Village Yarn Shoppe

2022 Spring Classes

 

 

 

Crochet Basket: (April 23rd- Class Full) or (May 21st -Class Full)

In this 2.5-hr Saturday afternoon class we will be crocheting a sturdy and practical crochet basket.  Techniques taught during this class will be the magic loop for working in the round, the waistcoat stitch, reverse single crochet stitch, and half double crochet. Students must have basic crochet knowledge. 

 

Cost $30.00  (Class includes pattern purchased from the designer.)

 

 

Katia Bunny Blanket CAL/KAL: April 29th, May 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th (1:00-3:00)

 

In this Friday afternoon Knit-along/Crochet-along we will be crocheting or knitting a sweet baby blanket.  The crochet version of this blanket features a lovely granny square pattern to create 16 crochet squares.  The knit version of this blanket features 8 different stitch patterns, each repeated twice, to create 16 knit squares.  All participants must have basic knitting or crocheting knowledge; suitable for advanced beginners.

 

Cost $70.00 (CAL/KAL includes pattern and blanket kit.)  

 

 

Toe-Up Socks: (April 30th & May 14th - Class Full) or May 28th & June 11th (1:00-3:00)

 

Come join us for our most popular class.  This class will run for two Saturday afternoons.  Techniques taught during the two classes will be knitting on circular needles with a magic loop, the Turkish cast-on, kfb toe increase, creating the gusset, heel turn, and stretchy bind-off.  Be warned knitting socks is addictive.  

 

Cost 35.00  

 

 

Finishing Class: May 7th or (June 4th - Class Full)

 

In this 2-hour Saturday afternoon class you will learn techniques for finishing that give your knitted creations a clean handmade, not homemade, look.  The last little details you give your hand-knit projects make all the difference.  Techniques taught will be weaving in ends, blocking, seaming, and little hints and tricks we have learned along the way.  You will also learn to fix dropped stitches and knit/purl mistakes. This class will have homework that will need to be completed in preparation for the lesson.  Details will be provided upon reserving your space.    

 

Cost $25.00

 

 

 

All lessons must be paid within 48 hours of enrolment in order to reserve your space.  Lessons do not include materials (unless otherwise specified).  A list of materials required for your lesson will be provided  upon reserving your space. Reminder masks are required while seated at the table to participate in any groups, help sessions or lessons. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

         

"Really, all you need to become a good knitter are wool, needles, hands, and slightly below-average intelligence.  Of course, superior intelligence, such as yours and mine, is an advantage."
~ Elizabeth Zimmerman~