Classes must be paid for when you sign up to guarantee your space and to make sure we have sufficient material.  You may come in or call with a credit card. Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours before class begins for a refund.  If we cancel the class you will get a full refund.  

We request that you purchase materials for our classes in our store.  

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CLASS POLICY

Please, for the comfort of all, turn off your cell phones during class!


Knitting or Crochet

Been spinning for a while?  Want to take it to the next level?  Improve your spinning skills in this 3-hour clinic.  $30.00 includes 4 oz roving.

This is not an introductory class, some spinning experience required.  Bring your wheel or drop spindle, your questions and your enthusiasm.   

Saturday, October 5  10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

SPINNING WORKSHOP

BEGINNING WEAVING

This is a great class to get you into weaving quickly.  Learn the fundamentals on this portable loom in one day. You will learn warping the loom, making calculations for creating your own projects, and finishing, including hem stitching. 

We will make two or more mug mats using a cotton or linen/cotton blend. Let us help you choose.  You should finish your project in the class, and looms will be available for purchase if you wish. The teacher is very experienced and the class is a lot of fun.

$55 includes in-class use of the loom.  Looms are limited so sign up early.

Saturday, October 19, 10:30 to 2:00 p.m.  Bring lunch.  

PRIVATE LESSONS

Have you always wanted to learn how to knit or crochet?  Does some pattern have you confused? Take a private lesson with our wonderful instructor and learn a new skill or technique, or take your skills to a new level.  You will work at your level, at your pace, and on the project of your choice.  

$30 per hour.  Call now to schedule a lesson.

Free Knit-a-long! 

Knit this super shawl using five colors in the Anzula Squishy mini-skein yarn kit.  The kit is $34.50 and the Mirtillo pattern is $6.00.  Garter stitch and mosaic stitch are combined to knit up to an easy and attractive shawl.  

This knit-a-long will be in three sessions: 

Tuesdays, Sept. 17 and 24, and Oct. 8

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon

Limited quantities so come in soon to choose your colorway, get your yarn wound, and then join us for this free knit-a-long.  You supply size 5 needles.

This is not a learn-to-knit class.  Proficiency in basic knitting skills (cast on, knit, purl, bind off) required.  Should be familiar with chart reading.

BEGINNING EMBROIDERY

Learn heirloom embroidery, done the right way, guided by our very experienced teacher Kathy Pomett.  In this 4-week class you will learn basic embroidery stitches including running stitch, backstitch, stem stitch, French knots, and others.  The class project will be an embroidered initial and you will learn how to transfer the design onto fabric.

Four Tuesdays, Nov. 12, 19, 26, and Dec. 3, 1:00 -3:00 p.m.

$100.00 includes embroidery floss and some practice fabric.  Student provides hoop and fabric for your project. 

MIRTILLO SHAWL KAL

WOVEN SACHET BAGS

Learn to weave some small squares on a mini loom and make these quick and easy sachet bags. Embellish with some embroidery stitches and fill with potpourri. A nice gift for a friend or teacher. 

This loom is very versatile and can be used to make squares for mug mats, scarves, small pouches, wallhangings, etc.  Learn a skill that can be used for endless projects.  Already a weaver?  Use this loom for sampling too.   

Details to follow.  

Saturday, Nov. 2, 10:30-12:30

EASEL WEAVER WALLHANGING

Just back from market with the new easel weaver loom and great ideas for making fast and interesting wallhangings.  

In this class, you will learn:

  • how to set up and use your Easel Weaver
  • warping the loom
  • plain weave
  • fringe
  • additional weaving techniques

We will also demonstrate how to remove your work from the loom

Sat. Sept. 28, 10:30 to 12:30.  $30.00 includes warping thread and yarn for weaving.  Student provides complete Easel Weaver Kit, which must be purchased at Yarnworks.

on a Rigid Heddle Loom