Wednesday, May 10, 2017



CHECK THE MOBILE YARN CLASS CALENDAR HERE:

....AND THE DETAILS ARE BELOW!


New CLASSES for June & July, 2017!

MOBILE YARN CLASSES, KALS AND EVENTS
Class Start Date
KIDS CAMP
FOUR Days of FUN from JUNE 27-30th.  10-12 EVERY DAY.
We will be making cool stuff in:
KNITTING, CROCHET, ARM KNITTING, FINGER CROCHET
WEAVING, KOOLAID DYING, NEEDLE FELTING

Please bring an adult or teen over 18 with you.

Cost is $100 per student (grownup is FREE).  All supplies included.  Must be pre-registered to participate.  You can prepay using the Paypal button above: the class "Start Date" is June 27.  We only have a limited number of spots, so don't wait.  You can also sign up & pay at the shop.


BARBARA BENSON BOOK SIGNING!  Tuesday July 25, 2017
It's a swatching class, but not for a particular pattern. We will work through a series of stitches that demonstrate the different elements of Mosaic and then Mosaic & Lace so that you will have all of the tools you need in your arsenal. The class is appropriate for knitters who can read charts, are comfortable working lace, and can knit stripes.
Two hours: $45


WEAVING WEEKEND WITH TAMMY POFF
Friday-Sunday September 16-18, 2017







TUESDAYS ARE FOR TATTING
1-3pm Start any Tuesday
Finally learn Shuttle tatting.  It's just one stitch and easy to make beautiful edgings, household decorations, keepsakes and jewelry.  The basic stitch can be a challenge, but I have taught 100s of people to do it!  3 lessons for $50, plus materials of approx $12: 2 shuttles and a ball of high quality cotton thread.

CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS
Start any Tuesday 4-5pm -or- Wednesday 1-2pm
Crochet is a wonderful craft, easy to do, but a little bit of challenge to do it correctly and follow patterns.  Let us help you. You will learn the basic stitches, and all the skills you need for a basic project.  Bring a G or H size Hook and Worsted weight cotton yarn.  Class is $40 when you purchase your supplies here.




CHARITY WEDNESDAYS
ALL DAY FREE HELP WEDNESDAYS to learn new things.  Wednesdays are Charity Day.  We are starting off with Knitted Knockers and Monsters for Kids.  You can come learn how to make them. Must already know how a little bit about how to knit or crochet and be comfortable learning new things.  For the Knockers, we use Anne, or Cleo.  For the Monsters, anything goes, and we even provide the yarn!  Help us make a difference in these worthy projects.  Help is free, you need to be willing to purchase yarn and supplies from time to time.


KNITTING CHARTS FOR BEGINNERS
Every other Wednesday 11-12 or Saturday 4-5
Using ANY yarn & appropriate size needles (yes you can bring what you have), let's learn to read simple charts.  Also, if you have an Ipad, come see what Knit Companion is all about.  A 1-hour workshop every week for $10/session (or one block off your class pass).





KNIT ALONG TIME  All help is free if you have purchased your supplies here and are working on these projects:
4pm THURSDAYS
Current Projects:  and My Summer Song


Brighton Tote.







KNIT NITE
6-8pm EVERY THURSDAY.  Join us to enjoy each others company, tell a story, and visit with others who love to play with string.  Bring your project and your drink or a snack to share.

KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS
Start any Friday or Saturday 10:30-11:30am FRIDAYS -or- 1-2 PM SATURDAYS
You will need: 1 BALL WORSTED & #8 SP NEEDLES if you are just starting out.  If you know your basic K&P, come to this class to work on basic knitting skills and beginner projects.

SOCK KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS
Start any Friday 1-2pm FOUR 1-hour sessions to Learn Basic Sock Knitting.  Learn on 4/5 DPNs, using DK or Fingering Weight Yarn.  $40/4 sessions.  Some people can finish with 4 sessions, some need more, that is up to you.

MAGIC LOOP or CONTINENTAL KNITTING
3-4pm SATURDAYS MAGIC LOOP: learn how to use Magic Loop technique to knit anything in the round on one long circular needle.  Bring #5 or 6 circular needle 40" in length, and ONE 50-gm ball of DK weight yarn.  We will start a baby hat in class, pattern is FREE.  If you don't need a baby hat, please donate to our baby hats charity project.  This technique is also used to knit 2 socks at a time on one circular needle.  This is a one hour class for $10, or one block off your class pass.

5-6pm TUESDAYS  and Every other Saturday 4-5 CONTINENTAL KNITTING: If you already can Knit "American Style", with your yarn in the right hand, how about knitting 3x as fast?  Continental Style, with the yarn in left hand is the way.  Come for a refresher or learn how and kick your knitting into high gear.  Come as many times as you need to to get the hang of it.  $10 per session.

CRICKET CLUB
3-4pm FIRST SATURDAY each month
FREE! Bring your loom to the shop & we will share ideas and techniques.  This is a get-together just for those who have already taken Beginning Weaving.  Show & Tell and How'd They Do That?  Maybe we will get WARPED.  Join us!



"LADIES WHO LUNCH" Scarf
11:30-1:30pm SATURDAYS JUNE 3,  JUNE 17 -OR- JULY 1
Come and get started on your "Ladies Who Lunch" woven scarf.  The kit is $32 and we will be learning how to warp our Cricket Looms in the "indirect" method, which is quite different from the Direct Warping we do in our Beginning Weaving class.  Class fee is $20.






WEAVING FOR BEGINNERS
10am-1pm NEXT CLASS SATURDAY July 8th
Try before you buy!  Rent one of our class looms to make a beautiful scarf. $84.20 includes supplies, your class fee and loom rental for 2 weeks.  No previous skills are needed.  In our 3-hour workshop, you will learn to warp your loom and start your weaving project to work on at home, then come back within two weeks to take it off the loom.   It's ok to bring lunch or a snack and something to drink.  If you decide to purchase your loom, we deduct your rental fee.


Knit Companion






Ravelry
PRIVATE IPAD LESSONS ON Ravelry, Knit Companion or Pattern Genius
Pattern Genius
$20/hour Set up an appointment and bring your Ipad for lessons from a Certified Knit Companion and Pattern Genius Instructor.  Find our what all the "buzz" is about and take your crafting to the next level.