September Classes

 

Basic Knitting 101 Esther’s Style


Esther Beckwith  -  Beginning  -  $55

 

Tuesdays, September 4,11,18,25,Oct 2 - 10:15am-12:15pm


You’ll start with the very basic of how to knit and how to purl. Each week you will add to this skill by making swatches of Garter stitch, Stockinette Stitch, basic YO, M1 (increase stitches), and cable stitches. You will knit your first scarf as we go along. In addition, you will be provided easy free patterns for scarves using the new stitch methods each week.



“Mountain Berries” Triangular Lacy Shawl


Esther Beckwith  - Intermediate-Advanced - $55


Tuesdays, September 4,11,18,25,Oct 2 1:15am-3:15pm


This lacy shawl is knit from the bottom up creating a unique edge along the sides and using a stretchy bind off. The pattern will be one of Esther’s Designs. You will use local Mountain Colors Yarn : Twizzlefoot Perspective Hand Painted Berries Kit. You may either create the same size as the model or a kerchief version.



Ossify Mitts


Lauren Parker -  Adventurous Beginner - $40


Fridays, September 7,14,21,28  -  10:15am-12:15pm


Twisted rib cables intersect to create overlapping diamond leaves on these substantial mittens, which fall mid-forearm length. Mittens are worked from the bottom cuff up, with a leaf cable motif on the front, and stockinette on the palm.



Boyfriend Oversize Sweater


Esther Beckwith  - Intermediate-Advanced -  $55 + yarn kits


Mondays,  Sept 10,17,24, Oct 1,8  - 1:15pm-3:15pm

 

A simple sweater knit in Stockinette Stitch, with focus on the Intarsia, and duplicate stitch embroidery motif of a Rose.


Lanesplitter Skirt


Lauren Parker  - Adventurous Beginner -  $50


Mondays, September 10, 17, 24, October 1,8 -  6pm – 8pm


The Lanesplitter is a bias knit skirt that won’t curl at the edges or stretch out of shape. Choose a size that fits your hips, and we’ll customize the shape with elastic at the waist.



Beginning Crochet  101 


Jasmine Strain - Beginner  - $40

 

Tuesdays, September 11,18,25 - 1pm-3pm


Come learn the 101 of crocheting. you will learn basic stitches and you how to read a pattern as we start a simple project. Projects will be a hand towel and a pot holder.



Crochet  BYOP #1 (Bring Your Own Project)


Jasmine Strain  - Beginner - $40 


Thursdays, September 13,20,27 -  1pm-3pm


Bring your own project and come enjoy some great company. Jasmine will help you with that pattern you’ve been eyeing or assist you with that pattern that’s got you stumped.


 

Beginning Fair Isle


Lisa Johnson  - Advanced Beginner -  $45

 

Saturdays, Sept 22, 29, Oct. 13 -   10:15am-12:15pm


Learn basic fair isle knitting techniques, including a two colored longtail cast-on, corrugated rib, and weaving in floats.   The cowl pattern has an easy stranded motif for introduction to fair isle in the round.  This project knits up quickly and will be a wonderful gift!

  

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