Class and Events
September - November 2018
Classes, KALs and CALS:
(click class title to link to class product pages)
Small group lessons limited to five students provide plenty of one-on-one instruction from our awesome teachers.
Daytime and evening sessions offered. Reserve your time and spot by paying online or in the shop.
Individual instruction also available; please call the shop at 919 832-3599 to schedule.
Just $10 per project to participate!
Tuesdays, on-going, 2:00-4:00PM with Pam
Fall Proposed Patterns: Ouzo by Thea Coleman, Carbeth Cardigan by Kate Davies, Sawyer by Courtney Kelley, among others.....come help us decide!!!
Tuesdays, September 11, 25, and October 2, 4:00PM with Pat
Pat has combined Yumiko Alexander's lovely pattern, “Lapis” and some user-friendly plant fibers to knit a rectangular wrap that will elegantly span the seasons. Come join her, learn new stitches, and flaunt your finished project!
Thursdays, September 20 and 27, 6:30PM with Lisa
Learn the joys of modular knitting and creative color choices from our own published designer, Lisa!
Mondays, September 24 and October 1 and 8, 4:00PM with Elizabeth
If you've finished your first BEGINNER washcloth, this class is for you! Elizabeth will teach you to work in the round, switch colors, and even do a simple lace eyelet. At the end of the class you'll have a seasonal bag to use for treats of the candy or knitting variety!
Expand your knitting skills by learning different types of increases and decreases....all the while creating a cute leafy matt/coaster/potholder decoration! Great for beginners who want to learn new tricks and the more advanced, who want to make a bunch to keep on hand for decorations and gifts.
Explore the luxury of Rowan Kidsilk Haze as you learn the technique of mitered squares. Expert Rosemary will offer tips and cheer you on as you create your unique and wonderful accessory. (Pretty cool that this technique can also be used to create blankets, pillows, garments and fun and funky scarves, too!)
Introductory Session Thursday, September 13, 3:00PM with Pam
Charts, creative design, and a kinda fuzzy, kinda shimmery, VERY soft yarn make this shawl a winner you'll treasure or love to give to a friend!
Single four-session class
Learn how to crochet fabulous socks in this informative crochet class taught by crochet sock expert Rohn Strong. Everything you need to know to get started is right here in this one crochet class. We'll cover materials needed, construction of a sock, and the two most popular stitches for socks. Remember, if you can work a single crochet, you can crochet socks! This class will be suitable for someone with a basic knowledge of crochet, including single crochet in rows and in the round.
Thursdays, October 11 and 18, 4:00PM with Elizabeth
Expand your skills as you create a cute and functional bag for a Trick-or-Treater or yourself!
Thursday, October 25, 6:30pm Lisa
Have fun learning to crochet in a different way!!! Lisa will share the tips and techniques of free-form crochet based upon Prudence Mapstone's spiral techniques. You may discover a completely new way of stitching, and handmade jewelry makes EXCELLENT holiday gifts...
Thursdays, November 1, 8, 15, 2:00PM with Rohn
Interested in Tunisian Crochet, but heard it's too hard or intimidating? This class is for you! In each session we'll tackle a new and exciting stitch with projects that highlight each one: Session 1 will cover the Tunisian Simple Stitch with a basic headband. Session 2 will cover the Tunisian Knit Stitch with a simple and quick set of coasters, and Session 3 will cover the the Tunisian Full Stitch to make an easy washcloth.
Choose one, two, or all three sessions and take your Tunisian Crochet skills to the next level!
Fridays, November 2 and 9, 3:00PM with Elizabeth
You've never seen mitts like these!!! Elizabeth will teach intermediate crocheters to make these fun and funky mitts using the popular crocodile stitch for interest! Even better in a self-striping yarn....great for gifts!!!
Thursdays, November 15, 29, and December 6, 12:00PM with Pam
Join Pam in making this so pretty, so simple, so quick-to-stitch baby cardigan just in time for the holidays! The graceful stitches and soft, elegant, but washable yarn will become a sweet sweater that will delight crocheter, mom, and baby!