Class Descriptions

Socks Series:

Socks 101/ Intro to Socks:
Beginner knitter? Want to give socks a try? They’re fun and very portable!
Required Knowledge: cast on, knit, purl, bind-off, increases, decreases, and knitting in the round.
You will learn: basic cuff-down sock construction (including traditional heel-flap heel) and kitchener stitch.
One 3 hour session.

Socks 201/ Toe-Up Socks:
Ready to try toe-up socks? They’re not as hard as they look!
Required Knowledge: cast-on, knit, purl, bind-off, increases, decreases, knitting in the round, plus basic sock experience preferred.
You will learn: magic loop and/or two circulars method, basic toe-up sock construction techniques.
One 3 hour session.

Socks 202/ Two at a Time Toe-Up Socks:
Want to eliminate second sock syndrome? Learn to knit your socks two-at-a-time! You can make the most of your sock yarn and eliminate the fear that you’ll run out of yarn.
Required Knowledge: cast-on, knit, purl, bind-off, increases, decreases, knitting in the round, plus toe-up sock construction experience preferred.
You will learn: magic loop, two-at-a-time sock construction techniques.
One 3 hour session.

Techniques Series:

Illusion Knitting:
Illusion knitting is an interesting technique. It can give very dramatic and eye-catching results, but it is much easier than it looks!
Required Knowledge: cast-on, knit, purl, bind-off.
One 3-hour session.

Entrelac Knitting:
Entrelac is a very fun knitting technique! It gives the appearance of basketweave – and can make long color change yarns look fabulous!
Required Knowledge: cast-on, knit, purl, bind-off, increases and decreases.
You will learn: entrelac knitting.
One 3-hour session.

Decorative Stitches: Nupps, Bobbles, Stars and Clusters:
Want to add texture to your knitting?  Then this is the class for you!  We’ll cover all sorts of textured stitches that can make your knitting ‘pop’!
Required Knowledge: cast-on, knit, purl, bind off, increases, decreases.
One 3-hour session.

Decorative Cast Ons and Bind Offs:

A Sampling of Short Rows:

Beginner Fair Isle:

Thrummed Mittens:

Steeking: