Free Beginning Knitting and Crochet Classes!
Beginning Knitting Class - Every Wednesday at 4:00 PM
Beginning Crochet Class - Every Friday at 5:00 PM
Kids are great, and we love teaching the next generation all about fiber arts! Kids that are 13+ are welcome to participate in our classes unaccompanied by adults. Kids younger than 13 years old are required to be accompanied by an adult that will also be participating in class so the adult can provide support both in and out of class.
Beginning Wheel Spinning
Margaret is here to answer the call of all you fledgling spinners out there. In this two part series, you will learn the mechanics of wheel spinning on our various rental wheels. Try out a few and select one that feels best.
Spinners will be provided with fiber for practicing in class. As always, a 10% discount on materials required for classes will be extended to students.
Class Dates & Times: 5/26 & 6/2 1-2:00 pm
Beginning Spindle Spinning Class
Margaret is back and teaching spindle spinning! She will lead a new flock of spinners in Bellingham into the wild blue yonder of fiber arts! Spinners signing up for this spindle spinning class will receive a beginner spindle kit including your very own spindle and fiber for practicing in class. As always, a 10% discount on materials required for classes will be extended to students.
Class Dates & Times: 5/26 & 6/2, 11-12:00 pm
Two at a Time Toe Up Socks To Fit
In this intermediate class learn to knit socks two at a time with magic loop from the toe up so they perfectly fit your feet! You'll make cozy house socks with a gusset using bulky weight yarn. You'll need one skein chunky/Bulky yarn approximately 123 yards we recommend Plymouth Chunky Merino Superwash and size 10 40" circular needles or size to obtain gauge. Students will receive a 10% discount on all materials for the class.
Skills required knitting, purling, and left and right increases and decreases.
Dates/Time: June 13th & 20th 6-7:30pm
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Learn all the techniques used in Intarsia knitting. This class will teach you how to knit areas of color such as pictures, shapes or polka dots into your projects. You will learn how to keep your tension even as you work each color change and how to avoid gaps in the fabric. You will also learn how to evaluate and design intarsia patterns along with the use of color charts using multiple yarns, carrying yarns and carrying and interlocking new yarn colors. Bring your own swatch pattern, or one will be provided. Classes will include two two hour sessions with practice time in class and homework between classes. Additional information will be provided upon class registration.
Materials required: 3 balls of worsted weight yarn in different colors, and a pair of size 8 needles.
Students will receive 10% off materials purchased for the class
Date/Time: : Saturday June 15th & 22nd 11- 1pm
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Beginning Lace Knitting