Registration is required for all classes.
Call us at 413 586 4331 to register.
Classes and Workshops at
Hurricane Hat $25
Basic circular hat construction with an interesting twist suitable for beginner knitters. Circular sixteen inch needle size 7 and dip’s size 7 and worsted weight yarn.
Sat. Jan 19 2-4pm
Helix Hat $25
Add some excitement to simple color stripes by learning this simple to do way of knitting with color. Bring three colors of worsted weight yarn, size 6 and 8 sixteen inch needles. There is homework for this class so be sure to call ahead.
Sat. Jan 12 1-3pm
Fair Isle Hat (meets twice) $45
Traditional Fair Isle knitting is fulling explored while you knit these beautiful tam designed by Marie Wallin. Yarn is Shetland Spindrift by Jamieson and Smith, and you will need circular needles. Kits will be available for purchase.
Sat. Jan 27 1-3pm (part 1)
Sat. Feb 24 1-3pm (part 2)
Latvian Braided Hat $25
This technique is fun to do and impressive on a hat or fingerless mitts. Learn the secrets of Latvian Braid as you make a hat.
Sat Jan 26 10:30-12:30. Size 10 sixteen inch needle and 2 colors of bulky weight yarn.
Uneek Mittens. $25
Suitable for beginner knitters, this class teaches basic mitten construction and adds the Elizabeth Zimmerman thumb trick. You will probably finish one mitten in class. You will need
size 13 dp needles and 70 yds of super bulky weight yarn.
Sun. Jan 20 1-3pm
Mrs. Hupps Slippers. $25
Provisional cast on, i-cord finish, garter and ribbing, all combine to make this delightful and skill building slipper. You will need size 6 and 8 needles and bulky weight yarn.
Sat Feb 2 11-2pm
Basic Brioche $25
Come on and try it, even if it is for the second time. We will get the brioche stitch down and knit a cowl in two colors. You will need size 6 and 8 circular sixteen inch needles and 2 colors of worsted weight yarn.
Sat. Feb 9 10:30-12:30
Knit Alongs for Winter
Join one or more of these special classes where everyone s making the same garment and learning the tricks to success in that item.
Vintersol by Camilla Vad $45
Sat Jan 26 2-4pm; Sat. Feb 2 2-4pm; Sun. Feb 10 2-4pm.
This is a top-down, short row, three color yoked pullover. We had so much fun knitting the Humulus that we decided to make this one next. You will need size 5 and 6 circular needles and worsted weight yarn in three colors.
Two sessions: Sun. Feb 17 1-3 and Sat. Feb 23 10-12
A new way to use up leftovers! Bring your scraps and a pair of size 5-8 needles and learn to knit a colorful afghan while you knitting ends and attach as you go!
Dotted Rays by Steven West $35
Sat. Feb 16 10-12 and Sat March 2 10-12
This arched shawl begins at the center with only three stitches while yarn over increases quickly expand the shape. Garter stitch short rows add length to one side forming rays that gradually increase in size. I-cord edges and an I-cord bind off outline the entire shape while you knit for a seamless finish. Choose a self-striping yarn or add your own colorful stripes! Size 9 needles and worsted weight yarn.
Explore the world of short rows without a big investment of time. This little hat teaches you the tricks of short rowing and the fun of color work the easy way. You will need size 3 or 4 straight needles and 2 colors of dk weight yarn.
Sat Jan 13 1-3 pm
Six Week Classes $95
Our six week sessions meet once a week for two hours for six weeks. There are no make-up classes, but we are available for extra help during the week if you miss a class. Learn to knit, start your first sweater or up-grade your techniques, these classes are fun and informative.
Sessions begin on the following days and times:
Mon. Jan 7 5-7pm
Tues. Jan 8th 6-8
Mon Jan 14 10-12
Wed Jan 16 10-12
Thurs. Jan 17 5-7
Please register and purchase materials in advance of the class date.**********************************************************************
Long tail cast-on, knit, purl, bind off and sew a basic seam as you learn to knit your first fingerless mitt. Size 9 needles and chunky weight yarn not included. $25
Sat. Jan 5 12-3pm
Sat. Jan 19 12-3pm
Sun Jan 27 12-3
Sat. Feb 9 1-4pm
Sun Feb 10 1-4pm
Sat. Feb 23 1-4pm
29 Pleasant St Ste 101
Northampton Ma 01060
413 586 4331
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Call us at 413 586 4331 to register for any of our classes.