Calendar of Classes

 

It’s a new year at the shop and we will be offering several classes every month.  All classes require that you register at least 4 days ahead of the class.  Also, a minimum of two students will be necessary for the class to be a go.  There are also instructors available on a private lesson basis.  Please sign up by either calling the shop during normal business hours or emailing the shop at thecraftstudiogj@gmailcom.

Monday Night Knit Night – Come join us every Monday night from 6 – 8:30.  Bring whatever project you’re working on and join us for a relaxed evening.  Knitters, crocheters, spinners, cross stitchers, etc.  All are welcome.  The tea, coffee and chai are always on….

Beginning Knitting – Learn to knit!  This is a craft/skill that you will enjoy for many years to come.  In this class you will make a basic dishcloth.

January 17th, 6-8 p.m.  Class fee:  $20.00, plus supplies (10% shop discount)

Advanced Beginner Knitting – Two Session Class – Instructor:  Lesly – In this class we will be making the Tilted Texture Shawl.  This shawl is a classic that will help you perfect your knitting and purling and introduce you to reading a chart.  Class fee:  $40.00, plus supplies (10% discount)

Thursday January 18th and February 1st, 9-11 a.m. or 6-8 p.m.

Fair Isle Fridays in January – Have you every wanted to dabble in Fair Isle knitting?  Joins us from 3 – 5 on Friday afternoons to explore this fun knitting technique.  $10.00 per person or $5.00 per person if you purchase your supplies from the shop.

Spinning on a Wheel – Instructor:  Pamela – Come learn to spin!  Class size is limited, please sign up early!  A variety of spinning fiber is included in the class fee.  If you have a wheel, feel free to bring it.  Schacht wheels are available for class.  Class fee $40.

January 11 6 – 8

Spin on a Drop Spindle – Instructor:  Pamela – Learn to spin on a drop spindle!  A drop spindle is a portable inexpensive tool that was used to spin fiber for thousands of years.  Class size is limited, please sign up early!  Spinning fiber is included in the class fee.  Spindles will be available to borrow for class or you may purchase one for $30.  If you have a spindle, please feel free to bring it.  Class fee:  $40

January 11 6 – 8

Building with Lace – Either Sundays with Lesly or Tuesdays with Pamela  – This is a 9 month class based on the book “Building with Lace.”  The fee for the class will be based on $10.00 per hour and payments for 3 months at a time are required.

Sunday, January 28th, 1 – 3 – Session 1

Ongoing Entrelac with Jan – Learn this beautiful technique from a true master.  Jan will simplify and guide you through the steps of knitting entrelac.  $10 per hour

Every Wednesday from 1 – 4

Knit a 2 Hour Hat – Instructor:  Lynne – Knit a hat in two hours using one of the beautiful bulky yarns in the shop.  Class fee:  $20, plus supplies (10% discount)

February 3rd Noon – 3:30

February 6th 5:30 – 8:30

March 3rd 12 – 2:30 or

March 6th 5:30 – 8:00

Saturday Sock Class – Beginning Socks on double points –  This is a three session class.  Learn sock construction and terminology.  After leaning to make socks on double points and understanding their construction, it is easy to move on to socks on circulars.  Class fee:  $60.00, plus supplies (10% discount)

January 20th 9 – 11 – 1st class; February 3rd 9-11- 2nd class; February 17th 9-11- 3rd class

Beaded Beads – Learn to make beads using delicas  Warning….these beads are addictive.  Class fee $20.00, plus supplies (10% discount)

February 20th 3 – 6

Intermediate Sock Knitting
Knitting Socks Two-At-A-Time Top Down

Are you frustrated with SSS (Single Sock Syndrome)? Fear not! Lynne will teach you how to make socks two-at-a-time so you’ll have a pair ready to wear when you bind off!

Feb.19th 6-8 pm Casting on and getting started
Mar 5th 6-8:30 pm Turning that heel
Mar 19th 6-8 pm Finishing off with a Kitchener stitch.

* 1 skein Wonderland yarn wound into two equal balls
* US 4 circular needles (32” or 40”)
* US 4 dpns
* Stitch markers
* Blunt tapestry needle

Some knitting experience required. Must know how to do long-tail cast on, knit, and purl.

All supplies are 10% off when you sign up for the class at The Craft Studio and Yarn Shop.
Class registration is required. Two students minimum. Class fee $50.

Arm Knitting for Mom and Me

A perfect Saturday activity. Learn to cast on, knit, and bind off using only your arms. You’ll have a beautiful scarf or cowl to wear as your finished project.

Feb. 24th 10-12pm

*1 skein bulky or chunky weight yarn wound into ball

All supplies are 10% off when you sign up for the class at The Craft Studio and Yarn Shop.
Class registration is required. Class fee: $20