Saturday, April 12, 19, 26 and May 3rd 9-11 am $45
1st Class: Discussion of yarns, yarn weight. Learn the basics of knitting, slip knot, cast on, knit stitch, bind off, how to manage yarn while knitting.
2nd Class: Learn the purl stitch, joining yarn, bind off increases, decreases and discussion of importance of getting gauge. Preparation to start first project and selection of yarn.
3rd Class: Cover anything missed in first 2 classes, ribbing, reading patterns and assistance with work on project.
4th Class: Continue work on projects.
Materials needed: The Knitters Companion, 1 skein worsted weight yarn (for practice) and size 8 needles
Beginning Knitting for Kids
Ages 7 and up
$40.00 + materials (receive 10% off yarn purchased for your class)
Saturdays, April 26 and May 3 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Instructor: Tess Riesmeyer
Children will learn the foundation skills of knitting: casting on, knit and purl and binding off. Students will choose a project from 5 free pattern options.
One skein worsted weight yarn
One pair 10 inch size 8 needles
Every Tuesday morning from 10:30 AM-12 noon, starting May 6th
For beginners and advanced beginners
Please sign up for each session in advance
Learn to knit or improve your beginning skills. Pick a project or new technique that you wish to learn and spend a relaxing morning with Dawne.
CROCHET (ALL LEVELS)
First Saturday of the Month 10am-12 Noon
Beginners $15, Help $10
Come learn to crochet! Experienced crocheters can work with us on the Wendy Blanket
If you’re interested in the crochet-a-long, pick up the pattern and materials at the shop and join in the fun.
Knit-Along: “All the Shades of Truth” Stole
The Guardian Angel knitting group is having a Knit-Along! “All the Shades of Truth” is a beautiful stole inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture.
When: 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month from 6-8 p.m. KAL starts October 17th.
What yarn: Five colors of your favorite fingering-weight yarn. See pattern for quantities.
Which pattern: “All the Shades of Truth” is a modular garter stitch pattern with no seams.
Who can make this: Suitable for beginners. You must know how to cast on and knit; that’s it!
Where can I get the pattern: Purchase online at http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/all-the-shades-of-truth
Guardian Angel meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month from 6-8 p.m. Attendance is 5$; you may participate in our KAL, bring any knitting project on which you need help, or just sit and knit!
Guardian Angel sessions meet the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month (unless otherwise posted). Stop in for help from Rebecca, or just knit and visit! April sessions will be on the 3rd and 24th (due to Holy Week), from 6-8PM.