Yarn Cravin’ Class Schedule
May – August 2015

Flower Fun – Laurie

Fabulous flowers to knit and crochet that will add some decorative flair to your latest project. The class includes 5-6 different flowers and leaves that are so quick to stitch you’ll have a blooming bouquet in no time. Great to use on hats, scarves, purses or lapels.
Saturday May 30; 1-4
$20 plus supplies

Felted Purse – Laurie
Learn how to pick up stitches; knit in the round and decrease all while making a fun decorative bag. This bag is knit with two yarns held together for a very original bag. As fun to knit as to carry!
Tuesday June 2 & 9; 6-8
$30 plus supplies

Socks on One 9 inch Needle – Dale Ann
In this class you learn to make socks using a 9” circular needle. Bobbie’s favorite way to make socks!
Thursday May 28; 6-7, June 4; 5-8 and June 11; 6-8
$40 plus supplies

Beginning Knitting – Leigh Ann
Learn to knit while making a sampler scarf. You will learn to cast on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, how to follow a pattern and bind off. This class meets 4 times for an hour each time.
Thursday May 7, 14, 21 & 28; 7-8pm
$35 plus supplies

Continental Knitting – Leigh Ann
In this technique class you will learn to knit in the continental style, which is holding the yarn in your left hand. This technique can increase your speed while being easier on your wrist and arms. You will learn the fundamentals of Continental Knitting including casting on and binding off, knitting and purling, plus work with texture in garter stitch, stockinette, and slipped stitches. You will complete a beautiful and simple cowl project to show off your new learning! This class is for beginning knitters and any English-style knitter looking to add a new skill to your repertoire.
Tuesday June 2 & 9; 6-8
$30 plus supplies

Two Color Knitting/Fair Isle – Leigh Ann
In this class you will learn the basics of two-color knitting so that you can add interest to your knitted projects or take on that Fair Isle Sweater you’ve been thinking about! You will learn different ways to hold the yarns and how to catch the strands behind your work. After some swatch work to learn about proper tension, you will knit a headband in the round, which is how most two-color knitting projects are written. This class is for knitters with some knitting experience who know basic knit and purl stitches.
Sat. May 2 & 9; 10-12 and May 16; 10-11
Sat. August 1 & 8; 10-12 and Aug 15; 10-11
$45 plus supplies

Toe Up Socks on Two Circular Needles – Leigh Ann
Have you always wanted to learn to make socks from the toe up? This method allows you to use every bit of your yarn plus a whole new world of wonderful patterns to explore. Prior basic sock knitting is required to take this class.
Thursday June 18; 6-8 & June 25; 5-8 and July 9; 6-7
$40 plus supplies

Simple Side-to-Side Sweater – Leigh Ann
This is a great project for first-time sweater knitters or a new approach for a garment veteran. Leigh Ann’s side-to-side is open to any weight yarn and custom sized with as much or as little ease as you’d like. It’s beautiful in a solid color, or an easy way to make a vertically striped sweater.
Thursday July 16, 30, and August 13; 6-8
$40 plus supplies

 


 
Class Enrollment:
All classes must be paid for in advance. Class sizes are limited and to secure your spot it must be paid for. It is your responsibility to attend all classes in a multi session class. No refund will be given for missed classes. We will refund your fee if the class is cancelled due to low enrollment.

Class Materials:
We require that all class materials be purchased at Yarn Cravin’. You will receive a 10% discount on class supplies. Each teacher has supplied a list of required materials as well as any homework needed to be completed before your class. Please bring basic knitting supplies to all classes. (scissors, stitch markers, chibi, tape measure, etc.)

Class Cancellation: We will do our best to reschedule classes cancelled due to poor weather conditions. Please call ahead if the weather is questionable.