Class Listings

New class lists are available for the upcoming four months.

We hope you’ll join us and learn something new while having a great time!

 

 

Class schedule for May, June, July and August 2017

 

 

 

Getting Started and Regular Happenings 

 
Beginning Knitting for Adults

Session 1: Thursday, June 1  1-3 pm

Session 2: Thursday, July 6 1-3 pm

Session 3: Saturday, July 15 1-3 pm

Session 4: Thursday, August 3 1-3pm

Cost:  $10
MaterialsSmooth worsted weight light colored yarn, size 8 needles
Description: Come on in and learn to knit! You will learn the basics of knitting while getting the knowledge that you will need to do projects of your choice. During the class you'll learn the basics, casting on, knitting, purling and binding off. Choose the session that best fits your schedule. If none of them do, call and schedule one that fits your schedule. 

Monday Night Knit & Crochet Too

When: Mondays  6 – 8 pm
Cost: Free
Description: Come and hang out with fellow knitters and crocheters, share your knowledge and projects. As a courtesy to the shop, we appreciate that on Knit Night, you knit or crochet with Lambikin's yarn. Knit & Crochet night is for adults only.  

Finishing Class

Finishing classes are available by appointment. Bring in a project to finish and we will help you with picking up stitches, adding button bands, seaming and blocking. Cost is $10 per hour.

Friend's Class

This a private class for you and your friends to work on a specific project that isn’t on our current class schedule. Call the shop to schedule this private party. The cost for this 2 hour class is $25 per person.

Private Knitting Lessons are available for $10 per hour. Call to schedule an appointment and receive some individualized attention on a current project or to learn a new technique 

Knit A Longs 

Knit-A-Long - Sugarcane Cardigan by Carol Feller

When: Sunday, May 14, 28, June 11, 25, July 9, 23 & August 6  1 - 3 pm      

Cost:      FREE

Who:     Nora

Description: The soft draped collar, gentle undulating lace and flattering raglan shoulder shaping make this cardigan a great staple. It can be worn as an everyday about town cardigan or as a finishing touch for over that spring dress. Pick how you want to finish this cardigan; 3/4 or long sleeves? Shawl collar or open front? You’ll find lots of options!

 

 

Knit-A-Long - Seasalt Pullover by Laura Aylor

When: Sunday, June 4, 18, July 2, 16 & 30  1 - 3 pm

Cost:  FREE

Who: Cathy

Description: A comfy casual pullover knit in DK weight yarn. Starting with one split garter sleeve cuff and knitting across the bodice to the other, the body is then picked up and knit in stockinette in the round, finishing up with a split garter hem. This pullover is designed to be worn with at least an inch or two of positive ease. Choose your size accordingly.

 

 

 

Sock Classes

 
Socks 101 – Double points or 9” circular
When: Saturday, July 15, 29 & August 19  10 am - 12 pm
Cost: $10
Materials: DK or worsted weight sock yarn, appropriate sized needles
escription: Socks are the perfect year round project. Knit them in a car, on a beach, on a train, in a boat, knit them anywhere. Wherever your travels take you, socks are portable and fun!!

Socks 201 – Magic Loop

When: By appointment

Cost: $40

Materials: yarn, appropriate sized 32” - 40” circular needle
Description: Don’t like all those pointy needles? Do the tiny circular ones make you crazy? Come in and have us show you another sock knitting method. 

 

Classes

 

Beginning Crochet

When:   By Appointment
Cost:     $20
Who:     Michelle
Materials: smooth, light colored, worsted weight yarn, size H hook
Description:  Crochet is making a huge comeback! It’s not just granny squares any more. Join Michelle for this beginner class and learn the basics of chain, single, double, and half double crochet, plus many more stitches. 

 

 

L’Enveloppe by Sally Melville

When:   Saturday, June 3, 17 & July 1   10 am - 12 pm
Cost:     $10
Who:       Leslie
Materials: any weight yarn, appropriate needle for yarn
Description: It’s not a cape, not a poncho, not a shrug, not a shawl, not a cowl. It’s small enough to wear under a coat but big enough to wear instead of one. And it envelops you in style.

 

 

 

Cancun Boxy Lace Top by Erin Kate Archer

When:   Saturday, June 3, 17 & July 1      1 - 3 pm
Cost:      $10
Who:     Leslie
Materials: 500 yards DK, US 8 needle
Description: This lace sampler top is knit in two simple rectangles from the bottom up & seamed at the shoulders and sides to create the boxy shape. Very suitable for beginners, would make an excellent first garment! 

 

 

 

Kindness Shawl by Jaala Spiro

When: Monday, June 5, 19 & July 10     6 - 8 pm
Cost:   $10
Who:   Chris
Materials: 430 yards fingering weight yarn, US 6 needles
Description: Mesh, lace and a soothing color make the Kindness shawl a lovely project to keep or give to a loved one. Intuitive increase construction and understandable lace patterns make it less difficult than it may first appear! 

 

 

 

Monochrome Cowl by Joji Locatelli

When:   Sunday, June 18 & July 2    3 - 5 pm

Cost:      $10

Who:     Cathy

Materials: fingering weight yarn

Description: At first sight, it might look like a simple cowl with some easy eyelets. But there’s much more to it. This versatile cowl explores some easy and beautiful lace patterns. It is the perfect project to get familiar with lace and some of its variations. Choose a soft and luxurious yarn to make a piece that you will always want to keep on your neck.

 

 
Passing Showers by Elizabeth Smith

When: Saturday, June 24, July 8, 22 & August 5       1 - 3 pm

Cost: $10

Who: Michelle

Materials: DK weight yarn, appropriate needles for gauge

Description: Passing Showers is an open-style short sleeved cardigan using DK weight or light worsted weight yarn. It is knit in one piece from the top-down and features A-line body shaping. An eyelet stitch pattern is featured on the back as well as along the bottom hem. Stitches are picked up to create the front bands. An easy layering piece, perfect for warmer weather!

 

 

Shaelyn Shawl by Leila Raabe

When: Saturday, July 8, 22 & August 5     10 am  - 12 pm

Cost:  $10

Who:  Michelle

Materials: fingering or sport weight yarn, appropriate needle

Description: A top down center out triangular shawl with alternating sections of lace and stockinette. Lace is both charted and written.

 

 

 
Mercury Socks by Kim Drotar

When: Sunday, July 23 & August 6  3 - 5 pm

Cost:  $10

Who:  Michelle

Materials: fingering weight yarn, appropriate needle

Description: This is a simple lace sock knit cuff down with a gusset heel. There are four size options so everybody should be able to find the right fit!

 

 
Oscillare Cowl by Barbara Benson

When: Monday, July 24 & August 7  6 - 8 pm

Cost:   $10

Who:  Chris

Materials: 200 yards of two different colors of DK weight yarn, US 4 & 6 needles

Description: A simple mosaic-knit cowl. It’s knit using only one strand of yarn at a time. You are knitting stripes and slipping stitches. It is probably the easiest colorwork, other than just knitting stripes. The pattern is fully written out  and with charts for those who like them.

 
Constellate Hat by Hunter Hammersen

Session: Saturday, August 19 & September 2    1 - 3 pm

Cost:    $10

Who:    Cathy

Materials: fingering weight yarn

Description: Sometimes simple and classic is the way to go. And it doesn’t get much more simple or classic than a lovely ribbed hat. But charming though the classics may be, how about a little something extra to keep it interesting? And the beautiful stitch on this hat is just the thing!

 

 
Baker’s Hat by Susan B. Anderson

When:   Sunday, August 20 & September 10   3 - 5 pm

Cost:      $10

Who:     Cathy

Materials: 370 yards fingering weight yarn

Description: A great basic beanie knit using a ribbing and stockinette pattern.