Classes and Events

April - June 2019
Classes, KALs and CALS:
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"One (night) and Done" Classes:
Single 2-hour class, $40
Friday, June 7, 6:00 - 8:00PM
Learn Punch Needle Embroidery from guest instructor Rohn Strong.   Fee includes all supplies, materials, and pattern. 

Beginning Knit

Beginning Crochet

Single-session, 60 minute classes:
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.

 Knitting Classes:
Single 2-hour classes, $30
Monday, April 8, 10-12 OR Monday, May 6, 10 - 12 with Barbara
Learn what to do when you make a mistake in your knitting! Barbara will help you not to panic, get “un-stuck,” and consider your options moving forward. Skills covered: making repairs, ripping out and picking up stitches, and “fudging it.” 
Single 2-session class, $40
Tuesdays, April 9, 16 4 - 6 with Barbara
Learn how to start just about any style of shawl as Barbara leads you through the most popular cast-ons/beginnings! Bring your needles, pick out some cute yarn, and make a helpful reference for yourself.

Single 4-session class, $60
Wednesdays, April 17th, 24th, May 1st,  and 8th, 4 - 6 with Pam
Learn the basics of top-down construction as you knit yourself this easy-to-wear cardigan that will take you from spring into summer! Worsted weight yarn means the knitting goes quickly, a mix of garter and stockinette lend some fun texture, and Pam's careful instruction will help you be brave enough to tackle the next one... Students should know how to knit, purl, work in the round, and do simple increases.
LYS DAY KAL!!!!!
Just $10 to participate.....starts April 27!!!
Did you know that Saturday, April 27 is Local Yarn Shop Day? Join the fun for special LYS colorways and patterns, visits from local charities, and a drop-in, day-long KAL. Since it is a day celebrating our LYS community, we are going to let our customers choose the project!!! Watch Facebook, Instagram, and our shop window from April 14 – 21 to cast your vote!
Single 2-session class, $40
Tuesdays, April 23 and 30 4 – 6 with Lisa
Is it a vest? A cowl? A capelet? You decide, as you knit up this uniquely constructed garment with help from Lisa! Students should know how to knit and purl.
Single 2-session class, $40
Thursdays, May 9th and 23rd, 3 - 5 with Pat
One color? Two? More? The skies the limit when you knit up this easy-to-wear wrap with Pat! You'll want to make more than one to enhance your summer wardrobe!
Knitted Knockers FREE!!! 
Saturday, May 11, 10 – 12 Knitting, 2 – 4 Crocheting
Donna and Kerry from Knitted Knockers will share the techniques and construction for making these breast prostheses that have helped and comforted so many women. Come in the morning if you are a knitter, the afternoon if you are a crocheter, or learn how to do both! Students should know basic stitches.
Continental Knitting
Sunday, May 19 4 - 6 with Beth, $30
Always wanted to try another way of knitting? Beth will teach you how! Please note that this is NOT a beginner class, but is designed for those who are already “throwers.....”
Single 2-session class, $40
Thursdays, June 6th and 20th, 3 - 5 with Pat
Whether you know of a little one on the way or want to expand your skills to a larger throw, Pat will get you started on this time-honored project! Students should know how to knit and purl; you'll learn to increase, decrease, and change colors.
A single three-session class, $50
Sundays, June 2nd, 9th, and 13th, 4:00 - 6:00PM with Beth
Tired of Second-Sock Syndrome? This sock class will provide you with the techniques you need for knitting two at once using Magic Loop. Yay for You!!!
A single 2-session class, $40
Tuesday, June 18, 4 – 7 with Lisa
Try knitted freeform lace and make Lisa's “Wiggle Scarf” pattern.



Crocheting:

Single 2-session class, $40
Sundays, April 7 and 14, 1-3 with Elizabeth
Brighten up your spring and Easter with bunnies, eggs, and chicks! Elizabeth will show you how to stitch up this fun and frivolous accessory.
Single 2-session class, $40
Fridays, April 19 and 26, 11 – 1 with Elizabeth
Experiment with the fun of working with plant fibers as you stitch up pieces for a festive, cheerful....and waterproof warm-weather table!
Single 2-session class, $40
Mondays, May 6 and 13, 12 – 2 with Pam
Learn to crochet a circle, do granny stripes, and create a cute decorative accessory for your home! Students should have a working knowledge of basic crochet stitches.
Single 2-session class, $40
Wednesdays, May 15 and 29, 2 – 4 with Elizabeth
Whether for beaching or shopping, this bag is a practical project that will brighten your day! For advanced beginner crocheters.
Single 3-session class, $50
Fridays, June 7, 14, 28, 12 – 2 with Pam
What better way to brighten up your summer months than with this cheerful, flowery cardigan? Just imagine it in some of the bright colors that are all the rage this season.... Students should know how to read charts and do basic crochet stitches, as well as have an awareness of garment construction.