Basic Beginner Classes

Can’t make these dates work? We would be happy to schedule a private lesson!
Contact the shop at 563-587-8044 for rates and more details.

Beginner Knitting ($35)

Wednesday, August 16 and 23
5:30–7:30 p.m.

Learn the foundations of knitting: casting on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, and binding off. Students will also learn the difference between garter and stockinette stitch, as well as gain tips on reading knitting patterns.

Materials to bring: Size 8, 9 or 10 needles in wood or bamboo, which can be purchased in class; sample yarn is provided.

Instructor: Sara Freund

Beginner Crochet ($30)

Thursday, August 24
5:30–8:30 p.m.

Once you learn to chain (ch), single crochet (sc), half-double crochet (hdc) and double crochet (dc), most crochet projects are within your reach. We will practice the stitches and explore how to use them to make small projects.

Materials to bring: Size H, I or J crochet hook, which can be purchased during the class; sample yarn is provided.

Instructor: Sara Freund