February 2019 Classes

                  

 

L'Envelope KAL: February 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd (1:30-3:30) - Class Full

In this 2-hour, Saturday afternoon knit-a-long we will be making Sally Melville's L'Envelope.  It's kind of a poncho, shrug, shawl, capelet thingy.  Call it what you will, it is a fabulous additon to any wardrobe.  Wear it over your jacket or sweater.  It is flattering on all body types and is quite stylish.  The pattern can be knit up in several different weights of yarn and has a wide range of sizes.  Cost $25.00 (Pattern must be purchased from the designer.)



 

Heart Pillow KAL: February 1st & 15th (2:30-4:30) - 1 space remaining

Join us in this 2-hour, Friday afternoon knit-a-long where we will be making a Valentine-themed heart pillow.  This pillow is a great introduction to Intarsia.  It is a simple pattern using a simple chart to create a lovely heart design.  This is a fun little project.   Cost:  $25.00

 

 

 

Finishing Techniques: February 12th (2:30-4:30) - 1 space remaining

In this 2-hour, Tuesday afternoon class you will learn techniques for finishing that will 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.  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

 

 

 

My First Sweater:  February 8th & 22nd (2:30-4:30)

Have you ever wanted to make a sweater but are a bit nervous about the whole process?  Join us in these two, 2-hour, Friday afternoon classes where we will be making a little baby sweater.  This quick little project is a perfect "first sweater" project.  You will be learning all the basics of making a raglan sweater, including picking up neckband stitches, seaming your pieces together, weaving in all your ends, and finishing techniques, plus a few tips and tricks along the way.  Cost: $30.00

 

 

 

Beginner's Brioche CowlFebruary 9th & 26th (2:30-4:30) - 2 spaces remaining

In these two, 2-hour, Tuesday afternoon classes you will be learning the two-color brioche stitch, knit in the round on circular needles.  The brioche stitch results in a beautiful, lofty, wide-ribbed, interesting, reversible garment.  This class is best suited for an advanced beginner or intermediate knitter.  Cost: $30.00

 

 

All lessons and KALs must be paid within 48 hours of enrollment in order to reserve your space. Lessons and KALs do not include materials (unless otherwise specified).  A list of materials required for your lesson or KAL will be provided upon reserving your space.              

 

 

 

         

"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~