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Winter Classes are here–call now to reserve your place!

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Beginning CalligraphyThis class is for beginners who want to learn traditional calligraphic alphabets.  Four classes in the series build on each other.  Each class has three sessions offered Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 p.m.  Fee includes project papers, envelopes, patterns, and handouts.  Students will be contacted by email regarding other materials; kits will be available for purchase if desired.
Wed. January 15, 22, & 29   Foundational Alphabet (Roman lowercase)
Wed. February 5, 12, & 19   Uncial
Wed. February 26, March 5 & 12   Gothic
Wed. March 19, 26, & April 2   Italic
$36/3-session class           Nancy Ostergar

Intermediate Beginning Crochet: Granny Squares!—Learn to crochet a timeless classic.  Class will cover methods of circular crochet motifs, changing colors, weaving in ends as you go, and joining techniques.  Basic crochet skills required.  Bring several different colors of DK or worsted weight yarn, size F/5 3.75 mm crochet hook (DK) or size H/8 5.0 mm hook (worsted weight), scissors, and a tapestry needle.
Sat. January 18, 3-5 p.m.
$15                                      Allison Baker

Embroidered Valentine Needle Book/Travel Sewing Kit—Learn basic embroidery stitches and techniques while making a beautiful and practical wool felt needle book.  Two designs to choose from: a colorful heart, perhaps for a special Valentine, or a knotty little lamb.  Kit is included in class fee which has wool felt for cover and two interior pages, embroidery floss, two needles as well as pattern, stitch guides and links.  Additional embellishments—handmade buttons, small magnets, silk ribbon—available to purchase.
Tues. January 21 & 28, 12-2 p.m.
Tues. February 4 & 11, 12-2 p.m.
$45/2-session class           Hailey Liechty

Beginning Crochet—Learn the basics of crochet while making a lovely flower pin.  Basic stitches such as chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half-double crochet and double crochet will be taught.  Bring one skein worsted weight yarn in desired flower color, & 1 size H/8 5.0mm crochet hook.  Each participant will receive a muslin drawstring bag and course folder with illustrated instructions.  Green yarn will be provided for the leaves, if desired.
Sat. January 25, 3-5 p.m.
Sat. March 1, 3-5 p.m.
$20                                      Allison Baker

Knitting 101—Come learn to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off; all the basics needed to really start your foray into knitting in this one-session workshop!  Bring worsted to aran weight yarn and US size 8-10 needles to make some fingerless mitts.  Supplies available at Harmony for 20% off with class registration.
Sat. February 1, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Sat. March 1, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Sat. March 29, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
$20                                      Kirstin Robertson

Knit/Crochet Lab: Unfinished Objects!—Sometimes your project can give you fits!  Don’t throw it at the dog, bring it to the lab and let Kirstin help walk you through your trouble spots.
By appointment, February 1, March 1 & 29,  between 12-2 p.m.
$5                                         Kirstin Robertson

Four Fun Valentines—We will put together four hand-made Valentines.  You can decide to make them fun or romantic!  Class fee includes all papers and materials.
Sat. February 1, 2-4 p.m.
$20                                      Nancy Ostergar

Simple Knitted Toys—Come learn how to knit an adorable tiny toy bunny, chick, and lamb. These knit up fast and make great Easter gifts! Perfect for beginning knitters, and great stash-busters.   Bring size 5 double pointed needles, scraps of yarn in desired colors, small amount of stuffing, and large yarn needle or purchase optional kit for $15 from instructor day of class.  Yarn 20% off @ Harmony!
Friday, February 7, 4-5:30 p.m.
$15                                      Chris Hash

Cooking with Jane: “The Steaming Pot”—Cold nights demand comforting, nourishing food like soup, chili, and casseroles. Come explore Moroccan tagines and Asian hot pots with us.
Sat., February 15, 10-11 a.m.
$15                                      Jane Wise

Scrappy Trip-Around-the-World Quilt—In this class we will be making blocks to assemble a Scrappy Trip Around the World quilt from Bonnie Hunter’s tutorial.  Students will learn how to pick fabrics for the blocks, assemble them, make a quilt sandwich, quilt it on your machine, and attach the binding by machine.  Teacher will provide a small quilt sandwich sample to practice machine quilting and binding.  Sewing experience required.
Sat. March 8, 15, & 22, 2-4 p.m.
$45                                      Holly LeSue

Knit Your First Sweater—Choose from an adorable baby cardigan or a classic ladies’ cardigan with top down construction and learn all you need to know to finish your project.  Supplies:  Purchase one of these two patterns (ravelry.com’s “Ramona Cardigan” or “*One Baby Sweater*”) with yarn and needles to suit (20% off yarn and needles @ Harmony).
Friday, March 14 & 21, 4-5:30 p.m.
$20                                      Laura Harmon

Cooking with Jane: “The Garden Bed”—Picture rhubarb thrusting its red, delicate fist through the spring earth and baby strawberries taking on color in the spring air.  We will help change the season’s palate with the new gifts from the garden.
Sat. April 12, 10-11 a.m.
$15                                      Jane Wise

Improve Your Handwriting: Cursive is Not Dead!—We will learn to print again first and then to join our printing to make a lovely and readable handwriting.  Bring a pencil and notebook; instructor will provide handouts.
Sat. April 12 & 19, 2-4 p.m.
$20                                      Nancy Ostergar

Kids’ Sewing—Kids learn to sew basic seams and interesting projects like a skirt, purse, and dress.  Sewing machines provided.  Fabric is 20% off @ Harmony!
Saturdays, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
$60/mo.                              Melissa Houston

Beginning Sewing—Learn to sew or brush up on your skills with our professional teacher.  Sewing machines provided at the shop. Saturdays, 12-1 p.m.
$60/mo.                              Melissa Houston

Class Policies

v  Payment required to secure class; phone orders accepted.
v  Full refund available up to one week prior to class.
v  20% off fabric and yarn with paid class tuition.

One thought on “Winter Classes are here–call now to reserve your place!

  1. So wish I could live close to your shop. You sure have some wonderful classes coming up that I would love to sign up for. I do enjoy your emails.

    Carolyn S Cecil
    Lincoln, IL

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