renee Knits. The Weekender is a great first sweater project or one that just needs to be in your winter wardrobe. Worsted weigh yarn, worked in the round, and a fun textural design in the shoulders; this will be your next go-to sweater this winter! This class meets every other week, but the final class will meet on Dec. 10. By Elinor Schroeder.
K341 Oct. 8 (Tues.) 7-9 p.m. 6 sessions $42.50 LEARN MORE AND SIGN UP
HURRY UP! LAST-MINUTE CHRISTMAS STOCKING
Let the striping and tonal shades of Lamb's Pride Bulky do the colorwork in these easy stockings. The size US 10 needles, after-thought heel, and easy to follow pattern will have you whipping up your stocking within days. By Mary Mortensen.
K343 Oct. 26 (Sat.) 10 a.m.-noon, 3 weeks $35.00 LEARN MORE AND SIGN UP
MY FIRST SOCKS
New to sock knitting? We will teach you the double-pointed method using a pattern that lets you customize the size for perfect fit. Your first pair of socks will be made with a worsted weight yarn and US 2 double point needles. By Deborah Peterson.
K332 Nov. 6 (Weds.) 7-9 p.m., 5 weeks, skip 11/27 $40.00 LEARN MORE AND SIGN UP
THE SHIFT COWL
Designer Andrea Mowrey of Drea Renee Knits has created the Shift Cowl. Selecting the yarns for this cowl is as fun as knitting it. You need 600 yards total of a Sport weight yarn in at least 3 colors. This will be a fun way to mix solids, tonals, and variegated colors. Mosaic stitches, interesting shaping, and I-cord edges will keep you on your toes, but you won't be able to put this project down! Impress all your knitting buddies with your own Shift Cowl! By Cheryl Murray.
K376 Nov. 14 (Thurs.) 6:30-8:30 p.m., 3 weeks, skip 11/28 $35.00 LEARN MORE AND SIGN UP
Are you looking for a chance to knit, crochet, cardweave or do any other portable textile work in a social setting? Join us for Stitch Night! We meet on the third Thursday of every month for an informal get-together from 6:00 to 7:30 here at the Yarn Barn. Come when you like and stay for a few minutes or the whole time. This is a free event open to everyone. You are welcome to bring your questions for the group to help with or from the store staff as time allows.
Dates: Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 21, Dec. 19
· 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