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The following is a list of our currently scheduled classes. To see the complete class catalog, with a complete list of classes, supplies lists, and prerequisites, please click here. Clicking on a class name will take you to its entry on the class catalog page.

Knitting 101 $66

Welcome to the world of yarn! Learn to cast on, knit and purl, bind off, and more. Start your first scarf, poncho or blanket in week 3!
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • Mondays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    April 28, May 5, 12
  • Wednesdays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    April 23, 30, May 7
  • Saturdays 8:30 - 10:30 A.M.
    May 24, 31, June 7

Kids Only Knitting!$40

A knitting class--just for kids! This class welcomes children of all experience levels. Whether your kiddo wants to learn the basics of knitting (including how to cast on, knit, purl and bind off) or needs help learning a new skill or starting a new project, this class will be a perfect fit. Suitable for ages 8 to 12.
Instructor - Kelsey Leib
  • Saturdays 9:00 - 10:00 A.M.
    May 10, 17

Hats 101 $48

Put a lid on it! Knit your first hat in two easy sessions. Pattern is included.
Instructor - Amy Chambers
  • Mondays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    April 7, 14

Crochet 101$66

Create something beautiful with only a hook and a ball of yarn. Learn the basics of crochet in this class including the chain, single crochet, half double and double crochet stitches. By the third week, you’ll learn to make a granny square and delve into pattern reading.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • Tuesdays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    April 8, 15, 22

Crochet 201$66

Learn how to read patterns shorthand, understand international crochet chart symbols, make gauge calculations, finishing techniques and many more helpful tips. Very informative follow-up to our Crochet 101 class.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • Tuesdays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    May 20, 27, June 3

Crochet Amigurumi Workshop$66

Bring any crochet amigurumi (ah-me-guru- me) pattern and we will decipher it together! Instructions on "magic ring start", "jogless color changes", "slip to, chain one method" and more. Second meeting will cover sewing pieces together and face embroidery. Basic crochet knowledge needed (chain and single crochet).
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • Thursdays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    May 1, 8, 15

Crochet Edges and Trims$48

Attach decorative edges to knit and crochet items to bring beauty and interest to any piece of clothing. Learn how to understand multiples/repeats, plus how to turn corners.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Crochet Hats$66

Crochet hats are so easy to adapt! Starting from the top down with the “adjustable magic ring” method, learn the standard formula for increasing. As you work down, you’ll figure out how to apply different stitch patterns, jogless stripes, and brims to your hat. A great follow-up to Crochet 101.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Cables$40

Learn to make those impressive cables that everyone drools over! This surprisingly simple skill opens a world of possibilities.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • Thursday 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    May 22

Continental Knitting$40

Mix it up! The Continental method of knitting is where your yarn in held in the left hand and is “picked” by the needle. This class is perfect for knitters who knit “English” style, meaning the yarn is carried in the right hand and “thrown” around the needle.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • Tuesday 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    May 6

Cowl-o-Rama$50

Design your own cowl! Keep it simple or make it complex. Class concepts will help you decide how much you’re ready to take on.
Instructor - Beth Whiteside
  • Wednesdays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    May 28, June 4

Fair Isle$40

This class will help you take your first steps into the world of color work. Learn the fundamental techniques and essential tips to successfully master this advanced skill.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • Thursday 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    April 17

Intarsia$40

Let’s have a BLOCK PARTY! Color blocks that is. Come learn all of the essentials including chart reading to tackle those color block and picture knitting projects you want to make.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Finish It!$40

Create beautiful and professional looking garments! Learn how to sew finished vertical, horizontal, and curved edges together on a variety of stitch patterns using the Mattress Stitch technique.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Fixing Mistakes$40

Mistakes happen, whether you're brand new to knitting or not! Learn how to pick up a dropped stitch, unknitting and unpurling, "frogging" with confidence, and more. You'll learn how mistakes happen, how to fix them, and how to prevent them! (A great follow-up to Knitting 101.)
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Hairpin Lace$48

Want to learn a new technique for quick lace making? With a hairpin fork you will see how easy it is to make strips of lace in any length you desire. In 2 sessions, you will have a hairpin lace scarf of your own. Beginning crochet skills needed; chain stitch and single crochet.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Knit Amigurumi$66

Learn how to make knitted amigurumi (ah-me-guru- me) shapes! Bring a pattern and we will decipher it together. Instructions on "Emily Ocher start", "jogless color changes", "Turkish Cast On” and more. Second meeting will cover sewing pieces together and face embroidery.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Lace Experiments$50

Yarn overs and decreases interact to give lace patterns shape and form. Switch decrease type or placement and the character of the lace can change completely. Why is this so? We’ll review the characteristics of lace building blocks and look at how their placement affects the resulting lace piece. Never used charts? You’ll learn how to read them, as well as how to prevent and fix mistakes. Then we’ll experiment with different lace patterns, taking them from chart to swatch and examining the end result. Take your knitted lace (or lace knitting!) to the next level!
Instructor - Beth Whiteside
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Playful Pleats, Wondrous Welts$48

Pleat and welt (tuck) techniques fold fabric back on itself, creating flaps and corded ridges. They can be used to add or eliminate volume, shaping a peplum or neckline, giving texture to a stitch pattern or room to walk in a skirt. Learn how to create basic left and right pleats, and see how they can be combined to form knife, boxed, and inverted pleat combinations. Learn two methods for making a tuck and how to work partial row tucks, creating all-over texture.
Instructor - Beth Whiteside
  • Mondays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    April 21, 28

Sock it to Me!$66

Cold feet? Not after this class! Socks are fun and easy, especially when knit on two circular needles. You'll learn the basic principles of cuff-down sock construction, from turning the heel to grafting the toe.
Instructor - Sonya Philip
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Toe-Up Socks$66

Hand knitted socks are luxurious and addictive! Make a custom fitted sock from the toe up “recipe” for “plain vanilla” socks. By choosing from different cast ons and heel treatments and ending with “Jeny’s Surprisingly Stretchy” bind off, you can go on to knit all sorts of fancy socks! This class is great whether you are brand new to socks or have already completed our “Sock it to Me” class.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Introduction to Drop Spindle Spinning$50

Make your own yarn! Learn to spin roving with a drop spindle, ply, and prepare yarn for knitting or crochet. We will examine yarn structure, fiber characteristics, spinning a continuous single, and making a 2-ply yarn.
Instructor - Wendy Gilmore
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Intermediate Drop Spindle Spinning$50

Hone your yarn making skills and learn Andean plying and chain plying techniques to make 2 and 3 ply yarns. A great follow up to our Intro to Spinning class.
Instructor - Wendy Gilmore
  • Tuesdays 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    April 22, 29

Top Down Raglan Sweater $155

Take your knitting to the next level with a raglan sweater! This method and style makes for a great looking sweater with minimal finishing, with your choice of a men's or women's version. Pattern is included.
Instructor - Sonya Phillip
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Tunisian Crochet$48

Also known as “Afghan crochet”, Tunisian crochet uses an elongated crochet hook to quickly make unique fabric(s) that can be described as a cross between crochet and knitting. You will learn how to do the Tunisian simple stitch (Tss) and more.
Instructor - Judy Sakaguchi
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Working in Both Directions$48

Knitting is a two-handed sport, and most of us play by making new stitches on the right-hand needle from old stitches held on the left-hand needle. We turn our work around and repeat, knitting from the left needle onto the right needle. But what if we could work with the RS always facing us? Without having to turn the heavy afghan with many stitches or for the bobble with few, to see the patterning in an intarsia pattern or work the units of an entrelac project. In class you will learn how to work both knit and purl stitches with the RS facing you, as well as how to decipher instructions written for standard turn-based patterns.
Instructor - Beth Whiteside
  • 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.
    TBA

Class Policies

  • Classes must be paid in full at the time of registration in order to hold your spot.
  • All supplies must be purchased before the class.
  • Upon signing up for a class, any changes in attendance must be made three days prior to the start of the class. If you need to cancel a class, we will issue you a store credit for the amount paid. Unfortunately, cancellations made with fewer than three days' notice result in a forfeiture of the registration fee.
  • There are no make up sessions if one of the class sessions is missed.
  • Classes have minimum enrollments; if these are not met, we reserve the right to cancel classes with 24 hours notice. Refunds for classes we cancel will be given in the method paid.
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