Class Projects

 

 

Knit-a-long A - Featherweight

 

 

 

Knit-a-long B - CustomFit

 

 

 

Socks

Socks!

 

 

 

Leaf it Up

 

Thunder Moon

 

Sweater 101

 

Vittorio

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Knitting Classes

Class schedule for July and August 2014



Getting Started and Regular

Happenings

Beginning Knitting for Adults
Session 1:            Tuesday, July 15, 22 & 29   1 - 3 pm
Session 2:            Saturday, August 16, 23 & 30  10 am - 12 pm
Cost:                     $40
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. The first week of class will be spent casting on and learning the knit stitch. Week two, we will add purling into the mix. Week three we will start a project of your choice using your newly learned knitting skills.

Monday Knit Night
When: Mondays 6 - 8 pm
Cost: FREE
Description: Come and hang out with fellow knitters & 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.

Private Knitting Lessons

Cost: $20/hour
Call to schedule an appointment to receive some individualized attention on a current project or to learn a new technique.

The Friends' Knitting Class

Call for class appointments. 2 Hour Classes
Cost: $25/person
Description: Would you and a group of friends like to take a knitting class on a specific topic, but just can’t find a class that fits into your schedule? Get a group of friends together, pick a topic, and call the store to set up your own private knitting class.

Finishing Class

Cost: $20/hour
Bring in a project to finish and we we'll help you with picking up stitches, adding button bands, seaming and blocking. Call to schedule an appointment.

Knit-a-longs

Sunday Knit-A-Long A - Homegrown by Melissa Schaschwary

Featherweight Cardigan Knit-a-long by Hannah Fettig
Session:               Sunday, July 13, 27, August 10, 24  1 - 3 pm
Cost:                     Free with purchase of materials
Materials:            Fingering/Sport/Lace weight yarn, needles, pattern           
Description: This light-weight cardigan can be knit with fingering or lace weight yarn. It is knit from the top-down with minimal finishing. It’s the perfect accessory for a chilly  evening or an air-conditioned restaurant.

Sunday Knit-A-Long B - Elston by Laura Chau

CustomFit Sweater Knit-a-log
Session:      Sunday, July 20, August 3, 24, September 7   1 - 3 pm
Cost:           Free with material of purchase
Description:  CustomFit makes custom patterns for hand-knit sweaters. It takes your choices, your body, and your hand-knit fabric and produces a pattern perfectly suited to you. CustomFit makes a sweater that is the correct size. From hem to neck, and everything in between. Design and fit expertise are built-in, so you get to make all the fun choices (“I want a long-sleeved scoop-neck!”), without worrying about the hard ones (“How much ease do I need in my waist?”).

Socks, Socks and More Socks!!!

Socks 101 - Double Points or 9" circular Needle

Session: Saturday, July 12, 26 & August 2   10 am - 12 pm
Cost: $40, includes pattern
Materials: appropriate weight sock yarn, appropriate sized double points or 9” circular needle
Description: This class will teach you how to make socks on double points or a 9” circular needle. This class is for the knitter who would like to learn to ma ke a pair of handmade socks. Sock yarn makes it very fun to knit your own socks.

 

Classes

Leaf it up Shawl by Nidhi Kansal

Session:  Saturday, July 12 and 26    1 - 3 pm
Cost:        $25, includes pattern
Materials:   US 9 needles, ~350 yards fingering weight yarn
Description:    A light weight meshed scarf interspersed with leaves to  welcome spring.  It’s beautiful. Stop in the shop to check it out.

Thunder Moon by Mindy Wilkes
Session: Saturday, August 2 & 16  1 - 3-pm
Cost:       $25, includes pattern
Materials:  Fingering weight yarn, US 4 & 6 needles
Description:   Thunder Moon is a crescent shawl that is worked from the bottom up. The lace border features a zig zag “lightning” motif. The body of the shawl is worked in garter stitch and uses short rows to create the crescent shape. The pattern includes both written and charted instructions.

Sweater 101 by Knitting Pure and Simple
Session: Sunday, July 13, 27, August 10, 24   3 - 5
Cost:      $40, includes pattern
Materials:   Worsted weight yarn, US 7 & 5 or needles needed for gauge
Description: A perfect first sweater. This simple but elegant design takes you almost anywhere. Knit from the top-down with minimal finishing. Knit yours with whatever length sleeve you desire.

Vittorio Shawlette by Corrina Ferguson

Session:    Saturday, August 23 & 30   1 - 3 pm
Cost:         $25, includes pattern
Materials:    400 yards fingering weight yarn, US6 needle
Description:  This sideways shawlette makes the most of a gorgeous highly variegated sock yarn. The chevron pattern adds interest and breaks up any pooling and the simple edgings stand out without being obscured by awesome loud colors. The shawlette is long and thin with a crescent shape achieved by shaping along the top edge. Available in written and charted formats.

 


 

 

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