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Fixing Mistakes with Sue

Let's face it: we ALL make mistakes when we knit. We drop a stitch or forget a yarnover and don't see it until the next row...and sometimes we're not quiiite sure how to fix it! If this sounds a little too familiar, this is the class for you!

Instruction will include picking up dropped stitches in garter, stockinette (on the knit and purl side), and how to correct mistakes at the beginning and end of row. You will learn to fix missed yarnovers and missed decreases.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Basic knitting skills. Must know how to cast on, knit and purl.

HOMEWORK: Must ARRIVE at class with three different completed swatches approximately 4"x4" with smooth, light-colored worsted weight yarn.

* Swatch 1: garter, do NOT bind off, leave on needle

* Swatches 2 & 3: stockinette, do NOT bind off, leave on needle.

    PRICE: $45 for one two-hour session with Sue

    DATES AND TIMES:

    Saturday, April 29th, from 11am-1pm


    Beginner Socks with Leah

    Learn how to knit socks cuff-down using the 2 circular method in this 3-session class Leah!

    EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Basic knitting skills. Must know how to cast on, knit and purl. Knowledge of knitting in the round is helpful.

    MATERIALS REQUIRED: 2 skeins Raggi 8-ply (worsted weight) yarn OR 1 skein Regia 8-ply OR 1 skein Viking Raggen

     

      PRICE: $65 for 3 sessions with Leah

      DATES AND TIMES:

      Saturday, April 15th, from 3pm-5pm

      Saturday, April 22nd, from 2pm-5pm

      Saturday, April 29th, from 3pm-5pm


      Beginning Knitting

      Learn the necessary basics: Cast on, knit, purl, bind off, yarn over, I-cord and seaming as you make a hat.

      EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Absolute beginner; no prior knitting experience needed

      MATERIALS REQUIRED: About 200 yards yarn, appropriate needles, and pattern

      PRICE: $50 for three two-hour sessions with Sandra

       

      DATES AND TIMES:

       

      Tuesday, April 4th, 11th, and 18th from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm

      Tuesday, May 2nd, 9th, and 16th from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm

      Tuesday, May 2nd, 9th, and 16th from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm

      Tuesday, June 6th, 13th, and 20th from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm

      Tuesday, June 6th, 13th, and 20th from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm

       


      PICK YOUR PROJECT

      Ready to knit your first sweater? Or challenge yourself with a technique you haven’t attempted before? This is the class for you!

       

      EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Basic knitting (cast on, knit, purl)

      TECHNIQUES LEARNED: Selecting appropriate materials, swatching, gauge, pattern reading, and finishing

      MATERIALS REQUIRED: Pattern, needles, and yarn of your choice

      SUGGESTED PROJECTS: Wonderful Wallaby, Baby J Cardigan, Garter Cardi

      PRICE: $50 for three two-hour sessions with Shayron

       

      DATES AND TIMES:

       

       

      Monday, April 3rd, 10th, and 17th from 9:00 am until 11:00 am

      Thursday, April 6th, 13th, and 20th from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm

      Monday, May 1st, 8th, and 15th from 9:00 am until 11:00 am

      Thursday, May 4th, 11th, and 18th from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm

       


      Private Lessons for Children

      We will work with your child one-on-one to learn the basics of knitting. Private lessons can be scheduled at almost any time with Dianne by clicking here.

      Lessons are held at Haus of Yarn.

       

      EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: No experience necessary, but children must be able to tie shoes. Recommended for ages 8 and older.

      CONTACT: Schedule your lesson with Dianne by clicking here!

      PRICE: $25 for an hour-long session with Dianne

       

      *Important Note: Classes fill up quickly, so check your schedule and register now. Please ensure you can attend all the classes in the series, as make-ups are at the discretion of the teacher and are not guaranteed by Haus of Yarn. Class fees are non-refundable. If less than 3 students register for a class, Haus of Yarn reserves the right to cancel the class – students can move to future sessions or choose to take a number of private lessons specified by Haus of Yarn. Prior to 2 weeks before the start of a class, cancellations will receive store credit. After that, we will only apply store credit if your space in the class can be filled by another participant.
      We want your final project to be something you value for years to come. To avoid disappointment in your final project, we ask that all materials be purchased at Haus of Yarn for the class.