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
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
Materials: Smooth 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.
When: Mondays 6 – 8 pm
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 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.
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
When: Sunday, May 14, 28, June 11, 25, July 9, 23 & August 6 1 - 3 pm
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!
When: Sunday, June 4, 18, July 2, 16 & 30 1 - 3 pm
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.
Socks 101 – Double points or 9” circular
When: Saturday, July 15, 29 & August 19 10 am - 12 pm
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!!
When: By appointment
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.
When: By Appointment
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.
When: Saturday, June 3, 17 & July 1 10 am - 12 pm
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.
When: Saturday, June 3, 17 & July 1 1 - 3 pm
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!
Monday, June 5, 19 & July 10 6 - 8 pm
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!
When: Sunday, June 18 & July 2 3 - 5 pm
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.
When: Saturday, June 24, July 8, 22 & August 5 1 - 3 pm
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!
When: Saturday, July 8, 22 & August 5 10 am - 12 pm
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.
When: Sunday, July 23 & August 6 3 - 5 pm
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!
When: Monday, July 24 & August 7 6 - 8 pm
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.
Session: Saturday, August 19 & September 2 1 - 3 pm
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!
When: Sunday, August 20 & September 10 3 - 5 pm
Materials: 370 yards fingering weight yarn
Description: A great basic beanie knit using a ribbing and stockinette pattern.