Master Classes


Arnetta Kenney Master Classes!

October 6th, 2016 by Gretchen
Lion Brand Yarn Studio is pleased to welcome Arnetta Kenney of FIT for two series of Master Classes. In one session for Crocheters, beginning October 30th and a separate session for Knitters beginning December 4th, Arnetta will bring her “Stitch and Style” expertise...

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Sign Up Now to Learn Double Knitting with Alasdair Post-Quinn — The Price Goes Up September 17!

September 8th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
If you’re ready to tackle a fun, advanced technique, these exciting master classes taught by  Alasdair Post-Quinn will show you how to make beautiful, double sided pieces! Note: Late enrollment pricing begins September 17; Master Class package pricing and standard pricing...

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Knitting Answers with Margaret Radcliffe!

February 11th, 2016 by Gretchen
Have you signed up for any classes with Margaret Radcliffe yet? We still have some space, but prices go up February 22, so act soon if you haven’t yet. (Don’t miss out: Seaming without Sewing sold out last time she taught...

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Upcoming Master Classes: Weaving with Deborah Jarchow

August 5th, 2015 by Gretchen
We are so excited that Deborah Jarchow will be teaching 4 classes at Lion Brand Yarn Studio over Columbus Day Weekend this October. This is a rare opportunity to learn advanced beginner to intermediate techniques for the rigid heddle loom from...

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Anne Berk: Intarsia, Color Work, and Choosing Your Palette

July 15th, 2015 by Guest
Certified as a master knitter by the Knitting Guild of America, Anne Berk is renowned for her Annetarsia technique of intarsia knitting. In this guest post, Anne shares her tips for choosing the right amount of yarn for a project. Don’t forget — Anne...

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Master Class Spotlight: Lily Chin’s Summer Design Series!

June 25th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
The first of Lily Chin’s Summer Design Class Series kicked off last week, and our students learned a ton! In “The Elements of Design”, Lily Chin went over the basics of shapes, proportions, fits, and composition. Having designed patterns for Lion...

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A Top Ten Moment For Crocheters: Master Class Teacher Lily Chin Guests on David Letterman!

May 20th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Since taking the helm on CBS’ late night talk show in 1982, David Letterman has entertained his audience with humorous segments, charming wit, and unforgettable guests. Fans have taken to the web to post their favorite memories  — and we have...

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Meet Dora Ohrenstein at the LBY Studio!

January 28th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Dora Ohrenstein, author of Crochet Insider’s Passion for Fashion (Leisure Arts, 2008), Creating Crochet Fabric: Experimenting with Hook, Yarn & Stitch (Lark Books, 2010), Custom Crocheted Sweaters: Make Garments that Really Fit (Lark Crafts, 2012), and The New Tunisian Crochet: Contemporary...

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Get to Know Margaret Radcliffe

October 17th, 2014 by LBYS Staff
On Sunday, December 14 Margaret Radcliffe, author of The Knitting Answer Book, Circular Knitting Workshop, The Essential Guide to Color Knitting Techniques, as well as upcoming title The Knowledgeable Knitter will teach two Master Classes at Lion Brand Yarn Studio. Ouroboros...

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Lorilee Beltman Master Class Vertical Colorwork

Get to Know Lorilee Beltman

September 15th, 2014 by LBYS Staff
Lorliee Beltman calls herself a knitting enabler, and boy is she! Formerly a yarn shop owner, now a popular teacher and designer, her recent pattern “Sinkmates” (using Kitchen Cotton!) has generated over $3,000 for the Special Olympics! Lorilee is dedicated to...

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