25. Beginning Sock Knitting
Instructor: Becky Arnold Fee: $75 + tax
Date: Monday July 29, Wednesday July 31 & Friday August 2nd 10-12:30 pm
Learn the basics of planning and knitting socks in one week! You will knit a toddler-sized sock. Hang it on your Christmas tree or knit another and have a pair of socks for a kid. With the techniques learned in this class, you’ll be ready to scale them to adult-sized socks!
Student supplies: size 2, 3, or 4 double pointed needles, sport weight yarn
26. Heels and Toes
Instructor: Franziska Collins Fee: $70 + tax
Date: Thursday August 1, 8, & 15 6-8 pm
No need for sock patterns any more!! You will learn how to calculate and create patterns- 3 different heels and 3 different toes.
Student supplies: light colored worsted to DK weight yarn in at least 2 different colors, DP needles US # 6 or 7, pen and paper for extra notes; knitting notions.
Instructor supplies: detailed handouts
27. Start for a Good Finish!
Instructor: Franziska Collins Fee: $65 + tax
Section A: Saturday August 3rd 10:30-4 pm
Section B: Saturday September 14th 10”30-4 pm
Before even starting a project, plan ahead for the perfect finishing (it will make all the difference if being judged).
Student supplies: light colored worsted weight yarn in 2 colors, US 8 needles, pen and paper for notes.
Instructor supplies: detailed handouts.
29. My Favorite Knitting Bag
Instructor: Judy Baird Fee: $55 + tax
Dates: Saturday August 24, September 7 & 14th 1-3 pm
This versatile tote has been a favorite around here for years. Make one for yourself and another for a friend!
Instructor Supplies: pattern
30. Beginning Crochet
Instructor: Maura Stone Fee: $50 + tax
Date: Saturday June 22, 29th 9:30-12:30 pm
Students will learn all of the basic stitches (single, double, treble, and half-double crochet) while working on a small project, such as a washcloth. to read both written and graphed patterns.
Student supplies: One skein of light-colored cotton yarn (4.5 – 5 st/inch)- crochet hook size G ; Leisure Arts Pocket Guide: Crochet (on hold at VWools)