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 Kate
Friday: 10am-12pm Lynn
Saturday: 10am-12pm Jen (crochet)
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 8 students. Materials list provided at sign up. Class Fee: $40 per session.
MKS 103 Bind Offs
There's more than one way to get those stitches off the needle! Bind off is a simple finishing touch that can make or break a project. We'll explore the following: basic, K2tog, yarn over, tubular and sewn. Learn when and why to use, as well as, whether your bind off should be tight or loose. This class is the prerequisite for MKS 203 Advanced Bind Offs.
Class Date: Monday, March 9, 6pm-8pm.
*Second date added* Monday, March 16, 6pm-8pm.
Learn Turkish cast on and the "Fleege Heel" method in this toe up sock class. Sizing is a breeze as you can try them on as you go. We will be using a worsted weight yarn and you may use Magic Loop or two circulars. This class meets three times. Sign up required.
Class Dates: Saturday, March 14, 21, 28. 10am-12pm.
Class Fee: $40, plus materials purchased from The Knitters Nest.
Have you always wanted to learn to knit? We can show you how in this three session class. You will learn to cast on stitches, knit and purl stitches, and to bind off; everything you’ll need to join the world of knitting! We will be making a simple washcloth. Please call to register. Limited to 6 students.
Class Dates: Saturday, March 21, 28, April 4. 12:30pm-2pm.
Class Fee: $35, plus materials purchased from The Knitters Nest.
Please join us for our 2020 Winter Make-along! We have chosen the Ridgeline Shawl, exclusive to SweetGeorgia Yarns Skein Trios. See more here: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ridgeline-9
Event runs for 4 weeks. Prizes awarded on the last date.
Cast on Thursday, February 13, 6pm-8pm. Meets also Thursday, February 20, 27, March 5.
Event fee is $20, plus Skein Trio purchased from The Knitters Nest. Sign up required.
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 8, March 14, April 11, May 16, June 13, July 11, August 15, September 12, October 17, November 14, December 12