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Classes at Black Sheep Yarns

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    Knit Your First Cowl

    Oats, from the Tin Can Knits Simple Collection, is a perfect project for learning to knit in the round. While knitting the short version of this cowl you will learn how to cast on to circular needles and join to knit in the round. You …

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    Knit Your First Hat

    Make a modern beanie or slouch hat using a pattern from Tin Can Knits free learn-to-knit series. Knit this hat in any size from baby to adult while you learn how to knit in the round, using circular needles and double pointed needles, how to …

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    Garter Ear Flap Hat

      This adorable baby/toddler hat can be knit in a few evening and is perfect for a baby gift. As the ear flaps are shaped using short rows, this class is a great introduction to short rows. You will also be shown how to join …

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    Waiting for Rain

      Learn to knit the beautiful “Waiting for Rain” shawl directly from the designer. This shawl uses a unique new technique of charted lace short rows to create the “lace rips” throughout the shawl. Sylvia will talk about how she developed this technique and how …

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    Beginner Colourwork

    Colourwork knitting, also known as fair isle or stranded knitting, is a technique for working two or more colours of yarn in the same row. This technique is not as difficult as you might think, and Alexa will guide you through the basics. You will …

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    Churchmouse Basic Socks

    Learn basic top down sock construction, including knitting a vertical heel flap, turning a heel, picking up gusset stitches and grafting a toe. Once you understand this basic sock structure you can begin to explore other approaches to knitting socks, but this will remain your …

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    Beyond Beginner

    If you have just finished a beginner class and want some help beyond the basics, or are looking for guidance with your next project, this is the class for you!  Complete your projects from previous classes or pick out a new project on the first …

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    Beginner Knitting (Weekend)

    This class is for those who have never knit, or those who are still mastering the basics. The skills that will be taught are the following: casting on and off, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, and basic finishing techniques. Students will first make a …

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    Finishing Techniques

    If you want your finished projects to have that professional look, then this class is for you. You will learn all the basic skills needed to finish a knitted garment, such as seaming, weaving in ends, three needle bind off, sewn cast off and blocking. …

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    My First Fingerless Mitts

    Following the very popular pattern “Maine Morning Mitts” by Clara Parkes, knit these funky fingerless mitts using self striping yarn. Students will learn how to knit in the round using double pointed needles and how to shape a thumb gusset. This class is suitable for …

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    Beginner Knitting (Evening)

    This class is for those who have never knit, or those who are still mastering the basics. The skills that will be taught are as follows: casting on and off, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, and basic finishing techniques. Students will first make a …

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Registration

Register in person or by phone with a credit card.
Prepayment is required to reserve your place. A full refund will be given if a class is cancelled due to insufficient registration (minimum 4 students) or to students who cancel one week prior to the beginning of a class. We are unable to give a refund or store credit to students who cancel within one week of the first class. We do not provide make up classes for students who miss a class.
Class materials must be purchased at Black Sheep Yarns. Please purchase your supplies prior to the first class and wind yarn into balls if it comes in skeins.