Class Descriptions

Interested in learning to crochet or knit? Looking to learn a new stitch? We’ve got a class for that!

Learn to Crochet

Crochet 101: 20180905_130858Students will learn the beginning chain, single crochet, and double crochet, how to read a pattern, and how to choose the right materials. At the end of the class you’ll have a completed wash cloth.

Skill Level: Absolute Beginner
Length: Three Weeks, 1 hour per week
Cost: $60, all supplies included
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Shaping Basics: fedaaebf-4c84-4960-8e6c-64575baad4e0Winter is coming and you’ll need a good hat to be ready. Learn the basics of crocheting a hat and techniques for making a specific shape and adding a flower embellishment. Bring your own Yarn, Bring your own Hook.

Skill Level: Beginner +
Length: Three Weeks, 1 hour per week
Cost: $45 + supplies
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Amigurumi Ahoy: Learn the skills you need to take your stuffed animals from basic to brilliant. Learn magic loop, invisible increases and decreases, simple embroidery, and how to stuff your crocheted animals so they’re both huggable and durable. Some supplies included, Bring your own Hook.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Length: Three Weeks, 1 hour per week
Cost: $70, yarn and fiberfill included
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Learn to Knit

Knitting 101: 3ff4fe43-5c86-4280-b065-a3baa3d63293You’ll learn how to hold your needles and cast on and bind off a project, as well as the first two basic stitches, knit and purl. Select the right materials, knit a gauge swatch, and learn how to read a pattern. Leave the class with a finished washcloth.

Skill Level: Absolute Beginner
Length: Three Weeks, 1 hour per week

 

Cost: $60, all supplies included
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Baby’s First Blanket: The perfect project to learn how to increase and decrease stitches. Pick out your yarn from a selection of washable bulky-weight fibres that knit up quickly for a satisfying project. Bring your own Needles.

Skill Level: Beginner +
Length: Three Weeks, 1 hour per week
Cost: $75, yarn included
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Sockspiration: b2bdd99e-e47c-4838-a822-bbb5a96efa3fWork on double-pointed needles to create a basic sock that’s perfect for inside of boots, or wearing around the house on chilly days. You’ll need to know how to knit and purl already. New skills include slip-slip-knit, knit-front-and-back, and the Kitchener stitch. Bring your own Needles, Bring your own Yarn.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Length: Four Weeks, 1 hour per week
Cost: $60 + supplies
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Drop in Days

Stitching Social: Every Wednesday from 6-8 pm, join us for an evening of knitting, crocheting, or whatever your fibre fancy. Strengthen your skills, meet new people, and share your ideas in a supportive and social environment. Everyone is welcome to this FREE event.

Craft for the Community: Join us Fridays from 1-3 pm for an afternoon dedicated to working on projects to benefit our community. Whether you knit hats for the hospital, crochet prayer shawls for your church, or craft mittens for the homeless, let us help with your projects in a fun and supportive environment. Everyone is welcome to this FREE event!

Learn the Next Stitch: Anything goes in this class! If you’re already comfortable with the basics of knitting (knit and purl stitch) or crochet (chain and single crochet) and you want to take the next step, this is the class for you. Bring along your advanced beginner or intermediate project and we’ll help you through it! Bring your own Yarn, Bring your own Hook/Needles.

Skill Level: Any
Cost: $20 per drop in *please arrive early if planning to purchase supplies

One of A Kind Classes

Basket Weaving: image000000 (1)this one afternoon class will teach you the basic techniques of basket weaving and you’ll go home with a lovely star shaped Christmas ornament just in time to start your holiday decorating.

Skill Level: Absolute Beginner
Cost: $15 – all supplies included
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Needle Felting: In this 3 hour class you will create an adorable needle felted gingerbreadman Christmas ornament. This class is suitable for absolute beginners.Felted Gingerbreadman

Skill Level: Absolute Beginner
Cost: $25 – all supplies included
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For current class dates and times, please visit our Events Calendar page. You can register for classes online or in person by visiting our store at 1505 Ottawa Street.