How To Classes - Fall 2014

HOW TO FIX MISTAKES

In this class Sharon will teach you how to fix the typical knitting mistakes.

You will learn to pick up dropped stitches, undo the knit stitch, undo the purl stitch, undo a K2tog, and undo an SSK.  She will also show you how to pick up forgotten yarn overs, to do a basic rip back, and pick up live stitches and orient them properly.

If there is time you'll also learn how to install a lifeline, and then rip back to pick up the stitches on the lifeline. You will definitely feel this was two hours well spent!

Dates/Times: September 13, 12:00 - 2:00   NOTE: this is a date change

PRICE: $25

How To Classes - Summer 2014

HOW TO FIX MISTAKES CLASS

In this class Sharon will teach you how to fix the typical knitting mistakes.  You will learn to pick up dropped stitches, undo the knit stitch, undo the purl stitch, undo a K2tog, and undo an SSK.  She will also show you how to pick up forgotten yarn overs, to do a basic rip back, and pick up live stitches and orient them properly. If there is time you'll also learn how to install a lifeline, and then rip back to pick up the stitches on the lifeline. You will definitely feel this was two hours well spent!

Dates/Times: June 28, 10:00 - 12:00

PRICE: $25

How To Classes - Winter

HOW TO FIX MISTAKES

In this class Sharon will teach you how to fix the typical knitting mistakes.  You will learn to pick up dropped stitches, undo the knit stitch, undo the purl stitch, undo a K2tog, and undo an SSK.  She will also show you how to pick up forgotten yarn overs, to do a basic rip back, and pick up live stitches and orient them properly. If there is time you'll also learn how to install a lifeline, and then rip back to pick up the stitches on the lifeline. You will definitely feel this was two hours well spent!

Dates/Times: February 8, 1:00 - 3:00

PRICE: $25

How To Classes - Late Fall 2013

HOW TO MAKE A GAUGE SWATCH

This essential, yet often ignored step, is the single most important step in creating garments that fit.   In our excitement to begin a new project, every single one of us would love to skip this pain in the neck and just get started already.  Most people figure out the hard way that skipping it only creates problems later.  In this class I'll teach you how to do it quickly easily and accurately for both flat knits and in-the-round knits so that you can do and move on to your project already!
Dates/Times: November 16, 9:00 - 10:00
PRICE: $10. 

HOW TO FIX MISTAKES

In class Sharon will teach you how to fix the typical knitting mistakes.  You will learn to pick up dropped stitches, undo the knit stitch, undo the purl stitch, undo a K2tog, and undo an SSK.  She will also show you how to pick up forgotten yarn overs, to do a basic rip back, and pick up live stitches and orient them properly. If there is time you'll also learn how to install a lifeline, and then rip back to pick up the stitches on the lifeline.  I this is definitely two hours well spent!
Dates/Times: December 7, 9:00 - 11:00
PRICE: $25. 

How To Classes - September 2013

HOW TO CABLE STITCH

Many people think cables are mysterious and scarey. Please let me show you how easy they are. You'll learn to make basic cables and how to follow a cable chart so that you no longer need to be afraid if this beautiful, textured stitch.

Homework and Materials: 100 yds of worsted weight yarn, size 8 needles, and a cable hook or needle. Before class please cast on 18 stitches and work in k1,p1 rib for 2 inches.

Dates/Times: Saturday, September 28, 9:00 - 10:00

PRICE: $10

 

HOW TO MATTRESS STITCH

This technique is used to make perfectly finished seams. You'll learn how to do this stitch for seaming rows to rows, stitches and stitches, and rows to stitches.

Homework and Materials: Please come with six different color swatches and a tapestry needle. The swatches should be stockinette stitch on twenty stitches, using worsted weight yarn, 20 rows in length and bound off.

Dates/Times: Saturday, October 26, 9:00 - 10:00

PRICE: $10

 

HOW TO MAKE A GAUGE SWATCH

This essential, yet often ignored step, is the single most important step in creating garments that fit.   In our excitement to begin a new project, every single one of us would love to skip this pain in the neck and just get started already.  Most people figure out the hard way that skipping it only creates problems later.  In this class I'll teach you how to do it quickly easily and accurately for both flat knits and in-the-round knits so that you can do and move on to your project already!

Dates/Times: November 16, 9:00 - 10:00

PRICE: $10

 

HOW TO FIX MISTAKES CLASS

In class Sharon will teach you how to fix the typical knitting mistakes.  You will learn to pick up dropped stitches, undo the knit stitch, undo the purl stitch, undo a K2tog, and undo an SSK.  She will also show you how to pick up forgotten yarn overs, to do a basic rip back, and pick up live stitches and orient them properly. If there is time you'll also learn how to install a lifeline, and then rip back to pick up the stitches on the lifeline.  I this is definitely two hours well spent!

Dates/Times: December 7, 9:00 - 11:00

PRICE: $25

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