August Classes

We’ve got some great new offerings for August! Check out Crochet Linen Stitch Scarf to brush up on your crochet, Moko Moko for an innovative and cool cowl, and Undulating Waves for some gorgeous beads.

AN socksBasic Socks: Learn to knit socks on double pointed needles using DK or worsted weight yarn. You will learn the art of picking up stitches, turning the heel, and grafting the toe. See how easy, simple, and fun it can be! Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

  – Thursdays, August 7, 14, 21, & 28  from 6-8 PM

begin knit smallBeginning Knitting: In this four week class you will learn all the basics of knitting – the knit stitch, cast on, bind off, increasing, decreasing and more. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

  – Wednesdays, August 6, 13, 20, 27 from 6-8 PM

cowl of the month mikanCowl of the Month: Come join us once a month to learn new techniques, stitches, and textures while having a lot of fun! Each month a new cowl pattern will be introduced that incorporates one of these three methods of knitting. We will learn the new pattern by making a sample swatch then casting on to create the new (and beautiful) cowl of that month. Come to one class or all! This will be a great time to meet with other knitters while learning something new! The August cowl will be Mikan Snood. Cost: $20.00 per class plus supplies. Instructor: Beth

  – Wednesday August 6 from 6-8 PM

crochet linen stitch scarfCrochet Linen Stitch Scarf: In this class students will learn the most common crochet stitches and will start a new crochet project (scarf) that can be worn in many ways. By using these stitches in a sequence, the shawl has the appearance of the knitted linen stitch. This scarf is sure to be a beautiful addition to your wardrobe while learning new crochet stitches. This class is perfect for beginners or for those who have crocheted in the past but need a little refresher. Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Beth

  – Tuesdays, August 5 & 12 from 6-8 PM

mokoMoko Moko: A modern loop cowl accessory with this amazing three dimensional texture impresses with its visual complexity and innovation. However, this beginner intermediate project will surprise you with its simplicity and quirk. Easy to customize and adapt to any yarn weight this design will become addictive in the process! Cost: $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

  – Mondays, August 11, 18, & 25 from 6-8 PM

non felted slippers bethNon Felted Slippers: Fast and easy slippers knit with double yarn to wear around the house or with clogs. These slippers will be knit with the magic loop method so they are knit in the round. Designed to create a very thick fabric that will be great for cool weather or early holiday gift giving! Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Beth

  – Tuesdays, August 19 & 26 from 6-8 PM

sweater choice smallSweater of Choice: Is there a sweater you have wanted to make but have been afraid to tackle? This class will offer assistance in making your sweater choice. We will also talk about gauge, swatching, and fit. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Jan

  – Mondays, August 4, 11, 25, & September 8 from 6-8 PM

undulating wavesUndulating Waves Scarf: Continue the exciting possibilities of beaded knitting! Bead knitting is a great way to add interest to your knitting while also giving it a little “bling.” The Undulating Waves scarf is based on a lace pattern that has lace stitches on both the knit and purl side of the fabric. This allows beads to float on the yarn overs. With practice and perseverance the pattern becomes quite easy. Bead chart reading will also be discussed as well as choosing the type of beads for your project. Cost: $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Beth

- Wednesdays, August 13, 20, & 27 from 6-8 PM

Class space is limited. Stop by the shop or call us at (614) 888 – 8551 to sign up!

July Classes

basic finishingBasic Finishing: You’ve made a million projects but they are sitting in a bag somewhere because you can’t weave in the ends or block correctly. In this class we learn how to do just that. We will be weaving the tails of both stockinette and garter swatches using the duplicate stitch method, learning how to block, and how to sew on your buttons. This class is perfect for beginner and seasoned knitters alike. Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Wednesday, July 9 from 6-8 PM

totasaurus rexBeginners Felted Tote:  In this class you will make a felted tote while learning the basics of knitting in the round, picking up stitches and I-cord bind off.  This is the perfect class for the Beginning Knitting class graduate. Cost:  $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Mondays, July 14, 21, & 28 from 6-8 PM

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Beginners Hat: This class is designed to give students a chance to knit in the round with circular needles and DPNs. Students will learn to cast on, connect stitches in the round, decrease to shape the crown, and finish the top of the hat. Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Mondays, July 14 & 21 from 6-8 PM

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Beginning Knitting: In this four week class you will learn all the basics of knitting – the knit stitch, cast on, bind off, increasing, decreasing and more. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Tuesdays, July 8, 15, 22, & 29 from 6-8 PM

circle toteCircle Tote: Learn how to knit intarsia while making this beautiful bag! This felted bag would be a great project bag. Felting is great for a first time color work project since uneven tension and mistakes simply disappear in the wash. Students will learn to read a color chart, make yarn butterflies, prevent holes with the intarsia twist, and manage several different yarns in a single project. Cost: $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Thursdays, July 10, 17, & 24 from 6-8 PM

continentalContinental Knitting: Learn the basics of continental knitting in this one session class! Continental knitting is knitting with the yarn held in the left hand and “picking” instead of “throwing” your yarn. Students will learn to knit and purl in the continental style in this class. Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Wednesday, July 23 from 6-8 PM

gaugeGauge Schmauge: Not the dreaded g-word again! Learn what gauge means, how it is used on yarn labels, how it is used in patterns, how a yarn’s gauge and stitch gauge may not be the same, and how to swatch for gauge. Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Wednesday, July 30 from 6-8 PM

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Sensational Seams: Ever knitted a pieced sweater and didn’t know how to tackle the seams? Learn how in this 2 hour class! Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

- Wednesday, July 16 from 6-8 PM

Class space is limited! Call us at (614) 888-8551 or stop by the shop to sign up!

Rowan Mystery Afghan Class

Our Rowan Mystery Afghan Class starts soon! Have you signed up yet?

This afghan will feature 8 different square designs (48 squares total) that will be assembled into an afghan with a cabled trim added. Each square design is a mystery! Starting April 22, join us each week for 10 weeks as we guide you through making each new square. In the final two weeks we will cover how to assemble the afghan and add the cable trim.

Click here for a video of Martin Storey explaining the afghan.

Our afghan class is an amazing deal. For $225 you get ALL of the yarn needed to make the entire afghan (18 balls of Rowan Pure Wool Worsted!), 10 weeks of classes, and the pattern.

Stop by the shop, pick out your yarn colors, and sign up today!

June Classes

Pick up some new skills in June! Knit yourself some socks in Basic Socks. Learn to read charts in Langbrook. Get started with crochet in Beginning Crochet. Figure out how to fix those pesky mistakes in Beginning and Intermediate Preventing and Fixing Mistakes.

AN socksBasic Socks: Learn to knit socks on double pointed needles using DK or worsted weight yarn. You will learn the art of picking up stitches, turning the heel, and grafting the toe. See how easy, simple, and fun it can be! Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Wednesdays, June 4, 11, 25, & July 2 from 6-8 PM

 

begin knit smallBeginning Knitting: In this four week class you will learn all the basics of knitting – the knit stitch, cast on, bind off, increasing, decreasing and more. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Mondays, June 9, 16, 23, & 30 from 6-8 PM

picking up dropped stitchBeginners Preventing and Fixing Mistakes: Ever get to the end of a row and find your stitch count is off, or that holes have appeared? Are your stitches looking a little wonky? Learn what common mistakes we all make while knitting and how to fix them. Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Wednesday, June 18 from 6-8 PM

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Beginning Crochet: Brand new to crochet? Learn to crochet in this beginners level class! Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Beth

 - Wednesdays, June 4, 11, 18, & 25 from 6-8 PM

 

intermediate prev and fixIntermediate Preventing and Fixing Mistakes: Learn how to prevent and fix mistakes in more complicated stitch patterns, such as cabling and lace. Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Thursday, June 26 from 6-8 PM

langbrookLangbrook: Learn to decipher and work from charts! Langbrook is an elegant cowl with cables and lace. Students will create this cowl while learning to read a chart featuring cables and lace. Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Mondays, June 23 & 30 from 6-8 PM

 

magic loopMagic Loop Can Cozy: Learn the magic loop method of working in the round while making a cozy to keep your summer beverages cold! Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Thursday, June 19 from 6-8 PM

May Classes

Lots of great technique classes in May! Learn to knit in the round in Beginners Hat. Learn to “pick” your knits and purls in Continental Knitting. Learn the pinhole start and short rows in POP Blanket.

begin hat smallBeginners Hat: This class is designed to give students a chance to knit in the round with circular needles and DPNs. Students will learn to cast on, connect stitches in the round, decrease to shape the crown, and finish the top of the hat. Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Wednesdays, May 21 & 28 from 6-8 PM
begin knit small
Beginning Knitting: In this four week class you will learn all the basics of knitting – the knit stitch, cast on, bind off, increasing, decreasing and more. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Wednesdays, May 7, 14, 21, & 28 from 6-8 PM

hostaBrioche 201: Take your brioche knitting to the next level! Students will learn basic increasing and decreasing, Italian cast on and bind off, and reading a brioche pattern. We will work towards making the gorgeous Hosta Scarf pattern! Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Thursdays, May 8 & 15 from 6-8 PM

continentalContinental Knitting: Learn the basics of continental knitting in this one session class! Continental knitting is knitting with the yarn held in the left hand and “picking” instead of “throwing” your yarn. Students will learn to knit and purl in the continental style in this class. Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Wednesday, May 14 from 6-8 PM

pop blanketPOP Blanket: Inspired by the bright, exciting, and high contrast graphics of pop art, this blanket is so much fun to knit! Each square is worked individually so you can make any size blanket you choose. Students will learn pinhole start and short rows. Cost: $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Thursdays, May 22, 29, & June 12 from 6-8 PM

Rowan Mystery Afghan

rowanJoin us for our Rowan Mystery Afghan Class!

Designed by Martin Storey, the afghan is made up of 48 squares in eight different patterns, plus a cabled trim, all worked in Rowan’s new Pure Wool Worsted Superwash.

rowan pure wool worstedThe eight different patterns that make up this afghan are a mystery! Squares will be released week by week starting in late April. Each week we will offer a class on the square pattern released.

Classes will be Tuesday evenings from 6 – 8 p.m. on

- April 22
- April 29
- May 6
- May 13
- May 20
- May 27
- June 3
- June 10
- June 17
- June 24

Class is $225.00 which includes the pattern, all the class dates, and all the yarn.

Join us for this class and learn to make these mystery squares!

April Classes

Spring is on its way! We’ve got a lot of great classes lined up to keep your knitting fresh. Pick up some new techniques in Basic Socks, Moebius Scarf, Intarsia, or Beginners Preventing and Fixing Mistakes. Start a gorgeous new project in Beginners Felted Tote,  Morrison Cardigan, or Boot Toppers. Plenty here for both newer and more experienced knitters!

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Basic Socks: Learn to knit socks on double pointed needles using DK or worsted weight yarn. You will learn the art of picking up stitches, turning the heel, and grafting the toe. See how easy, simple, and fun it can be! Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

  – Mondays, April 7, 14, 21, & 28 from 6-8 PM

andrea felted bagBeginners Felted Tote:  In this class you will make a felted tote while learning the basics of knitting in the round, picking up stitches and I-cord bind off.  This is the perfect class for the Beginning Knitting class graduate. Cost:  $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

  – Mondays, April 7, 14, & 21 23 from 6-8 PM

begin knit smallBeginning Knitting: In this four week class you will learn all the basics of knitting – the knit stitch, cast on, bind off, increasing, decreasing and more. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies.

  – Thursdays, April 10, 17, 24, & May 1 from 6-8 PM. Instructor: Andrea

picking up dropped stitchBeginners Preventing and Fixing Mistakes: Ever get to the end of a row and find your stitch count is off, or that holes have appeared? Are your stitches looking a little wonky? Learn what common mistakes we all make while knitting and how to fix them. Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

  – Monday, April 28 from 6-8 PM

churchmouse boot topperBoot Toppers: Boots are the rage! Make these ribbed boot toppers with stirrups in one piece and no sewing. Learn provisional cast on, cable cast on, and knitting in the round. Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Vita

  – Wednesdays, April 2 & 9 from 6-8 PM

intarsiaIntarsia: Ready to tackle some colorwork? Learn the art of inserting pictures into your knitting in this one session class! Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

  – Tuesday, April 15 from 6-8 PM

andrea chadwick blue side FINALLady Chadwick Hat: Take your hat knitting to the next level with the Lady Chadwick hat! Learn cabling, picking up stitches, and decreasing in a slip stitch pattern. Cost: $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

  – Wednesdays, April 9, 16, & 23 from 6-8 PM

moebius cast onMoebius Scarf: Learn to make a continuous scarf with no beginning and no end! The cast on in the hard bit, after that it’s a breeze. Learn Moebius cast on, various pattern choices, and your choice of bind offs. Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Vita

  – Wednesdays, April 16 & 23 from 6-8 PM

morrison collageMorrison Cardigan: This swingy, open front cardigan will flatter a variety of shapes! Morrison features a lace yoke and garter stitch stripes and is worked in pieces then seamed together. Students will to adapt the sweater to fit their measurements, to work a simple lace panel, about gauge and swatching, and seaming. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

  – Tuesdays, April 1, 8, 22, & May 6 from 6-8 PM

As always, class space is limited. Stop by the shop or call us at (614) 888 – 8551 to sign up!

4/3Just added!

ravelryRavelry: Want to learn to navigate the vast resources of Ravelry? Ravelry is a free social networking site that caters to knitters, crocheters, spinners, and dyers. In this 1 session class students will learn the basic functions of Ravelry. Cost: $20.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Wednesday, April 23 from 6-8 PM

Updated Circle Times

Hey all! We have updated our Circle times. Check them out below. ‘

Are you stuck? Drop in to “The Circle!” Get a quick Rx for your projects in these informal circles. $8 per hour.

Updated times are in bold.

- Monday, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

- Tuesday, 6 – 8 p.m.

- Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

- Thursdays, 4 – 6 p.m.

- Friday, 2 – 4 p.m.

- Saturday, 3 – 5 p.m.

- Sunday, No Circle

 

March Classes

Lots of great classes for March! Learn new techniques in Introduction to Brioche, Introduction to Short Rows, and Mitered Squares. Create a gorgeous piece for yourself in L’Enveloppe. Start that sweater you’ve always wanted in Sweater of Choice.

begin hat smallBeginners Hat: This class is designed to give students a chance to knit in the round with circular needles and DPNs. Students will learn to cast on, connect stitches in the round, decrease to shape the crown, and finish the top of the hat. Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Wednesdays, March 19 & 26 from 6-8 PM
lace scarf5smallBeginning Knitted Lace: In this class you will learn the basics of knitted lace while making a lovely lace scarf. You will learn how to read a basic chart and follow the written instructions. This is a perfect first step to go on to more complex knitted lace patterns. Cost: $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Mondays, March 3, 10, & 17 from 6-8 PM

begin knit smallBeginning Knitting: In this four week class you will learn all the basics of knitting – the knit stitch, cast on, bind off, increasing, decreasing and more. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

-  Mondays, March 10, 17, 24, & 31 from 6-8 PM

brioche_ribIntroduction to Brioche: Have you ever wanted to learn the brioche stitch? Have you tried to follow a brioche pattern but just can’t decipher it? Now is your chance! In this class students will learn the basics of brioche. We will tackle plain brioche stitch, two color brioche stitch, and following a brioche pattern. Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Kathryn

 - Wednesdays, March 5 &12 from 6-8 PM
ishbelIntroduction to Lace Shawls: Did you take the beginner lace class and ready to move forward to create a triangular shawl?  In this class, students will create Ishbel, which is the perfect start to more complicated lace patterns. Cost: $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Wednesdays, March 19 & 26 and April 2 from 6-8 PM
aviatrixIntroduction to Short Rows: Learn to work short rows while knitting the adorable Aviatrix baby/child hat!  Cost: $30.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Andrea

 - Wednesdays, March 5 & 12 from 6-8 PM

l'enveloppeL’Enveloppe: This piece is completely unique. It’s not a cape, not a poncho, not a shrug, not a shawl, not a cowl. It is gorgeous and versatile! The pattern is written for 4 different gauges and 2 different stitch patterns so you can make this piece your own! Learn to knit L’Enveloppe in this class! Cost: $40.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Jan

 - Thursdays, March 6, 20, & 27 from 6-8 PM

coco veeMitered Squares: Learn to knit mitered squares in this class! Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Beth

 - Tuesdays, March 4, 11, 18, & 25 from 6-8 PM

sweater choice smallSweater of Choice: Is there a sweater you have wanted to make but have been afraid to tackle? This class will offer assistance in making your sweater choice. We will also talk about gauge, swatching, and fit. Cost: $50.00 plus supplies. Instructor: Jan

 - Mondays, March 3, 10, 17, & 24 from 6-8 PM