Our

Classes


 

Shawl Knit-a-Long

Thursday, July 27th at 2:00 pm

This shawl can be knit as a rectangle or wedge and in various types and weights  of yarn. The class is free and you will get a 20% discount on supplies. Pattern is available for $6.00.

Come in and we will help you consider all your options. After the first class, help will be available during our social knitting hours. If we need to special order the yarn you select, it will take at least 10 days to arrive, so come in soon to insure you have all the yarn required for the shawl.

Greenwood Shawl - Berroco Portfolio pattern

Greenwood Shawl - Berroco Portfolio pattern

Learn to Knit

Tuesday mornings we will have a "Learn to Knit Group" from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm. Call ahead so we know you're coming.

Learn to Crochet

Friday afternoons we will have a "Learn to Crochet Group" from  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Call ahead so we know you're coming.

    

Top Down Sox

Date to be announced in the summer

Learn Magic Loop method and short row heel flap.  The basics of sox construction and how to make them fit will be covered.

Custom Fit Sweater Class

July 31st at 2:00 pm and August 4th at 10:am

Back by popular demand: Sally Meeker, owner of The Clever Ewe in Ada, MI, is coming to teach knitters how to knit a custom fit sweater using Amy Herzog's new program which computes YOUR measurements, yarn choice, and needle size to ensure a custom fit.  Cost of the two-day class is $75 and you will get 15% discount on yarn you buy for your project.

Finishing Class

August 4th at 2:00 pm    

You spent a ton of time and money to knit your project. It’s worth the time to learn how to finish it so it looks great!  Learn how to finish those seams and other tricks to make you look like a professional. Cost of Class:  $35.00

German Short Rows Class

date to be announced in the summer

How to knit scarves or cowls using German Short Rows allowing you to create beautiful projects without the troublesome holes. Learn something new to improve your knitting skills.

Greater Traverse Yarn Shop Hop

September 22-24

Friday:  10-7

Saturday:  10-4

Sunday:  12-4

Seven shops in the area open their doors and offer specials, sales and prizes. Gather a group and make the rounds to see the diversity of the shops we have in this area. 

 

Knitting Help and Support

Although this technically is not a class, there is always help and support during our social knitting groups. If you're having trouble getting started, need help learning a new stitch, or trying to figure out how to fix a mistake, we will gladly help with no fee!