Here is our current list of ongoing classes/circles for knitters of any level. Crochet classes are noted. Each session is $10. No sign up required.
Tuesdays: 10am-12pm Lynn
Wednesday:12pm-2pm Jen (crochet)
6pm-8pm Jen (crochet)
Thursday: 10am-12pm Cris
Friday: 10am-12pm Lynn
Saturday: 10am-12pm Jen (crochet)
We are picking up where we left off with the "Year of Hats" with "The November Hat" After working the brim ribbing, a lace and cable pattern is worked from a chart. A great way to learn to read charts! Please call or stop in to sign up.
Class Fee: $40, includes hat kit with printed pattern.
Class Date: Wednesday, January 29. 6-8pm.
Building in Color, by Michelle "Knit Purl" Hunter is an excellent way to "introduce knitters to the wonderful array of stitches and techniques used in color knitting. Each of the 10 patterns focuses on new skills and ways of using multiple colors of yarn." Each panel is then assembled into a colorful blanket. Basic knitting skills are required. This class meets monthly.
Please call or stop in to sign up.
Class Fee: $125, plus materials purchased from The Knitters Nest.
Saturday Class Dates: 1pm-3pm.
January 11, February 15, March 14, April 11, May 16, June 13, July 11, August 15, September 12, October 17, November 14, December 12.
Let 2020 be your year to improve your knitting skills! Join Kristine Scheuer in her Master Knitting Series. This workshop is a monthly series of classes developed to take your knitting to the next level and build your confidence by learning different techniques and their applications. Divided into manageable nuggets of time, beginners as well as seasoned knitters will take away valuable information. Participants in the first series are given sign up priority for the next series. Basic knitting knowledge required. All sessions are 6pm-8pm. Please call or stop in to sign up. Class limited to 6 students. Materials list provided at sign up. Class Fee: $40 per session.
MKS 102 Cast Ons.
Let's get knitting! We will start with the basics; backward loop cast on, long tail and knitted, then move on to the cable, provisional, lace, tubular, twisted and Chinese waitress cast on (yes, it's a real thing.) You'll not only learn how to do these cast ons , but why and when you should use them. The class is a preriquisite for MKS 202 Advanced Cast Ons.
Class Date: Monday, February 3, 10, or 17, 6pm-8pm.
Join Cris Platto in this exploration of DK weight fibers and reversible stitches while you knit this gorgeous textured wrap. Five shades of color, or five different colors in different yarn bases are used, but the choice is yours. Pattern is included in class fee. This class meets 5 times.
Class Dates: Thursday, January 16, 23, 30, February 6, 20. 12pm-2pm.
Class Fee: $50, plus materials purchased from The Knitters Nest.
Socks on the Second Thursday Club
Want to knit with other "sock people?" Each month will focus on different aspects or techniques in sock knitting. Bring your sock on needles or we can help you pick something new. Beginners are welcome!
Class Fee: $10
Please sign up in advance so we have enough chairs for you.
Materials for beginners: Ann Norling pattern, yarn (desired weight), needles (dpn or FlexiFlips) required to get gauge on pattern, stitch marker, darning needle. Yarn must be purchased from The Knitters Nest.