Classes – Knitting

If you would like to register for a class, please reserve your spot by calling us at 206-706-4197 or emailing info@fibergallery.com.

Quick Start! Learn to Knit Basics
One 2-hour session. Get an introduction to basic terms and kinds of yarns. Learn to cast on and do the knit stitch in this drop-in class. Bring or buy needles and yarn.

Cost: $30
First Thursday of the month, 6:00 to 8:00

 

Beginning Knitting
Three 2-hour sessions. Get started on your knitting career. Learn to cast on, knit and purl, and increase and decrease in this class for novice knitters. Bring or buy needles and yarn.

Cost: $90

Saturdays, July 28, August 4 and 11,  10:30 to 12:30

Saturdays, September 15, 22, and 29, 1:00 to 3:00

 

Continuing Knitting
Three 2-hour sessions. Take the next step in your knitting with the help of an instructor. This class is designed to get you moving forward and developing new skills. You choose your project and we will assist you along the way in a supportive group atmosphere.

Cost: $75
Flexible start dates – contact us to schedule

 

Learn to Knit for Kids (and Parents, Too)
One 1.5-hour session. Learn to knit and start an easy, fun project. Buy or bring supplies. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

Cost: $25 per person.
Sunday, July 22, 12:30 to 2:00
Sunday, August 19, 12:30 to 2:00
Sunday, September 30, 12:30 to 2:00

 

Market Bag
Two 2-hour sessions. Knit the Ilene Bag, a slouchy market bag with a wide, comfortable strap. A washable cotton or linen fiber will make the bag practical and easy to clean. There is homework to be completed before the first class — contact us for details when you sign up.

Cost: $60
Saturdays, September 1 and 8, 3:30 to 5:30

 

Easy Basic Hat
Two 2-hour sessions. Learn the basics of knitting a hat, including knitting in the round on circular needles and double-points and your choice of edgings. This is a great class for novices who already know how to knit. Buy or bring supplies (list provided at registration).

Cost: $60
Saturdays, August 11 and 15, 3:30 to 5:30
Saturdays, September 15 and 22, 3:30 to 5:30

 

Watermelon Sweater

Two 2-hour sessions. Learn how to make this adorable little sweater. This class is a great introduction to top-down sweater construction. You’ll also learn how to make eyelets, stripes, and improve your pattern reading.

Cost: $60
Saturdays, August 11 and 18, 1:00 to 3:00

 

My First Socks
Three 2-hour sessions. Learn to knit in the round using traditional double-pointed needles, then turn the heel as you create your first sock. This is a great portable project — once you start, you’ll be hooked. Prerequisite: Must be able to knit and purl. Buy or bring supplies (list provided at registration).

Cost: $90
Saturdays, September 15, 22, and 29, 10:30 to 12:30

 

Project Help

Get individual help with any knitting problem, or learn a new technique.

Cost: $10
Every Thursday, 6:00 to 8:00

 

 

Cullum Tee KnitAlong:
Our summer knitalong kicks off Saturday July 14 from 4 to 6 pm. Join us as we cast on our projects. We’ll offer plenty of help plus refreshments and door prizes. If you can’t make the party, you’re welcome to knit along at your own pace and join us for other events.

Support session: Join us for socialization or to get help with your project. Saturday, August 4; 3:30 to 5:30

Finale Party: Bring your finished (or partly finished!) projects for show and tell. Enjoy refreshments and door prizes. Saturday, September 29 from 4:00 to 6:00.