Knitting

Classes and Lessons


Knitting 101

$30 plus supplies
Instructor: Listed Below

In this group class you will be learning the basics of knitting. You’ll be introduced to basic knitting terminology, and learn the knit stitch.  Classes are sold as single sessions, we recommend 2 or more sessions to learn all the basics.

Sat, Apr 10th at 10am – contact Carol to sign up – ckf56@aol.com
Fri, Apr 26th at 6pm – contact Paige to sign up – paigetheframer@gmail.com
Sat, May 18th at 10am – contact Michele – mfrankhomes@gmail.com
Sat, Jun 15th at 10am – contact Michele – mfrankhomes@gmail.com


How To:  Continental Knitting

$30 plus supplies
Skill level: All levels of knitting experience welcome
Instructor: Paige

In this group class you will learn how to knit Continental style – tensioning your yarn in your left hand.  This is a great class for knitters wishing to do fair isle knitting – knitting with two colors, holding one in each hand.

Check back for Fall 2019 dates.

Please contact Paige for information and to sign up for this class – email: paigetheframer@gmail.com


The Shift Cowl

$30 plus supplies and pattern by Andrea Mowry
Skill level: Intermediate
Instructor: Michele

Make this fun and popular slipped-stitch cowl.

Saturday, May 11th at 10am
Friday, June 21st at 6pm

Please contact Michele for information and to sign up for this class – email:  mfrankhomes@gmail.com


How To: Gauge!!
Swatch

$30 supplies included
Skill Level:  All levels of knitting experience welcome
Instructor: Paige

Gauge, gauge, gauge! What’s the point?!  Come to this lecture/workshop and find out.  To take your knitting to the next level and to truly begin to understand your craft, gauge and tension are crucial to your success. Let’s chat about it!

Check back for Fall 2019 dates

Please contact Paige for information and to sign up for this class – email: paigetheframer@gmail.com


Zipped Baby Sweater
baby sweater

$75 plus supplies and pattern
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Instructor: Carol

This is a three part class with homework.  Make a zippered baby sweater with a hood in.  I’ll walk you through the steps and help you all the way to sewing in the zipper!

Friday, May 17th and 31st and Friday, June 14th at 6pm

Please contact Carol for more information and to sign up for this class – email: ckf56@aol.com


How To: Magic Loop

$30 – supplies not included
Skill Level: All welcome
Instructor: Michele

Knitting using the Magic Loop method is a useful technique to master. It allows you to knit any size circle on one set of needles. Please come to class with a 40″ knitting needle and worsted weight yarn.

Sunday, April 14th at 1pm

Please contact Michele for information and to sign up for this class – email:  mfrankhomes@gmail.com


How To:  Ravelry!!
Ravelry

$30 bring your laptop or tablet
Skill Level: All welcome
Instructor: Paige

If you knit, crochet, spin or weave and don’t know about Ravelry, you MUST come to this class.  Or if you’d like a better understanding of the website, take this class!  We’ll discuss how to use Ravelry and I will answer your questions.

Check back for Fall 2019 dates.

Please contact Paige for information and to sign up for this class – email: paigetheframer@gmail.com


Inspira Cowl

Inspira

$30 plus supplies and pattern by Graphica
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
Instructor: Michele

Worked in the round, stranded knitting hold 2 colors throughout. Knowledge of knitting in the round is needed.

Saturday, March 16th at 2pm
Friday, April 19th at 6pm

Please contact Michele for more information and to sign up for this class – email: mfrankhomes@gmail.com


Elis Cowl

$30. plus material and pattern by Reiko Kuwamura
Skill Level: Intermediate
Instructor: Carol

A cowl of a unique texture using Indian-cross-stitch, Elis is a great 3 season cowl.

Sunday, June 2nd at 1pm

Please contact Carol for more information and to sign up for this class – email: ckf56@aol.com


Individual Knitting Lessons

Each lesson is designed for the individual ages 15 and up, from beginners or “refreshers” to intermediate knitters.  We will tailor the lesson to your needs and match you up with one of our talented knitting instructors.  Lessons are $75 per double session.  Please contact the instructor below who best fits your schedule.

  • Michele – available most evening and on weekends mfrankhome@gmail.com
  • Paige – available evenings paigetheframer@gmail.com
  • Tara – available on weekends knittywittypurl@comcast.net

Kid Knit!

These are beginner lessons designed for children ages 8 and up.  Lessons are $40 per single session and include starter needles and a ball of yarn.  Knitting parties and group lessons are available too!!  Contact Tara directly for more information and to schedule a lesson at knittywittypurl@comcast.net