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Our 6th Year Anniversary!

Harmony New

Come celebrate with us this Friday + Saturday, September 14 + 15.

FRIDAY DOORBUSTER BAGS
We’re opening early at 10am on Friday, September 14th. We’ll have goodie bags for the first 20 people through the door!

FASHION AND QUILT SHOW
On Saturday, September 15th at 10am. A casual and fabulous affair. Come show and tell us about your #madewithharmony creation and we’ll give you a $5 gift certificate! One per maker.

FABULOUS INVENTORY
Brand new Harmony t-shirts, new candles, perfumes, yarn, patterns, fabric, pouches, and even a Christmas preview!
20% off on Friday + Saturday, markdowns on gifts, fabric + yarns!

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Fall 2018 Class List

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Weaving 101 Learn to weave on a rigid heddle loom. Students will warp their loom in class and begin to weave a scarf. They will work on the scarf at home then complete it in class. Students will begin a second project at home, with the third class for troubleshooting. Looms will be available to purchase or rent at 20% off; rental fee can be applied to purchase price. Supplies list available at sign-up. Class size limited to 4!

Saturdays September 15, 11a-2p + September 22, 29 , 12a-2p | Catherine Marchant | $75

 

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Sew Your First Shirt ClassYou will make Sonya Phillip’s classic and simple pattern, Shirt no 1. This top is a great introduction to sewing garments and will cover cutting your pattern and using bias tape to finish your edge.

Requires pattern and listed fabric for your size. Please have your fabric pre-washed and pressed prior to class.

Wednesday September 19, 11a – 3p | Alison Hallstrom | $30

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Cooking with Jane – Fall Harvest – It’s getting cooler, the leaves are just beginning to turn, and the nights are growing longer. You know what that means—it’s time to change your flavor palette from the raw fruits and vegetables of summer to vinegary pickles, hearty beans, and earthy soups. Come cook with us in September!

Saturday September 22, 10am | Jane Wise | $15

 

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Beginning CrochetLearn crochet basics (chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half-double crochet and double crochet) while making a lovely flower pin. Students receive a muslin drawstring bag and folder with illustrated instructions. Green yarn provided for leaves. Class size limited to 4! Materials: One skein worsted weight yarn for flower and a size H/8 5.0mm hook.

Saturday September 22, 4-6p | Allison Baker | $25

Saturday November 10, 4-6p | Allison Baker | $25

 

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Edward’s Menagerie Crochet Birds Learn all the necessary crochet techniques to make your very own crochet bird! The class is designed to guide you through each step, from crocheting each piece, to stuffing, sewing everything together, and creating a face for your animal. Basic crochet skills required. Supplies included.

Tuesday September 25, 4-8p | Alex Valenzuela | $36

 

Winter Class List 2018

Lander Pants – With a high waist and button fly, the Lander pattern is not only on trend, but also flattering and comfortable for all body types. Students will learn to fit and sew these fabulous pants. For the intermediate seamstress. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Friday September 28, 9a – 3p | Ali Hallstrom | $50

 

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Beginning Continental Knitting for AdultsLearn basic knitting and purling in the Continental style. We will also learn a basic cast-on and cast-off and use these skills to make a dishcloth and a cute cowl. Dishcloth yarn will be provided. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Saturdays September 29, + October 13 + 20, 2-4p | JoLene McQueen | $38

 

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Mistake Fixing WorkshopMistakes are a part of knitting, but you can learn how to fix them! Fix mistakes in stockinette stitch, textured stitches, lace patterns, etc. Whether the stitches are still on your needles or even if you’ve bound off. Take the mystique out of mistakes to finish flawless projects.

Thursday October 4, 6-8p | JoLene McQueen | $20

Saturday October 13, 12-2p | JoLene McQueen | $20

 

Skill Building: Baby Booties + Socks Have you always wanted to learn to make booties or socks? Have you wanted to shape your knitting but felt it was hard to figure out? This class features two, easy to finish, small patterns to help you find that success quickly. A pair of Mary Janes will help you understand the concept of increases, shaping and ways to keep track during a complex pattern. A pair of baby socks will help you learn how to knit in the round, how to use double pointed needles, and the structure of a sock. We will go over each one, step by step. My goal is to help you learn to “read” your knitting, to understand where you are not only in the pattern, but seeing. Patterns come included with the class. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Fridays October 12 + 19, 4-6p | Claudine Bigelow| $30

 

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Granny Square ClassLearn to crochet a timeless classic. We will learn circular crochet motifs, changing colors, weaving in ends as you go, and joining techniques. Basic crochet skills required.

Saturday October 13, 4-6p | Allison Baker | $15

 

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Scandiwork Slippers These quick-knit, lightly-felted slippers are a perfect crash course in colorwork. They produce a striking pair of Norwegian mittens for your feet that are fun to wear or give away. Choose from over 15 slipper patterns created by the teacher. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Wednesdays October 17 + 24, 10a – 12:30p | Kristin Drysdale | $50

 

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Beginning Spinning Drop Spindle Class Learn to spin on a Bare Bones spindle. We will learn about the history of spindles, Park and Draft, and spinning on spindles using really great fiber. Afterwards we can discuss all the different marvelous things you can do with a spindle. You can spin for a project, or just for fun! The best part, a spindle is so very portable. Handcrafted spindle and roving included.

Saturday October 20, 11a – 2p | Elizabeth Dailey | $40

 

Icelandic Sweater 2.0Knit a modern Icelandic style sweater worked for a deliciously lightweight garment. Riddari is worked in the round. Knit with warm, durable, lightweight Icelandic Lettlopi wool. Knit from the bottom up, sleeves connect as we go—so much fun! Learn stranded color work and steeking. Knitting level intermediate. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Saturdays October 20, 4-6p + November 3 + 17, 2-4p | JoLene McQueen | $38

 

Scandiwork Lark Sweater Colorwork for the enthusiastic beginner. This pullover has bottom up construction, knit in the round. This is the perfect first-time sweater for knitters new to colorwork. Kristin will teach you through one of her very own patterns, helping you knit a colorwork sweater in Quince + Co. Lark. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Saturdays October 27 + November 3 + 17, 11a – 1:30p | Kristin Drysdale | $75

 

Meri’s Squares Blouse Our own self-drafted pattern master will teach us how to customize dimensions of a pattern to fit with her simple squares blouse. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Saturday October 27, 2-6p | Meri Davis | $30

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Cabled Hat Learn basic cabling while working on circular needles then double-pointed needles. An ideal gift. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Saturday November 3, 4-6p | JoLene McQueen | $25

 

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Granny Square Fingerless Mittens Learn how to crochet together four granny squares to make a wonderfully unique pair of fingerless mittens! Just in time for the holiday gift-giving season. Must know how to make granny squares and have basic crochet skills. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Saturday November 10, 12p-4p | Allison Baker | $30

 

Fairisle Tam Class This class is to help demystify the complexity of Fair Isle knitting and explore the joy of making a tam. Discover the beauty of the new line of Jamieson’s yarn Harmony is carrying, imported all the way from Scotland. Get help selecting your colors, learn the importance of hue and value in stranded work. learn how to read charts, successfully knit with two colors in a row, and create a lovely cap for this winter. Must be able to knit in the round. Supplies list available at sign-up.

Mondays November 12 + 19, 4-6p | Claudine Bigelow | $30

 

Cooking With Jane – Thanksgiving Pies If you want a special Thanksgiving pie to make this year, look no further. We will bake slab pies for a crowd, hand pies for fun, borrow a buttery tart from our Canadian neighbors, and use a cookie crust for the grand old pumpkin favorite.

Saturday November 10, 10-11a | Jane Wise | $15

 

Fall Knit Nights – First Thursday of the Month | September 6, October 4, November 1, 8-9:30p | Free for all.

Class PoliciesPayment required to secure spot in class; phone orders encouraged. | Class may cancel if minimum enrollment is not met—call early, bring friends! | 20% off fabric and yarn with paid class tuition.


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Spring 2018 Class List

 

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Edward’s Menagerie Crochet Birds – Learn all the necessary crochet techniques to make your very own crochet bird! The class is designed to guide you through each step, from crocheting each piece, to stuffing, sewing everything together, and creating a face for your animal. Beginning crochet experience preferred. Supplies: Yarn, crochet hook, Edward’s Menagerie Birds book

Mondays April 30, May 7, 14, 21, 4-5:30pm | Alex Valenzuela | $36

 

Paper Daisy Mother’s Day Corsage – Get in-person instruction from Chelsey McNeil of Rosy Paper Posies as she helps you create a paper Mother’s Day corsage, complete with cheerful paper daisy, paper greens, and accented with a colorful burst of small paper blooms.  All paper pieces will be pre-cut, ready for you to shape and assemble. After this one-hour class, you will go home with your completed corsage packaged in a corsage box, a kit to make a second corsage at home, and the paper daisy pattern (for personal use)

Saturday, May 5, 11a – 1p | Chelsey McNeil | $27

 

Winter Class List 2018

Lander Pants – With a high waist and button fly, the Lander pattern is not only on trend, but also flattering and comfortable for all body types. Students will learn to fit and sew these fabulous pants. For the intermediate seamstress. Materials: Lander Pant pattern, fabric and notions as per pattern.

Saturdays May 12 + 19 , 11a-3p | Ali Hallstrom | $50

 

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Cooking with Jane – Jamming! – This is the way to jewel-up summer in bottles! Making your own lets you control the level of sweetness in the final product and is a simple way to use up any bumper crop of fruit.

Saturday, May 19, 10am | Jane Wise | $15

 

Beginning Crochet – Learn crochet basics (chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half-double crochet and double crochet) while making a lovely flower pin. Students receive a muslin drawstring bag and folder with illustrated instructions. Green yarn provided for leaves.  Class size limited to 4! Materials: One skein worsted weight yarn in desired flower color and 1 size H/8 5.0mm hook.

Saturday, May 19th 4-6pm | Allison Baker | $25

Saturday, June 16th 4-6pm | Allison Baker | $25

 

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Weaving 101 – Learn to weave on a rigid heddle loom.  Students will warp their loom in class and begin to weave a scarf.  They will work on the scarf at home then complete it in class. Students will begin a second project at home, with the third class for troubleshooting.  Looms will be available to purchase or rent at 20% off; rental fee can be applied to purchase price. Supplies: two 50-gram balls of worsted weight yarn for a skinny (5”) scarf, or two 100-gram balls for a 7-8” wide scarf.  Class size limited to 4!

Saturdays June 2, 11a-2p, June 9 + 16 , 11a-1p | Catherine Marchant | $75

 

Beginning Drop Spindle Spinning – Learn to spin on a Bare Bones spindle!  We will learn about the history of spindles, Park and Draft, and finally spinning on spindles using really great fiber!  Afterwards we can discuss all the different marvelous things you can do with a spindle! You can spin for a project! For Fun! The best part, a spindle is so very portable!

Saturday June 9, 2p – 5p | Elizabeth Dailey | $40

 

Weaving 3.0 – New techniques for this class will include: pile weaves, Danish medallions, mixed warp, honeycomb, and Spanish lace. Prep Instructions: Come with rigid heddle loom warped about two yards in length and 8-10 inches wide.

Saturday June 23, 11a-2p | Catherine Marchant |  $30

 

Knit Night – First Thursday of each Month | May 3, June 7, 8-9:30p  | Free!

Class Policies – Payment required to secure spot in class; phone orders encouraged. Class will cancel if minimum enrollment is not met— call early, and bring friends! 20% off fabric and yarn with paid class tuition.

 


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Winter 2018 Class List

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Beginning Crochet – Learn crochet basics (chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half-double crochet and double crochet) while making a lovely flower pin. Students receive a muslin drawstring bag and folder with illustrated instructions. Green yarn provided for leaves.  Class size limited to 4! Materials: One skein worsted weight yarn in desired flower color and 1 size H/8 5.0mm hook.

Saturday January 27, 4-6p | Allison Baker | $25

Saturday March 10, 4-6p | Allison Baker | $25

Next Steps for Beginning Knitters: Beyond the Rectangle – This is a class for the beginning knitter who wants to increase their basic skill set. We will be exploring cables with a simple hat, learn about lace with a quick cowl, and practice increases and decreases with some bulky fingerless mitts. Class members should be comfortable knitting and purling, casting-on, and casting-off.  Materials: 1 set of 5 6” dp needles, size 11 (preferably wooden or bamboo), 1 cable needle, 1 size 11 16” circular needle, 1 skein Aran-weight yarn, 2 skeins (about 180 yds each) bulky-weight yarn (not super-bulky) Basic knitting supplies.

Saturdays January 27, February 3 + 10, 11:30am – 1:30pm | JoLene McQueen | $38

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Beginning Kids’ Sewing – Come learn basic sewing techniques in a fun atmosphere.  Possible projects: skirt, simple bag, patchwork quilt, etc.   Class size limited to 5! Ages 8-18.

Fridays February 2, 9, 16, 23  | 2:30 pm             Fridays March 2, 9, 16, 23 | 2:30 pm                                                 Ali Hallstrom | $75                                    Ali Hallstrom | $75

Intermediate Kids’ Sewing – Come explore new sewing techniques in a fun atmosphere.  Possible projects: reading a clothing pattern, reversible bag, slippers, etc. Class size limited to 5! Ages 8-18.

Fridays February 2, 9, 16, 23  | 4:00p                        Fridays March  2, 9, 16, 23 | 4:00p                                                Ali Hallstrom | $75                                                Ali Hallstrom | $75

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Icelandic Sweater—Knit a modern Icelandic style sweater worked at a loose gauge for a deliciously lightweight garment. Stopover is knit entirely in the round with optional subtle waist shaping. Knit with warm, durable, lightweight Icelandic Lettlopi wool. Knit from the bottom up, sleeves connect as we go—so much fun! Learn stranded color work and steeking. Supplies: Stopover pattern by Mary Jane Mucklestone, 700-1500 yds. of Istex Lettlopi in main color yarn, plus 1 skein each of three other contrasting colors; circular knitting needles (size 10/ swatch), double-pointed needles or extra long magic loop (same size as your circular needle); other basic knitting supplies. Before Class: Please swatch to get gauge: 13 stitches and 18 rows = 4″ in stockinette stitch with the yarn you are using for the main part of your sweater. Please wash your swatch and air-dry it to get the correct gauge. Knitting level: Intermediate or Adventurous Advanced Beginner  (Can cast on and cast off, comfortably knit and purl in the round, and can do a basic increase and decrease).

Saturdays February 3, 10 + 17, 2-4pm | JoLene McQueen | $38

 

Edward’s Menagerie Crochet Animals – Learn all the necessary crochet techniques to make your very own crochet animal! The class is designed to guide you through each step, from crocheting each piece, to stuffing, sewing everything together, and creating a face for your animal. Choose from Emma the Bunny, Alexandre the Russian Blue Cat, or Piotr the Polar Bear. Beginning crochet experience preferred. Supplies: Yarn, crochet hook, Edward’s Menagerie book

Mondays February 12, 19 + 26, 4-5:30p | Alex Valenzuela | $36

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Cooking with Jane – It’s All About Flavor – Come learn about becoming that person who can get an extra punch of flavor into sauces and baked goods by INFUSING them with taste using herbs and spices.

Saturday February 10, 10 am | Jane Wise | $15

Crochet Heart Workshop

Crochet Heart Sachet Workshop – Finish a lavender-filled crochet heart sachet just in time for Valentine’s Day! Supplies kit includes DK weight yarn, wool stuffing, and dried lavender. Students need to have basic crochet skills and bring a size D/3 3.25mm crochet hook.

Saturday February 10, 4-7p | Allison Baker |  $18

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Granny Square Class – Learn to crochet a timeless classic.  We will learn circular crochet motifs, changing colors, weaving in ends as you go, and joining techniques.  Basic crochet skills required.  Materials: Bring several different colors of DK or worsted weight yarn, size F/5 3.75 mm hook (DK) or size H/8 5.0 mm hook (worsted), scissors, and a tapestry needle.

Saturday February 24, 4-6p | Allison Baker | $15

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Weaving 101 – Learn to weave on a rigid heddle loom.  Students will warp their loom in class and begin to weave a scarf.  They will work on the scarf at home then complete it in class.  Students will begin a second project at home, with the third class for troubleshooting.  Looms will be available to purchase or rent at 20% off; rental fee can be applied to purchase price.  Supplies: two 50-gram balls of worsted weight yarn for a skinny (5”) scarf, or two 100-gram balls for a 7-8” wide scarf.  Class size limited to 4!

Saturdays February 17, 11a-2p February 24 + March 3, 11a-1p | Catherine Marchant | $75

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Beginning Continental Knitting for Adults – Learn basic knitting and purling in the Continental style. We will also learn a basic cast-on and cast-off and use these skills to make a dishcloth and a cute cowl. Instructor will provide dishcloth yarn. Students provide: 200 yards Aran-weight yarn, a 16” size 8 circular knitting needle, tapestry needle, scissors, measuring tape/ruler, knitting ring place markers, and a pen.

Saturdays February 24, March 3 + 10, 1:30 – 3:30p | JoLene McQueen | $38

 

Weaving 2.0 – We will make a woven sampler while learning several different techniques, including hemstitching and leno, for future weaving projects.

Prep Instructions: Come with rigid heddle loom warped about two yards in length and 8-10 inches wide.

Saturday March 17, 11a-2p | Catherine Marchant |  $30

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Loving Color Through Fair Isle Knitting – You will learn this skill with your hands, mind, and heart as we demystify stranded knitting, study color possibilities, hold needles while negotiating more than one color of yarn, read a Fair Isle pattern chart, and learn finishing technique. Learning these skills have brought me great joy over the years and I am excited to share them with you. Ability to knit in the round will help. Supplies: Fair Isle Arm Warmers pattern by Erika Westerop-Cello Knits (free Ravely download); 5 skeins of sport/DK weight yarn in a variety of colors (Quince & Co. Chickadee or Rowan Felted Tweed are perfect); needles: a set of size 2 DPN or long circulars for magic loop. (A “tight knitter” may need a size 3.) A tapestry needle is helpful for weaving in ends.

Saturdays March 24 + 31, 3:30-5:30p | Claudine Bigelow | $30

Winter Class List 2018

Lander Pants – With a high waist and button fly, the Lander pattern is not only on trend, but also flattering and comfortable for all body types. Students will learn to fit and sew these fabulous pants. For the intermediate seamstress. Materials: Lander Pant pattern, fabric and notions as per pattern.

Saturdays March 24 + 31, 11a-3p | Ali Hallstrom | $50

 

Creative Embellishment of Children’s T-shirts  – This workshop will incorporate some of Alabama Channin’s ideas along with appliqué, beadwork and sequin application, freezer-paper stencils with using acrylic paint, free-form painting, embroidery.

Each student will bring a pre-bought or sewn child’s T-shirt and at least two skeins of embroidery floss they want to use (if embroidering). They should also bring any supplies they want specifically, like sequins or beads, or specific paint color (fabric paint or acrylic).

Friday March 30, 7-8:30p | Leah Everett | $10

 

Winter Knit Nights – February 1, March 1 + April 5, 8-9:30p  | Free for all.
Class Policies – Payment required to secure spot in class; phone orders encouraged. | Class may cancel if minimum enrollment is not met—call early, bring friends! | 20% off fabric and yarn with paid class tuition.