Classes

Short Row Basics

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Sunday, August 20th, 2017; 3:00-5:00 pm. A class designed for new knitters and beyond. We will learn what makes a short row, also called a wrap and turn. We will cover when you might use short rows as well as several ... [... More Details]
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Price: $22.00

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Fixing Mistakes (August)

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski  Saturday, August 26th, 2017; 10:00 am - 12:00 noon. Experience level: all Learn to recognize and fix common knitting mistakes!  We’ll cover dropped stitches, ripping back and putting back correctly on the needles, ... [... More Details]
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Price: $22.00

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Blocking Basics

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Saturday, August 26th, 2017; 3:00-4:30 pm. Blocking is that essential finishing touch that finesses your finished fabric, setting its size and shape. Join Marsha for an introduction to blocking: what is it, how does it work, ... [... More Details]
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Price: $16.50

Start Your First Sweater or Vest

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Sundays: September 3, 17, October 15, and November 12, 2017; 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Experience level: adventurous beginner who already knows how to cast on, knit and purl, and bind off. Learn skills involved to make a simple pullover, ... [... More Details]
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Price: $88.00

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Stitch-Sampler Handwarmers

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Sundays: September 3 and 10, 2017; 3:00 - 5:00 pm. In this class, for the adventurous beginner, you will learn new skills as you knit a pair of "Stitch-Sampler Handwarmers." Marsha will teach how to combine knit and purl ... [... More Details]
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Price: $44.00

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Stranded knitting and steeks: Jared Flood’s “Barrington Vest” (Section B)

Instructor: Amy Wentley Section B: Saturdays, September 9, 23, October 21, and November 18, 2017; 10:00 am - 12:00 noon. Note: we are offering two separate sections of this popular class; please be sure to note the correct dates and times for the ... [... More Details]
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Price: $88.00

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Mosaic and Lace: “Laurelie” Shawl

Instructor: Robin Bibby Sundays: September 10th, 24th, and October 8th, 2017; 1:00-3:00 pm. Color and texture are highlighted in this triangular gem of a shawl. It features a striking diamond mosaic design in the middle, contrasted with a dramatic solid ... [... More Details]
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Price: $66.00

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Fiber and Ball Band Facts

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Saturday, September 16, 2017; 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Join Marsha for an education in yarn. We will look at how plant and animal fibers perform, the different qualities of each, and how that may relate to your yarn choice as you plan ... [... More Details]
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Price: $22.00

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My Gauge Isn’t Right!

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski. Saturday, September 16, 2017; 3:00 - 5:00 pm. Learn what to do when you don’t make gauge.  We’ll cover how to check your gauge and get the size garment you want. What to bring:  a 20 stitch x 4” swatch, in stockinette ... [... More Details]
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Price: $22.00

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Seaming Basics

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Sunday, October 1, 2017; 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Learn a few simple tips that will have your seams looking great.  We will seam stockinette and garter. Please bring the following: 3 swatches knit in stockinette stitch (knit a row, ... [... More Details]
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Price: $22.00

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Beginning Knitting (October)

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski. Sundays: October 1, 8, and 15, 2017; 3:00 - 5:00 pm. For absolute beginners: learn to knit. In the first session, you'll learn the knit stitch, in the second session, the purl stitch. In the last session, you'll learn to how ... [... More Details]
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Price: $66.00

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Knitting Basic Socks

Instructor: Amy Wentley Saturdays: October 7 and November 4, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon; November 18, 1:00 - 3:00 pm; and December 2, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon. (Please Note the Nov 18 class takes place between 1 - 3 pm) Knitting Basic Socks will teach you how to ... [... More Details]
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Price: $88.00

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Cast on and Bind off Workshop

Instructor: Amy Wentley Saturday, October 7th, 2017, 1:00-5:00 pm. Join us to play with different cast-ons and bind-offs and learn how they can make your knitting more polished and versatile. We'll investigate basic, stretchy, decorative, multi-colored, ... [... More Details]
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Price: $44.00

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Continental Knitting (November)

Instructor: Amy Wentley Saturday: November 4th, 2017; 1:00-3:00 pm. Continental knitting is a style of knitting where you hold the yarn in your left hand and "pick" the yarn with your right needle. For some people, this turns out to be a faster way to ... [... More Details]
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Price: $22.00

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Fixing Mistakes (November)

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski  Sunday, November 5, 2017; 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Experience level: all Learn to recognize and fix common knitting mistakes!  We’ll cover dropped stitches, ripping back and putting back correctly on the needles, unknitting and how ... [... More Details]
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Price: $22.00

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Keyhole Scarf (November)

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Sundays: November 5 and 12, 2017; 3:00 - 5:00 pm. Make a Keyhole Scarf with a seed stitch border. Worked in a soft, bulky weight yarn, it's a fast knit and great for gifts! In the first class, we will learn how to read the ... [... More Details]
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Price: $44.00

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Introductory Lace Shawl: “Yasmine”

Instructor: Katherine Applegate Sundays: November 19, and December 3 and 17, 2017; 3 - 4:30 pm. Join Katherine for an introductory lace shawl project with charted and written instructions. Katherine will teach garter tab cast-on, lace chart reading, ... [... More Details]
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Price: $49.50

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Continental Knitting (December)

Instructor: Amy Wentley Saturday: December 2nd, 2017; 1:00-3:00 pm. Continental knitting is a style of knitting where you hold the yarn in your left hand and "pick" the yarn with your right needle. For some people, this turns out to be a faster way to ... [... More Details]
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Price: $22.00

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Hitofude Cardigan

Instructor: Amy Wentley Saturdays: September 9 and 23, October 21 and November 18, 2017; 3:00 - 5:00 pm. The Hitofude Cardigan is a graceful lace garment with a lovely drape suitable for any occasion. The lace pattern is very simple, but the construction ... [... More Details]
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Price: $88.00

Beginning Lace: Stone Point Poncho

Instructor: Amy Wentley Saturdays: June 3rd, 17th, July 22nd, and August 19th, 2017; 3:00-5:00 pm. Beginning Lace will introduce you to lace-knitting techniques. We will explore different lace patterns, and we'll learn to knit from charts. In addition, ... [... More Details]
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Price: $88.00

Completing Your Hillsborough Yarn Shop Projects (July-October)

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Saturdays: July 29, August 19, September 16, and October 14, 2017; 10:00 - 11:30 am. This four-session class is for knitters who want the structure of regular meetings to help them complete a project or projects purchased from ... [... More Details]
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Price: $66.00

Textured pullover: Michele Wang’s “Bedford”

Instructor: Nancy Cavender Sundays: June 11th, July 9th, and August 6th, 2017; 3:00-5:00 pm. Join Nancy in knitting "Bedford," a textured pullover designed by Michele Wang for Brooklyn Tweed Shelter. Knit in the round from the bottom up, "Bedford" features a ... [... More Details]
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Price: $66.00

Beginning Knitting (August)

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski. Sundays: August 6th, 13th, and 20th, 2017; 1:00-3:00 pm. For absolute beginners: learn to knit. In the first session, you'll learn the knit stitch, in the second session, the purl stitch. In the last session, you'll learn to ... [... More Details]
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Price: $66.00

Cabled Cardigan: Michele Wang’s “Ilia”

Instructor: Marsha Krzyzewski Saturdays: June 24th, July 1st and 29th, and August 26th, 2017; 1:00-3:00 pm. Join Marsha in knitting "Ilia," a cabled cardigan designed by Michele Wang for Brooklyn Tweed Loft. Rope and lattice cables decorate this open-front ... [... More Details]
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Price: $88.00

Stranded knitting and steeks: Jared Flood’s “Barrington Vest” (Section A)

Instructor: Amy Wentley Section A: Saturdays, August 12 10:00 - noon, and 19, September 23 and October 21, 2017; 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Note: we are offering two separate sections of this popular class; please be sure to note the correct dates and ... [... More Details]
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Price: $88.00

Class Policy –

  • Refunds for pre-paid class registrations can be made only if we are notified at least two weeks in advance of the beginning of class.
  • Missed classes will not be made up unless the instructor was unable to teach or the shop was closed for inclement weather.
  • Refunds for missed classes cannot be made.