Yarn Cravin’ Class Schedule
May – August 2016
146 East Second St.
Perrysburg, Ohio 43551
419-872-9276
www.yarncravin.com

 
Beginning Knitting – Sandy
Learn to knit while you make a very attractive scarf. You will learn to cast on, knit, purl and bind off all while learning to read a pattern.

Sat. May 14, 21 & June 4; 1-2
$30 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.

Sat. June 18 & 25; 10-12
$30 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.
Saturday May 7; 10-12 & May 14; 9-12
& May 21; 10-11
$50 plus supplies

 
Socks on 2 Circs – Dale Ann

Have you always admired the beautiful sock yarn we have but thought you couldn’t possibly make socks? Well, this class is for you! If you can knit and purl, you can make socks. Learn how to in this class using 2 circular needles. Socks are fun to make and wonderful to wear. This class meets 3 times with varying times so put them in your calendar carefully.

Thurs. May 5; 6-7 and May 12, 19 & 26; 6-8
$50 plus supplies

 
2-Color Stranded Socks – Dale Ann

In this class you will learn to make a cuff down, stranded sock. The pattern used is an Argyll variation with a flower motif. Charts will be used. This is an intermediate to advanced skill level class. Prior sock knitting and color stranding required.

Thurs. June 2, 9 & 23; 6-8 and June 16; 6-7
$55 plus supplies

 
Brioche Hat – Leigh Ann

Learn the brioche stitch while completing this simple brioche hat. Learn 2 color (Italian) tubular cast on. This is an intermediate skill level class.

Thurs. July 21 & 28; 6-8
$30 plus supplies


NEW Technique Classes!!

These classes were designed to increase your knitting skills. Each class only meets one time.

 
Read your Knitting – Leigh Ann

Play a mystery match game in which you match samples to written directions. Learn to look at a knit article and determine how they are constructed. Also, useful for checking your work for mistakes.

Sat. June 11; 1-2 
Fri. July 8; 3-4

$10

 

Stitch Fixes – Leigh Ann

Learn 3 different ways to save your stitches while fixing mistakes in your knitting. This class requires some homework so be sure to allow enough time to complete before class.

Sat. June 11; 2-4
Thurs. Aug. 25; 6-8

$15 plus supplies

 

(Cast) On & (Bind) Off – Leigh Ann

We’ll learn different ways to cast on and bind off and discuss when you might choose to use them. Come prepared to make 3-4 different swatches.

Sat. June 18; 1-4<
$20 plus supplies

 

“On the Charts” – Leigh Ann

Learn to read charts and compare the chart to your knitting. You will also learn to check for mistakes and how a chart can help you plan your knitting.

Sat. July 9; 1-3

$15 plus supplies

 

Seaming your Knits – Leigh Ann

Learn how to do the Mattress Stitch to assemble a knit garment and how to sew a sleeve cap to the front and back of a garment.

Sat. July 23; 1-3
$15 plus supplies

 

Pick It Up: Picking up stitches & buttonholes – Leigh Ann

Learn how to pick up stitches along a variety of edges. Two techniques for forming buttonholes will also be covered.

Sat. July 16; 1-3
$15 plus supplies

 

Watch for a few more classes to be added!


KAL’s

Here is how we handle Knit-a-longs:

First you must register. Then you purchase your supplies at YC. We will explain the project during the first day of the knit-a-long. We will work together on the project and help you with questions that may arise as we knit together.

 

Watch for a NEW Summer KAL to be announced SOON!


Upcoming Events:

Watch for more information on these events. We wanted you to at least have the dates so that you can mark your calendars and make plans to join us.

 

World Wide Knit In Public Sat. June 18; 10-5

 

Sock Bingo Sign Ups begin May 17th at Yarn Cravin’

Sock Bingo runs the months of June, July & Aug. Rules and all information will be available at sign up.

 

I-75 Yarn Crawl

This year the Yarn Crawl runs from Tuesday August 9 – Sunday August 14 and includes 35 yarn shops. This is the second largest in the U.S.! Check out the I-75 Facebook page for more details. Passports will be available on line and at YC for $5. This will be the best year so far!! Hope you can join in the FUN! We will have extra store hours during the crawl as will many of the participating shops!


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.)

 

Store Hours: Tues. Wed. Fri. Sat. 10-5; Thurs. 10-8
Closed Sunday and Mondays

 

Email us at: yarncravin@bex.net