Learning never exhausts the mind.
Leonardo da Vinci

We've been longing for some skill building.  We're big fans of classes -- knitting, crochet and other things.  Judging by the number of you that request and take classes we guess that you probably have that same longing.  We're really excited about what we've lined up for the next 3 months at Knit 1!

Beginning Knitting
Sundays 10AM - Noon -- May 13, 20, June 3 and 10
Saturdays 10AM - Noon -- June 2, 9 16 and 30 (no class on June 23rd)
Thursday Mornings 10AM - Noon  -- July 5, 12, 19 and 26
This class teaches you the basics in 4 two-hour classes. Scarves, baby blankets and hats are some of the projects students have completed in class.
$125 for 4 classes includes supplies

One-Day Knit Clinic
We know so many people having babies that we now call ourselves the Baby Blanket Vortex of Awesomeness.  Now we are going to share that with you!
Sundays 10AM - Noon
June 17th Churchmouse Baby Blanket
$25 per session, patterns and supplies not included

Project Clinics
Do you have a project that has confounded you? A garment or item that you have always wanted to make? A knitting technique that you want to learn? Come to Project Clinic!
Mondays 6:30 - 8:30
$20 per two-hour session

Crocheted Market Bag

Where're you going to put all those tomatoes and zucchinis??  Why, in your market bag!!
We're offering this twice.
Tuesday evenings - 6:30 - 8:30 May 22 and 29th
Sunday Mornings - 10AM - Noon July 8 and 15
$45 does not include pattern which is downloadable for $3.99

Skill Building Classes
Intro to Crochet - Tuesday evening June 5 - 6:30 - 8:30
$30 includes supplies

Intro to Lace - Wednesday mornings June 6, 13 10AM - Noon
$45 doesn't include supplies but handouts will be provided.

Double Knitting (offered twice)
Wednesday mornings June 20, 27 10AM - Noon
Thursday evening June 21, 28 6:30 - 8:30
$45 doesn't include supplies but the pattern will be provided.

Short Rows - Wednesday morning July 11 10AM - Noon
Often referred to as "wrap and turn".  This technique adds gentle curves to a flat of piece of knitting. Applications of the short row include sock heels, shawl collars and bust darts.
$25 includes handouts 

Finishing - Wednesday morning July 18 10AM - Noon
Make garments that look handmade instead of the dreaded homemade!  Mattress stitch; how to weave in ends and how to pick up stitches in a neckline.  You will need to knit homework swatches for this class.
$25 includes handouts

Fixing Mistakes - Wednesday morning July 25 10AM - Noon
$25 includes handouts

Beginning Crochet Tuesday evenings June12, 19 and 26 6:30 - 8:30
$75 includes supplies

Design Intensive with Susan Holton
Learn the art and skill of pattern making with experienced professor of knit wear design, Susan Holton.  This 4 session class will teach you to design an article of clothing and create a flat pattern.  Work through the design process from conception through finished garment.
Tuesday evenings 6:30 - 8:30 - July 10, 17, 24 and 31
$125 includes some of your materials.  A detailed list will be provided when you register.

Please call the shop to ask questions or to register.
See you all soon,