Class Listings

New class lists are available for the upcoming three months.

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

 

 

Class schedule for January, February, March and April 2019

 

 

 

Getting Started and Regular Happenings 

 

Beginning Knitting 

Session 1: Thur., Feb. 7 1-3pm 

Session 2: Thur., Mar. 7 1-3pm

Session 3: Sat., Mar. 16 10-12

Session 4:Thurs., Apr. 4 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 $20 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-Long - Throwback Thursday by Mary Annarella
When: Sunday, Feb. 3, 17, Mar. 10, 24, Apr. 7  1-3 pm
Cost: FREE
Who: Cathy
Description: This sweater pattern is available in both fingering and worsted weight. It’s totally up to you which pattern you buy. Throwback Thursday features a rolled neck but is updated with a split hem, an easy lace + cable design at the sides, and a set-in sleeve that is worked simultaneously with the upper bodice.

 

 

Knit-A-Long - Chevron Flight by Laura Reinbach

When: Sunday, Feb. 10, Mar. 3, 10, 24, Apr. 14, & 28   1-3 pm

Cost: FREE

Who: Nora

Materials: Two colors of worsted weight yarn and appropriate needles for gauge

Description: This sweater is worked from the bottom up in the round. First the body is worked straight to the underarms. Next, two sleeves are made, then knitted on to the body. Short rows are worked to start shaping the back of the yoke. Once the colorwork and yoke shaping are complete, the last few short rows are worked to raise the back of the neck.

 

Sock Classes

Socks 101 – Double points or 9” circular

When:      Saturday, Feb. 9, Mar. 2 & Mar. 16  10 am - 12 pm

Cost:       $10

Materials:     suggested DK sock yarn, appropriate sized needles.

Description: Socks are the perfect small project! Knit them in the car, by the fire, or at a game. Wherever your travels take you, socks are fun and portable!!


Socks 201 – Magic Loop or Two at a Time

When: By appointment

Cost: $10

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:     $10
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.

 All Points South Pullover Shawl by Casapinka

When: Saturday, February 2, 16 & March  9   1 - 3 pm
Cost: $10
Who: Leslie
Materials: 3 skeins fingering weight yarn, US 4 needle
Description: This is top down, seamless pullover shawl. There are a variety of stitches to keep it interesting and it is designed for solids, speckles, variegated or a combination of all three. 

 

Beginning Sweater - Staring at the Stars by Alicia Plummer

When: Sunday, February 17, March 10, 24, April 7  3-5 pm
Cost: $10
Who: Cathy
Materials: Worsted/Heavy DK, appropriate needles for gauge
Description: This is the perfect first sweater. It’s a top-down, seamless, raglan with a fun detail around the bottom. You’ll be knitting your first sweater in no time. Now’s the time. Just do it!!!

 



Ice Cloud Mystery KAL by Carol Feller

When: Sunday, January 20, 27 & February 3  3-5 pm
Cost: $10
Who: Nora & Regina
Materials: 2 colors of Nua and 1 color of Cumulus, US 7 needle
Description: I don’t want to give too much away as it’s a mystery but I will tell you that it’s a sideways knit shawl that uses 3 different colors. It’s a wide, fairly shallow shawl that’s perfect for wrapping yourself up in on those cold, icy, winter mornings.

 

 

Peace of the Wild Things Shawl by Helen Stewart

When: Monday,  February 11, 25 & March 11  6-8 pm

Cost: $10

Who: Regina

Materials: 1 skein fingering weight yarn, US 6 needles

Description: The Peace of Wild Things Shawl is a lovely one-skein project in fingering weight yarn, inspired by the beauty and peace of nature. The graceful crescent shape is so easy to wear, and the little details of this shawl will make it a very special gift for someone dear. It features a smooth stockinette body, scattered with a sprinkling of optional beads. A deep border of delicate lace makes this shawl the perfect crowning glory for a party frock, but its inherent simplicity means that it is also a wonderful piece for adding a little extra joy to your everyday wardrobe.

 

 

 

 

Vanilla is the New Black Sock by Vanessa Fletcher

When: Saturday, March 2, 16 & 30  1-3 pm

Cost: $10

Who: Cathy

Materials: 1 skein of fingering/sport weight yarn depending on pattern purchased, appropriate needle for gauge

Description: Featuring a Strong-style heel, this sock is worked from the top down without the need to pick up stitches. This means the finished sock is reversible. Yes, both sides are pretty enough to be shown!

 

 

 

The Girl from the Grocery Store Shawl by Joji Locatelli

When: Sunday. March 3, 17 & 31  3-5 pm

Cost: $10

Who: Regina

Materials: 2 contrasting skeins of fingering weight yarn, US 7 needle

Description: This shawl is constructed sideways from tip to tip. Some stitches are increased at one side while some stitches are decreased on the opposite, giving this triangle its biased look. The techniques used are so simple that make this shawl perfect for beginners.

 

 

 

Beginner Brioche Cowl by Cathy Gallagher

When: Saturday, March 30 & April 13  10 am - 12 pm

Cost: $10

Who: Cathy

Materials: 2 skeins chunky yarn, US needle

Description: This is a perfect first brioche project. Brioche is very popular right now and it’s time to learn a new technique.