Simple Knitted Vest

Class Name: Simple Knitted Vest

Instructor: Ramona W

Craft Category: needle knitting

Class format: phone

Class Dates: January 12 and 26, 2017

Class time: 8 PM eastern

Sign Up Deadline: January 5, 2017

Skill Level: intermediate: know how to knit, purl, cast on and cast off. Also know how to swatch for a gauge and take your measurements for the vest.

 

Class Description: In this class, you will learn to make a simple vest appropriate for either a man or woman. The class schedule allows two weeks between the first and second class to enable students to work on the project. After the second class has been completed, I am willing to work with students via either phone or email if they need further help.

 

Supplies Needed:

  • 16oz worsted weight acrylic yarn either solid or variegated color
  • 2 circular knitting needles in sizes 6 and 8, or 7 and 9, each in 29 inch length
  • yarn needle
  • Tape measure

 

 

Where can you get supplies?

Any craft store

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Knitting, Swatching, and Measuring

Class Name: Knitting, Swatching, and Measuring

 

Instructor: Ramona W

Craft Category: needle knitting

Class format: phone

Class Date: January 5, 2017

Class time: 8 PM eastern

Sign Up Deadline: December 29,, 2016

Skill Level: beginner plus, know how to knit and purl

 

Class Description: In this class, you will learn how to make a swatch to determine your knitting gauge. In addition, you will learn how to measure yourself for making knitted clothing. If you want to learn how to knit a vest later in the month you will want to take this class to either learn or review these skills.

 

Supplies Needed:

  • Yarn 4-ply or worsted weight
  • Needles size7 8 or 9
  • Measuring tape

 

Where can you get supplies?

Any craft store

 

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Knitted Twisted Ripple Stitch Dishcloth

Class Name: Knitted Twisted Ripple Stitch Dishcloth

 

Instructor: Dixie

Craft Category: needle knitting

Class format: email

Class Date: beginning January 5, 2017

Sign Up Deadline: December 26, 2017

Skill Level: Advanced beginner. You should be comfortable with casting on, binding off, and doing the knit and purl stitches.

 

Class Description: We will knit a dishcloth using a twisted ripple stitch

 

Supplies Needed:

  • Worsted weight cotton yarn, any color, solid or variegated
  • knitting needles size 6 or 7
  • tapestry needle to weave in ends
  • optional stitch markers

Where can you get supplies?

You can get your supplies at your local craft store, yarn store, or online.

www.knitpicks.com or www. yarn.com are great sources for knitting supplies

 

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Crocheted hooded scarf

Crocheted hooded scarf

Class name: Crocheted Hooded Scarf

Instructor: Cathy F

Craft category: crochet

Class format: phone

Class dates: Friday January 13 and 20, 2017

Class time: 8 pm eastern

Sign up deadline: January 7, 2017

Skill level: beginner plus. Newcomers and those needing a refresher on the chain and single crochet stitch are welcome. Small amount of sewing is required.

 

Class description:

Learn to make a warm hooded scarf all in one piece using only the single crochet stitch. Only a small amount of sewing is required.

 

Supplies needed:

  • 1 skein worsted weight yarn in color of your choice.
  • 1 crochet hook in size H, I or J.
  • 2 stitch markers
  • scissors

 

Where did you get supplies.

I purchase Caron Simply Soft yarn in autumn red and a size H crochet hook from www.knittingwarehouse.com for this scarf.

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Crochet Basics

Class Name: Crochet Basics

Instructor: Terry K

Craft Category: crochet

Class format: phone

Class Date: Friday, January 6, 2017

Class time: 8 PM eastern

Sign Up Deadline: December 31, 2016

Skill Level: beginner

 

Class Description: Start to learn crochet from the very beginning. After this class, you will have the skills needed to master crochet.

 

Supplies Needed:

  • one skein medium 4 ply worsted yarn
  • 1 inexpensive crochet hook, size H, J or K
  • scissors

Where can you get supplies?

Any store that sells yarn and hooks, example Wal-Mart or craft stores

 

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