Individual, one-on-one classes are always available by appointment - we can get you going if you are a beginner, or work with you on an existing project. Please call or come into the shop to schedule a session. $25/hour
Call, come in to the shop, or click here to reserve your spot now!
These classes are designed to be taken as a set, and you pay a single price for all classes in the session. Students receive a 10% discount on supplies purchased on class day.
Beginning Knitting with Destiny or Elspeth
Get started! In this three-class series, Destiny or Elspeth will introduce you to the basics - how to hold your yarn and needles, the key stitches (knit and purl), casting on, binding off, and reading simple patterns.
Cost: $60, plus supplies
Three Thursdays: January 10th, 17th, and 24th 5:00pm-6:00pm (instructor: Elspeth)
Three Saturdays: January 12th, 19th, and 26th 12:00pm-1:00pm (instructor: Destiny) - FULL
Three Thursdays: February 7th, 21st, and 28th 5:00pm-6:00pm (instructor: Elspeth)
(*note: no class on Valentine’s Day)
Three Saturdays: February 9th, 16th, and 23rd 12:00pm-1:00pm (instructor: Destiny)
A Cozy Sock with Destiny
Are you interested in making socks, but don’t want to go it alone? In this three-class series, we’ll make Rye, by Tin Can Knits, a cozy, worsted weight sock, great for a first sock project! Destiny will introduce you to the basic structure of a sock, and then will work with you as you get through all the parts – the cuff, leg, heel, foot, and toe. You’ll learn or improve on skills such as knitting in the round, picking up stitches, turning a heel, and Kitchener stitch.
Cost: $85, plus supplies
Three Sundays: January 13th, 20th, and 27th 3:30pm-5:00pm
Cabled Hat with Elspeth
Make the beautiful cabled Pome hat by Agata Smektala – a popular shop sample – with Elspeth at your side! In this three-class series, Elspeth will walk you through you to the basic structure of a hat, and will work with you as you create ribbing and gorgeous cables. You’ll learn or improve on skills such as knitting in the round, creating cable stitches, reading cable charts, and decreasing for the crown of the hat.
Cost: $65 plus supplies
Three Saturdays: February 9th, 16th, and 23rd 10:30am-11:30am
The Ultimate Sweater Workshop with Destiny
Beginning Crochet with Sonia
Ready to try crochet? This two-class series will get you going. Sonia will cover chain stitch, slip stitch, single crochet, double crochet, and pattern reading basics. And she'll give you some fun little projects to do along the way!
Cost: $60, plus supplies
Two Sundays: February 3rd & 10th 2pm-3:30pm
Two Tuesdays: February 19th & 26th 6pm-7:30pm
*please note: crochet sessions may be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met
Purl Pass Classes
These classes are a running series. You can come to all of them, skip a few here or there, or just come to one - it's up to you! These classes are $20 per class, OR you can buy a Purl Pass ($80) and get 5 classes for the price of 4! Purl Pass classes are capped at 6 students. Calling and reserving your seat is recommended, as spots are first come, first served.
*note: Purl Pass classes are not available for on-line registration. Please call or come in to sign up or to buy a pass.
Knitting 102 with Destiny
Saturdays, 2:00pm-3pm *Note, no class on December 29th
1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month, 7:00pm-8:00pm
Do you know how to knit and purl, cast-on, and bind off...but want a little help taking the next step? In this series, Destiny will use a simple project to give you greater confidence in reading a pattern, working stitch patterns, increases and decreases, and finishing.
We have several simple patterns for you to choose from. Work at your own pace! You do not need to come to the first class of the month (though it is recommended), and you do not need to come to every class session.
Cost: $20, plus supplies
Techniques with Destiny
Each technique class will be a stand-alone session covering a different skill. Check the schedule here or online to find out what is coming up, and what you may need to bring to class.
- Sunday, January 6th 2:00-3:00pm: Short Rows – we’ll cover wrap and turn and German short rows. Students should come with a set of straight or circular needles, and yarn of an appropriate weight for the needles. Worsted or DK weight is recommended
- Tuesday, January 15th 7:00-8:00pm: Short Rows – we’ll cover wrap and turn and German short rows. Students should come with a set of straight or circular needles, and yarn of an appropriate weight for the needles. Worsted or DK weight is recommended
- Tuesday, January 29th: Magic Loop - students should come with a set of circular needles, 32" or 40", and yarn of an appropriate weight for the needles.
Feb classes TBD
Cost: $20, plus supplies
NEW: Tink Ticket Drop-In Help Classes
Sundays 1:00pm-2:00pm (*new time, beginning January 2019!)
Quick help is usually available in the shop (unless we are really busy!), but sometimes you need more than a couple minutes. For bigger problems, planning sessions, math (!), or if you just want to be sure a staff member can give you their full attention, the Drop-In Help Classes are the perfect option. Drop-In Help is $15 for an hour, OR buy a Tink Ticket ($60) and get 5 classes for the price of 4! Drop-In Help Classes are capped at 4 students. Calling and reserving your seat is recommended, as spots are first come, first served.
*note: Drop-In Help classes are not available for on-line registration. Please call or come in to sign up or to buy a pass.