Classes

We offer a selection of classes throughout the year for beginner to advanced techniques in knitting, crocheting, dyeing, felting and other fibre-related activities.


Make or Break Garment Skills, September 28th, 10-1

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Instructor: Kate Atherley Are you wanting to improve your garment skills?? It's one thing to be a good or even great knitter but the proof is in the finishing. In this class you will become a pro. Discussion and demonstrations to answer garment-knitting FAQs:

  • placing and working shaping (“increase 1 st at each end”)
  • Creating smooth shoulder steps.
  • Picking up stitches for necklines and collars.
  • Key finishing tasks like blocking and seaming.
  • Homework: There is homework for this class. When you book you will receive your homework instructions. Materials: Whichever yarn and needles that you do your homework swatches in. Oddments of the same thickness yarns in contrast colour(s), needles one size smaller than swatching needles. Cost:$60

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    Next Steps in Lace, September 28th, 1:30-4:30

    September 28 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    Instructor: Kate Atherley So, You have already dipped you toe into the very deep well that is lace. You are intrigued and you want more! This class is for you. Kate will explore:

  • A variety of more complex lace stitch patterns
  • One and two-sided patterns
  • Patterns with changing stitch counts
  • Nupps
  • Shetland bead stitches
  • Attached edgings
  • Materials: Students need to bring oddments of medium weight yarn and corresponding needles. Cost: $60

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    How to Book
    All classes can be booked through this website (click on ADD TO CART and then continue to CHECKOUT)
    OR by phoning the store 905.274.4115

    Classes must be paid in full at time of booking.
    If a class is cancelled by the store or the instructor, a full refund will be issued.