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KNITTING S.O.S. Help Sessions

Join us Thursdays between 5:30-7:00
for assistance with problems you're having with your current project. ONLY $10
PLEASE CALL AHEAD ON THURSDAY TO ATTEND!!!

PRIVATE LESSONS - $40/hour
Can't make our Knitting S.O.S. Help Sessions? Want individual help with your work-in-progress? Call us to set up a private lesson with us! We'll schedule your lesson for a mutually convenient time and you will get one-on-one instruction to help you along.


CLASSES 2014

Spring

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Knitting

LEARN TO KNIT: THE SCARF - $30

Learn the very basics of knitting while making this scarf. Choose one 1 1/2 hour session.
Learn how to make your scarf a cowl!

Techniques: Casting on, the knit stitch, fixing mistakes, casting off, fringing  and time permitting, color changing on rows.

Wednesday, March 26th, 6:00pm-7:30pm or
Saturday, March 1st, 9:30am-11:00am


LEARN TO KNIT II: THE HAT - $45

This class will introduce the concept of gauge and knitting to fit. Learn how to measure and calculate to produce the perfect hat. Make it a slouch hat or regular fit-your choice.

Techniques: Understanding the purl stitch, knitting in the round, using basic math skills to create a custom fit hat, three needle bind off, and more.

Tuesday, February 11th, 6:00pm-7:30pm and
Tuesday, February 18th, 6:00pm- 7:30pm

 

LEARN TO KNIT III: KNIT MITTENS - $45

Warm mitts for the winter…a great gift and learning experience! Master the purl stitch, ribbing, picking up stitches, decreasing, increasing & finishing.

Wednesday, February 26th & Wednesday, March 5th, 7:00pm-8:30pm

BEGINNERS KNITTED SOCKS - $45

Does the idea of knitting socks intimidate you? Learn the basic skills of sock-making including knitting in the round on double pointed needles in two class sessions.

Techniques: Knitting in the round on double pointed needles, casting on for circular knitting, turning a heel, kitchener/grafting stitch

Wednesday, March 12th & 19th, 6:00pm-8:30pm

FAIR ISLE HAT - $45 (Rescheduled)

Learn how to do Fair-Isle knitting while making a fun and stylish hat.
Techniques: Knitting in the round , Fair-Isle knitting, reading a pattern.

Tuesday, March 18th and April 15th, 6:00pm-8:30pm

Beaded Knitting

BEADAZZLED BRACELET - $40

Only basic knitting knowledge is required to knit with beads as you create this fabulous bracelet! Once you see how easy this piece is to complete, you are sure to want to make several.


Wednesday, March 12th, 11:00am - 1:00pm


Crochet
LEARN TO CROCHET - $30

Learn the fundamentals of crochet. Explore the basic stitches of crochet and learn
to manipulate the crochet hook with ease. Create an easy scarf using some or all of the stitches. Your scarf can easily be made into a cowl if desired.

Techniques: Foundation chain, single crochet (sc), finishing

Thursday, February 20th, 6:00pm-7:30pm

CROCHET A TEE-CAKE BOWL - $30

Crochet this quick and easy bowl! This bowl is constucted from strips of repurposedcotton tee-shirts so that each bowl is as unique as the number of tees in the world. You can make a large bowl or a nested set and fill them with linens, soap, yarn etc...or just use for decoration.

Techniques: Foundation chain, single crochet (sc), finishing

Wednesday, May 14th, 6:00pm-8:30pm

Spinning

DROP SPINDLE SPINNING - $40

Using just a drop spindle, some wool roving and a little bit of momentum you can create your own one-of-a-kind yarn.

Tuesday, March 4th, 6:00-8:00pm

SPINNING ON A WHEEL- $40

Learn to spin yarn on one of our spinning wheels to help you decide what kind of wheel suits your needs and learn all the basics!

Wednesday, February 19th, 6:00pm-8:00pm

 

 

REGISTRATION: Payment in full is required at time of registration.
Class fees do not include materials, supplies or patterns unless specified. Yarn for classes must be purchased at The Yarn Barn. Payment for classes may be made in person, by mail with a check/credit card number, or by phone with a credit card.

If you cancel within two weeks of your class date, half of your class fee will be refunded.
Should you cancel within two days of the class date, we cannot refund any part of the class fee.

The Yarn Barn reserves the right to cancel or change the date of a class, in which case, you may request a refund or apply the fee toward a different class.

CALL FOR DETAILS ABOUT:

  • Having your project felted for you
  • Mending and finishing services
  • One on one tutoring to meet your schedule
  • Private Lessons
  • Birthday Parties

Call 203-389-5117 or stop by to register at 1666 Litchfield Turnpike, Woodbridge, CT

 


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