Workshops

Past workshop projects may be worked on during regular weekly class. Workshop patterns will not be available until the workshop has been completed.

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Top Down Sweater Workshop


Skill Level: Intermediate 


Description: Great first sweater project - top down construction means little or no seaming and provides you with a pattern that is adjustable to many sizes! (from infants 0-6 months to adult 4XL) 


Duration: 2 hours for 3 weeks 


Dates: Saturday - April 20, May 4 & 11 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm 


Class Cost: $60 


Materials Fee: not included in class cost


Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register 

Welcome to Magic Loop Workshop

  

Skill Level: Intermediate 


Description: Learn this useful technique  for knitting in the round without the use of double point needles.  This technique can be used for any number of stitches in the round - you will never have to change to a smaller length circular needle or use double point needles again.


Duration: 2 hours for 1 week 


Dates: Saturday - April 13, 2019 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm 


Class Cost: $20
Materials Fee: not included


Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register 

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Basic Sock Workshop 
Skill Level: Intermediate 
Description: Learn to knit socks the traditional way

Basic Sock Workshop

  

Skill Level: Intermediate 


Description: Learn to knit socks the traditional way. This version of socks uses worsted weight yarn for speed and the traditional double point needle method. You will learn to knit the heel flap, turn the heel, make the gusset and Kitchner the toe. 


Duration: 2 hours for 3 weeks 


Dates: Saturdays - March 16, 23 & 30, 2019 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm 


Class Cost: $60
Materials Fee: not included (Size 6 double point needles required)


Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register 

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Fair Isle Watch Cap

Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced 


Description:  This two color Norwegian style cap has a turned brim and includes a braid on the brim.  It's beautiful and warm and fun to knit.  The challenge - make the reverse side as interesting and beautiful as the right side.

This is one project you will be proud of!


Duration: 2 hours for 3 weeks


Dates: Saturdays - February 16, March 2 & 9, 2019 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm


Class Cost: $60

Materials Fee: **not** included (Two skeins of worsted weight yarn, Size 6 16" circular needle and size 6 double point needles (or magic loop) required)


Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register

Simple Lace Shawlette

Skill Level: Intermediate (You must be able cast on, knit and purl) 


Description: Learn to knit lace with this simple one-skein shawlette. The lace pattern is defined by a chart as well as written directions. It's a great way to learn lace knitting without taking on a super long project. And the result is beautiful! 


Duration: 2 hours for 3 weeks 


Dates: Saturdays - January 26, Feb 2 & 9, 2019 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm 


Class Cost: $60
Materials Fee: not included (Size 8 - 24" or longer circular needle and stitch markers required)


Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register



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Grey Gardens Entrelac Headband

Skill Level: Intermediate ( you must be able to cast on, knit and purl)


Description: Learn Entrelac Knitting, beginning with a "turban like" headband.  Once you learn the Entrelac technique, you will be able to create amazing scarves, shawls and sweaters that will stop people in their tracks! (I will teach you how to "purl backwards" to reduce the amount of turning while knitting!)


Duration: 2 hours for 2 weeks


Dates: Saturdays - December 1 & 8, 2018 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm


Class Cost: $40

Materials Fee: not included (Size 8 straight or circular needle needed)


Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register.

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Ombre Hat - stranded knitting

Skill Level: Intermediate (You must be able to cast on and knit)


Description: Learn to knit with two colors, in the round using the "Magic Loop" technique to create a beautiful slouchy hat.


Duration: 2 hours for 2 weeks


Dates: Saturdays - November 17 & 24, 2018 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm


Class Cost: $40

Materials Fee: not included (Size 6, 40" circular needed for Magic Loop)


Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register.

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Christmas Stocking

Skill Level: Intermediate Knitter


Description:  Knit a Christmas Stocking for yourself or a loved one!  You select the designs and colors you want to incorporate into the stocking, we'll show you how.

  • Week 1: Select the yarns and design your stocking - Start knitting and learn how to read the charts and incorporate additional colors.
  • Week 2: Learn how to add the "afterthought heel" and continue on your stocking.
  • Week 3: Finish the toe, add the heel.
  • Week 4: Embellish your stocking.


Duration: 2 hours for 4 weeks


,Dates: Saturdays - October 13, 20, 27 & November 3, 2018 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm


Class Cost: $50

Materials Fee: not included in the cost of the class (Size 8, 16" and double point needles needed, or 40" Size 8 for Magic Loop)


Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register, 

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Thrummed Mittens

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner 


Description: Thrummed mittens are super warm mittens that make great gifts for walkers and runners. The thrums are created using strips of roving knitted into the fabric of the mitten that felt together over time to make a thick thermal fabric keeping hands warm in the coldest of temperatures. Great for Christmas gifts. 


Duration: 2 hours for 2 weeks 


Dates: Saturdays - September 15 & 22, 2018 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm 


Class Cost: $25
Materials Fee: $20 (size 7 double point or magic loop needles not included)


 Stop in or call the shop (401) 333-YARN (9276) to register 

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