For those that have always wanted to try knitting and haven’t gotten to it, this is your chance! You will learn to cast-on, the knit stitch and the purl stitch. We will finish with casting-off – all the skills that you will need to complete a future project.
You will learn the basic tent stitches – basketweave and continental as well as a few specialty stitches. Different canvas sizes and various fibers and how to use them will be discussed. You will leave with the beginnings of a needlepoint sampler that you can continue to use as a reference.
NEW NEEDLEPOINT STITCHES
Every Tuesday Morning!!! 9:30-11:30 a.m.
This is a regularly scheduled class held every Tuesday morning where we teach a variety of interesting needlepoint stitches. We start with simple stitches and progress to more difficult ones They are stitched as a sampler type canvas that you can use as a reference as you continue your needlepointing endeavors. Students are encouraged to bring projects in work to class for help and advice in making the stitches used more interesting.
July 20: 9:30 - 11:00 a..m. Part 1
July 27: 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Part 2
August 3: 9:30-11:00 a.m. Part 3
Cost: $125.00 (INCLUDES SUPPLIES)
This a new pattern from Mountain Colors Yarn - using pretty yarns and pretty colors.
CHILDS R&R HOODIE SWEATER
August 2: 3:00-5:00 p.m.Part 1
August 9: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Part 2
Learn to make this amazing childrens sweater - if you can make this you can progress to any size including adults. The basics are the same for any size.
BEGINNING CROCHET - GRANNY SQUARES
July 25: 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
COST: $55.00 (INCLUDES SUPPLIES)
Learn to crochet these adorable little squares to make into various projects to give as gifts or to keep as a reminder of times gone by. They have a vintage look but have been updated to appeal to all ages today. Once you learn the basic granny square pattern you will be able to do all size squares and to design your own blanket or gift items patterns.
"Stitch An Angel"
July 18: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Part 1
July 25: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Part2
BABY FOOT HUGGERS...Beg Socks
July19: 9:30-11:00 a.m. Part 1
July 23: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Part 2
These adorable little babies socks have been designed to stay on little ones' feet while delighting them with the many brillliant colors of the yarn - they are purposefully mix and match!