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January Classes
Double Weaving on a
Rigid Heddle Loom
With Peggy
Wednesay 5:00 - 9:oo
Learn how to double the capacity of your rigid heddle loom! You can weave a 40" wide blanket on your 20" loom.
You will need a second heddle of the same size in order to take this class. We have some for sale in store.
Intro to Rigid Heddle Weaving
With Peggy
Saturday 11:00 - 5:00
Learn how to weave! It is so fun and really helps you move through your stash. We have looms you can rent (please arrange in advance) and you need worsted weight yarn in two colors. Peggy will teach you all the basics on how to weave.
Intro to Knitting for Beginners
With Sue
Thursday 11:00 to 2:00
This class if for the beginner who has never knitted before or it has been a really long time and you have forgotten the basics. Learn to cast on and knit while you make a gauntlet.
Intro to Knitting for the Adventurous Beginner
With Sue
Thursday 12:00 - 2:00
This class is for the knitter who knows some of the basics. Maybe you need just a reminder of how to cast on and how to knit and purl. You will also learn to knit in the round while making a lovely cowl.
Learn to Warp a
4 Harness Loom
With Peggy
Jan 30th 5 to 9 pm
We have a loom in store that you can rent. It cannot go home with you but you can use it in store anytime. You will be amazed at the lovely things you can do with loom!
Two Handed
Fair Isle Knitting
With Sharon
Feb 1st, 11:00 am to 4:00 om
This skill is in your Passport...
Fair Isle knitting is beautiful but infinitely more approachable when you can do it holding one color in each hand. Sharon will teach you this technique and the next thing you know, you will be steeking!
We are adding classes as we speak so be sure to click on the calendar links!
We have 5 new yarns!
Ultra Wool is the ultra workhorse yarn! It is 100% superwash wool in worsted weight. The yarn is made in Peru and comes in a lovely palette of solids and heathers. There are tons of projects on Ravelry!
Berroco just introduced their very popular Ultra Wool in Fingering weight. You get 400 yards of this lovely superwash wool yarn. We brought in the whole color range and have a fantastic pattern book for you.
Quechua is a beautiful sport weight yarn made of yak, alpaca, and merino. It is so soft it will purr when you pick it up! It has a gorgeous color range and beautiful pattern support.
Estiva is 100% cotton in a tape construction. And each color is a gradient! This should be amazing knitted, crocheted, or woven. We have a great pattern booklet and many of the patterns use only one or two skeins.