Knitted gifts workshops—Come learn to make a variety of fun projects perfect for gift-giving:
Cabled Hat—200 yards aran or bulky weight yarn, #11 DPN, cable needle
Saturday, November 5, 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Felted Slippers—two skeins bulky weight yarn in complementary colors, #11 circular or straight needles, scissors, darning needle
Saturday, November 12, 11:30 am-1 pm
Fingerless Mitts—one skein bulky weight yarn, size #9 needles, darning needle, scissors
Saturday, November 19, 11:30-12:30 pm
$17/class JoLene McQueen
Quick Holiday Goodies—Our new teacher, Lori Wells, has taught cooking classes at Thanksgiving Point for 10 years. She will demonstrate several treats including Cashew Turtles, Delicious Fudge, English Toffee, Scotchie Balls and more! Lots of ideas will be included in this fun one-hour class. Come get in the mood for a festive season!
November 12, 10-11 am $15 Lori Wells
Beginning Crochet—Learn crochet basics (chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half-double crochet and double crochet) while making a lovely flower pin. Supplies: One skein worsted weight yarn in desired flower color and 1 size H/8 5.0mm hook. Students receive a muslin drawstring bag and folder with illustrated instructions. Green yarn provided for leaves. Class size limited to 4!
Saturday, November 12, 3-5 pm $25 Allison Baker
Pom Pom Garland—Pom poms are easy, fun, and fabulous, and on a garland for your home they are super festive. Bring stash yarns and we’ll share some of ours. A set of two pom pom makers is included!
Friday, November 18, 4-5 pm $15 Laura Harmon
Knitting Christmas Stockings—Make your own beautiful cabled Christmas stockings in time for Christmas! Learn some of the tricks for beautiful cables, toes, and heels. Patterns for knitting cabled Christmas stockings and mini Christmas tree ornament included. Supplies: 48” circular needles, size 8 or 9, 100 g worsted-weight yarn (1 or 2 colors). Instructor provides patterns for full-sized and mini Christmas stockings.
Saturdays, Nov. 19 & Dec. 10, 10-11 am $20 Steph Burt
Weaving 2.0—We will make a woven sampler while learning several different techniques, including hem stitching and leno, for future weaving projects. Come with rigid heddle loom warped about two yards in length and 8-10 inches wide. (min 3-4)
Saturday, November 19, 1-4 pm $30 Catherine Marchant
Thanksgiving Centerpiece—Make your own floral centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table! All supplies provided, including vase. Please bring garden/kitchen scissors.
Tuesday, November 22, 7-8 pm $35 Alicia Sanford
Mole Tamales—Come to a tamale demonstration class. You will learn how to make chicken mole tamales for the holidays and take some home with you!
Saturday, December 3, 10-11 am $30 Nadia Cates
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. 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, December 10, 3-5 pm $15 Allison Baker
Holiday Knit Nights: November 3, December 1; 8-9:30 p.m. Free
* Payment required to secure spot in class; phone orders encouraged.
* Class may cancel if minimum enrollment is not met—call early, bring your friends!
* 20% off fabric and yarn with paid class tuition.