Posts made in November, 2013

Coming Up December 2-8

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free. Continuing Knitting, 6 to 8 p.m. $120 for six weeks. Work on your own project in a group setting as you gain confidence, get help and learn new techniques from an experienced teacher. Contact the store for registration information. Thursday: Charity knitting group, noon to 2 p.m. We have suggestions for charities and patterns. Come join us!Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 plus supplies. No registration required.Project Help, 6 to 8 p.m. Stuck on a project? Need to learn a new technique? Drop in for help. Only $5.Friday: Spinning group, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Bring your wheel or spindle and socialize. Free.Saturday: Sculpting With Felting Needles, 10:30 to 12:30.  Create your own three-dimensional objects such as flowers, animals or dolls using a needle and unspun wool. No prerequisites. Class fee includes fiber, felting needles and foam pad. Supplies included. $35.Ravi Knitalong help and socialization session, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday: Continuing Knitting, 10 a.m. to nooOne 2-hour session. Create your own three-dimensional objects such as flowers, animals or dolls using a needle and unspun wool. No prerequisites. Class fee includes fiber, felting needles and foam pad. Supplies included. $35.. $120 for six weeks. Work on your own project in a group setting as you gain confidence, get help and learn new techniques from an experienced teacher. Contact the store for registration information. Learn to Crochet, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Learn how to chain and get an introduction to three common crochet stitches. $20 plus supplies. Contact the store for registration information.Crocheted Beanie, 3 to 5 p.m. Once you’ve learned the basic stitches, learn to crochet in the round and make an easy hat. $20 plus supplies. Contact the store for registration...

Posted on Nov 30, 2013 in Charity, Classes, Needle Felting, Ravi KAL, Spinning | Comments Off on Coming Up December 2-8

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Coming Up Nov. 25-Dec. 1

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Thursday: Closed for Thanksgiving.Friday, Saturday, Sunday: Open normal hours.

Posted on Nov 25, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Coming Up Nov. 25-Dec. 1

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Coming Up November 18-24

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free. Continuing Knitting, 6 to 8 p.m. $120 for six weeks. Work on your own project in a group setting as you gain confidence, get help and learn new techniques from an experienced teacher. Contact the store for registration information. Thursday: Charity knitting group, noon to 2 p.m. We have suggestions for charities and patterns. Come join us!Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 plus supplies. No registration required.Project Help, 6 to 8 p.m. Stuck on a project? Need to learn a new technique? Drop in for help. Only $5. Sunday: Continuing Knitting, 10 a.m. to noon. $120 for six weeks. Work on your own project in a group setting as you gain confidence, get help and learn new techniques from an experienced teacher. Contact the store for registration information. Learn to Knit, 3 to 5 p.m. $20 plus supplies. Learn the basic stitches and get started on your first project in just two hours! Contact the store for registration...

Posted on Nov 18, 2013 in Charity, Classes, Learn to Knit | Comments Off on Coming Up November 18-24

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Coming Up November 11-17

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free. Continuing Knitting, 6 to 8 p.m. $120 for six weeks. Work on your own project in a group setting as you gain confidence, get help and learn new techniques from an experienced teacher. Contact the store for registration information. Thursday: Charity knitting group, noon to 2 p.m. We have suggestions for charities and patterns. Come join us!Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 plus supplies. No registration required.Project Help, 6 to 8 p.m. Stuck on a project? Need to learn a new technique? Drop in for help. Only $5. Saturday: Easy Basic Hat, 10:30 to 12:30. First of two sessions. $40 plus supplies. This is a great project for new knitters who know how to knit and purl. Learn to knit in the round and decrease as you create a warm worsted-weight hat. Contact the store for registration information. Sunday: Continuing Knitting, 10 a.m. to noon. $120 for six weeks. Work on your own project in a group setting as you gain confidence, get help and learn new techniques from an experienced teacher. Contact the store for registration information. Bias Lace Scarf, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. First of two sessions. $40 plus supplies. This is a simple introduction to lace knitting. You’ll create a colorful scarf knit on the diagonal and with an attractive eyelet pattern. Contact the store for registration information.Ravi Knitalong Help and Socialization, 3 to 5 p.m. For those participating in our fall sweater...

Posted on Nov 11, 2013 in Charity, Classes, Ravi KAL | Comments Off on Coming Up November 11-17

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Coming up November 4 to 10

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free. Continuing Knitting, 6 to 8 p.m. $120 for six weeks. Work on your own project in a group setting as you gain confidence, get help and learn new techniques from an experienced teacher. Contact the store for registration information.  Thursday: Charity knitting group, noon to 2 p.m. We have suggestions for charities and patterns. Come join us!Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 plus supplies. No registration required.Project Help, 6 to 8 p.m. Stuck on a project? Need to learn a new technique? Drop in for help. Only $5. Saturday: How to Knit Your Dragon, 1 to 3. First of three sessions. Make a charming knitted toy as you learn fiddly techniques such as picking up stitches to add arms and legs. $60 plus supplies. Contact the store for registration information.My First Socks, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. First of three sessions. Learn to knit in the round and turn a heel. Once you make socks, you’ll be hooked. $60 plus supplies. Contact the store for registration information. Sunday: Continuing Knitting, 10 a.m. to noon. $120 for six weeks. Work on your own project in a group setting as you gain confidence, get help and learn new techniques from an experienced teacher. Contact the store for registration information. Learn to Crochet, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Learn how to chain and get an introduction to three common crochet stitches. $20 plus supplies. Contact the store for registration information.Granny Squares, 3 to 5 p.m. Once you’ve learned the basic stitches, learn to crochet in the round and make colorful blanket squares. $20 plus supplies. Contact the store for registration...

Posted on Nov 4, 2013 in Charity, Classes, Crochet | Comments Off on Coming up November 4 to 10

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Warm Clothes for the Holidays

Warm Clothes for the Holidays

Our charity knitting group has been super-busy this summer and fall. This week we’ll be donating two huge boxes of hats, scarves, sweaters and more to Warm for Winter, an interfaith organization that distributes clothes to a number of local shelters. If you’d like to join in, we’re always looking for more knitters! The group meets Thursdays from noon to 2 p.m. at the...

Posted on Nov 3, 2013 in Charity | Comments Off on Warm Clothes for the Holidays

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Spotlight: Tiramisu

Spotlight: Tiramisu

Our first crochet-along!

Posted on Nov 3, 2013 in Spotlight | Comments Off on Spotlight: Tiramisu

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