We’re pleased to announce two Master Classes with Dora Ohrenstein in February: Techniques for More Beautiful Crochet and You Can Shape It! both on Sunday, February 22nd. She will also be joining us to talk about her new book “The Crocheter’s Skill Building Workshop” on Thursday, February 19th, watch the blog for more info!
We still have some space in Margaret Radcliffe’s Master Classes in December: Ouroboros Moebius and Provisional Cast Ons and their Many Uses. You don’t need to be a master knitter to learn from the experts! Margaret will be visiting us on Thursday, December 11th to talk about her new book “The Knowledgeable Knitter.” Find out why it’s #1 on Amazon’s “Most Wished For Knitting Books!” Don’t miss this chance to study with a fantastic teacher!
Starting November 1st we are offering a Master Class package: Two 3-hour Master Class sessions for $125. Mix and match teachers and crafts and sign up for any two 3-hour Master Class sessions within a year of purchase.
This holiday season we’re trying something new: Finishing support for your holiday projects!
Finishing School for Knitters on Tuesday, December 9th
Finishing School for Crocheters on Sunday, December 14th
This is a free-form session for people who want help finishing their projects. Bring your completed BLOCKED pieces, (we’re offering our Blocking Class on Monday, December 1st from 5:00-6:30 and Friday, December 12th from 2:00 – 3:30 pm) pattern instructions, extra yarn and notions and we’ll help you learn everything you need to know to finish off in style! Please note: finishing can be time consuming, you may not be able to complete everything in class. Be sure to read through your instructions and come with questions about the parts that are confusing to you so you can be sure to take full advantage of this session.
We’re also offering a new Crochet Mittens class on December 3rd— The pattern includes instructions for sizes to fit everyone from babies to adult, so you can make them as gifts for anyone on your list!
Other new classes of note:
Intro to Tapestry Weaving with Jessi Highet on Sunday, November 30th & December 7th. We have some new Ashford Frame Looms in the store, and we’re so pleased to have Jessi come teach us how to play with them!
Top Down Crochet Cardi with Sadie Sanchez beginning in February. Work through our popular Perfect Crochet Cardi pattern, learn about crochet gauge, modifications, color options and more!
Bobbles and Popcorn and Nupps! Oh My! We’ll learn about the differences (and similarities) of these three textural knitted stitches. Tuesday, February 3rd 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
Plus, the return of two popular all-day classes:
Acid Trip (Monday, February 16th from 11:00 – 5:00) and Cobweb Lace Garment (Monday, January 18th from 10:00 – 5:00).
See you in class!