MAKE DO & MEND
Learn how to darn your knits or mend your jeans! This class will focus on using yarn & thread to patch your pieces and give them new life.
Class Cost: $30
March 12th; 2:30-4:30 PM
TIME FOR TECHNIQUES
Ready to learn some techniques that will really improve your knitting and finishing? We’ll cover seaming, helical knitting, how to close those pesky armpit holes in sweaters, and Westknits Weavin’ Stephen way of weaving in ends as you go, just to name a few! Please pick one class time to attend.
Class cost: $20
March 20th; 10am-11:30am
WANDERING WITH WESTKNITS
Come and join me as we wander through the spring working on our Westknits! This will be a 3 month, 6 class experience of making your very own WestKnits shawl. Pick your favorite pattern as I will be helping each student with their individual project. This would be a great series for a knitter who has started & gotten stuck or who has wanted to start but never cast on. We will meet Friday mornings. Each class will be just $10 and is designed to help you knit your shawl from cast on to bind off with all the fun techniques in between. Payment will be due at time of class but please make sure to register in advance as spots are limited.
Class Cost: $10 each session
March 19th & 26, April 9th & 16th, May 21 & 28th
10AM – 11:30AM
INTRODUCTION TO BRIOCHE
Want to learn the magic behind the brioche stitch? Join the Introduction to Brioche class and we’ll have you barking and burping in no time! You’ll take two colors of worsted weight yarn and make a gorgeous ribbed cowl. This is a one session, two hour class.
March 26th; 2-4pm
April 2nd; 2-4pm
Learn sideways construction with this fun vest just in time for summer! With a great cotton yarn you can wear this vest year-round. You’ll learn an easy-peasy chevron lace pattern & how to customize your fit.
Class Cost: $40
April 9th & May 7th; 2-4pm
MY FIRST SWEATER: THE WAVE OF CHANGE PULLOVER
This three part class covers all the basics in how to make sure your sweater fits – and that the end result is exactly what you imagined! Learn the best tips on how to work short rows, insert a life line, and blocking your finished garment. You’ll discuss row gauge and highth – and why thats important!
May 14th, June 4th, & July 9th; 2-4pm
BEYOND BRIOCHE BASICS
Have you conquered the regular brioche stitch? Are you ready for left leaning decreases, right leaning decreases, and even an 16 stitch increase? Check out the Beyond Brioche basics class! This two hour class will get you chugging on the brioche train!
Please email to register & set a date.
Girl & Boy Scout Options
Are you a Girl Scout troop looking for a new badge? Does your Boy Scout need to learn how to mend or place a patch on canvas? I offer special discounts on group sessions in one block hours for Girl & Boy Scout troops. Contact me for more details on what each lesson entails!
Want to create the intricate look of fair isle without the hard work of purling? Candice’s Dreamcatcher Shawl is composed entirely of two color garter slips and is so easy you’ll wonder why you’ve never tried mosaic knitting before! You’ll also learn how to do a picot edge bind off in this class.
Please email to register and set a date. This is a one day, two hour class. Once registered you will receive a list of class supplies and any homework to be done prior to meeting.
Looking for a beginning knitting class? Contact me for a private lesson! Please email/call for more class details. Pattern and supplies must be purchased prior to class.