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Beginner Knitting | Intermediate Knitting | Tuesday Afternoons | Tuesday Evenings | Wednesday Evenings | Thursday Afternoons | Thursday Evenings | Friday Mornings | Saturday Mornings | Crocheting

Knitting


Beginning Knitting with MYS Staff.
During the first 2 classes, you will learn to cast on, knit, purl, increase, decrease & cast off. During the 3rd class session, you will pick out an easy project, learn to read knitting instructions & work on your chosen project for the remainder of the course. Fee: $78 per session for four weeks. Note: All materials must be purchased from Mosaic Yarn Studio, Ltd. Beginning Knitting can be taken twice.

Date

Reserve Your Spot!

Sun. September 18 to October 16 (No Class October 2) with Kate
12:30 – 2 p.m.



Wed. September 21 to October 12 with Georg
5:30 – 7 p.m.



Thurs. September 22 to October 13 with Darlene
12-1:30 p.m.



Fri. October 7 to 28 with Courtney
10-11:30 a.m.



Sun. October 23 to November 20 (November 13) with MYS Staff
12:30-2 p.m.



Intermediate Knitting (and Crocheting)
You will learn more advanced techniques of your choice. For example, you can choose a simple cabled sweater pattern, a fair isle pattern,an intarsia pattern – the choice is yours! This class can betaken over and over and over and over..

Monday Afternoons with Darlene Joyce
Fee: $88/session
4 weeks
1-3 p.m.
Session 9
October 10 to November 7 (No Class October 24)


CLOSED
Session 10
November 21 to December 12



Session 1
January 2 to 23



Tuesday Afternoons with Darlene Joyce

Fee: $88/session
4 weeks
1 – 3 p.m.
Session 10
October 4 to November 1 (No Class October 25)


CLOSED
Session 11
November 8 to 29



Session 12
December 6 to January 3 (No Class December 13)



Tuesday Evenings with Darlene Joyce

Fee: $88/session
4 weeks
6 – 8 p.m.
Session 9
September 6 to 27



Session 10
October 4 to November 1 (No Class on October 25)



Session 11
November 8 to 29



Session 12
December 6 to January 3 (No Class December 13)



Wednesday Evenings with Georg Luxton
Fee: $88/session
4 weeks
7 – 9 p.m.
Session 10
October 12 to November 2



Session 11
November 9 to December 7 (No Class November 23)



Thursday Afternoons with Courtney Buckalew

Fee: $88/session
4 weeks
1 -3 p.m.
Session 8
August 11 to September 1 (No Class August 18)-3 weeks for $66



Session 9
September 9 to 29



Session 10
October 6 to 27



Session 11
November 3 to December 1 (No Class November 24)



Session 12
December 8 to 29



Thursday Evenings with Darlene Joyce

Fee: $88/session
4 weeks
7 – 9 p.m.
Session 8
September 1 to 29 (No Class Septermber 15)



Session 9
October 6 to November 3 (No Class October 20)



Session 10
November 10 to December 8 (No Class November 24)



Friday Mornings with Darlene Joyce

Fee: $88/session
4 weeks
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Session 4
September 2 to 30 (No Class September 16)



Session 5
October 7 to November 4 (No Class October 21)



Saturday Mornings with Darlene Joyce

Fee: $88/session
4 week class
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Session 7
October 1 to November 5 (No Class October 8 & 22)



Session 8
November 19 to December 17 (No class November 26)



Session 1
January 7 to 28



 



shoulder cozyShoulder Cozy with Kate Joyce

Holding a fuzzy yarn with a smoother yarn, you will learn how to do an “e” cast on and knit garter stitch in the round. You will need to have a 24” circular needle in a size US 13. If you need help choosing your yarn, come a little early for class!

Sun. September 4, 2 -4 p.m. Fee: $32; 2 hour class




Fisherwoman’s Cowl with Emily Hrobskyfisherwoman's cowl

Learn how to do traditional Fisherman’s rib. This technique is different than Brioche knitting. It involves knitting in the row below. You will make a simple scarf and you can sew the ends together to form a cowl if you prefer. This stitch can be used for the whole family!

Thurs. September 15, 7 – 9  p.m. Fee: $32; 2 hour class




hannah's honeydewHannah’s Honeydew Hat with Kate Joyce Using a basic linen stitch this adorable hat is made in two complementary colors of HiKoo’s Simplicity.  Simplicity is a customer favorite yarn because of it’s range of colors and because it is easy to knit with.  Come pick your favorite color combination and join Kate in the fun of learning something new.  Designed by Hannah Mann.  Homework:  Cast on and knit ribbing before class.

Thurs. September 18 & 25, 2-4 p.m. Fee: $55; 2 week class



bavarian mittsBavarian Fingerless Mitts with Georg Luxton                                                                                                                  

Learn some Bavarian basics while working on a fingerless mitt.  You can use your favorite technique for knitting small circumferences in the round (i.e. double points, two circular needles or magic loop).


Sat. September 17 & 24, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Fee: $55; 2 week class




indian crossIndian Cross Stitch Scarf with June Sorensen                                                                                                                 Learn the very interesting cross stitch pattern while knitting a scarf in your favorite Koigu color.  Choose 2 skeins of Koigu from our huge selection and bring a size US 6 knitting needle.  No cable needle required.


Sat. September 17, 1 – 3 p.m. Fee: $32; 2 hour class




baby cables andBaby Cables & Big Ones Too with Darlene Joyce                                                                                                               

Designed by Suvi Simola.  “This beautiful and original garment combines modern vanishing cables and two all time classics, garter stitch and stockinette. It’s beautiful and unusual and never goes out of style. The sweater is worked seamlessly from top-down and requires minimal finishing”

 Thurs. September 22 to October 13, 2 -4  p.m. Fee: $88; 4 week class




spiral hatSpiral Hat with Georg Luxton

A masterpiece from the work of Elizabeth Zimmermann.  This hat can be made in one evening with super thick yarn and a big needle!  The sample hat is done in a  braided yarn, Ushya,  and is from Marisol’s new collection.  Elizabeth also referred to this hat at the conch, snail or Dairy Queen hat.  You can find the pattern in Knitting Without Tears or The Opinionated Knitter.

Sat. September 24, 1-3  p.m. Fee: $32; 2 hour class




entrelac shawlEntrelac Shawl with Darlene Joyce

(Designed by Evan Martinsson)

Learn how to make an entrelac shawl with pointed edges and fringe.  Choose a self-striping sock yarn like Noro Silk Garden sock and the color changes are done for you!  Some knowledge of entrelac knitting is helpful.

Wed. October 12, 26 & November 2, 1:30 – 3:30  p.m. Fee: $66; 3 week class




Sat. December 3, 10 & 17, 1 – 3  p.m. Fee: $66; 3 week class




continental knittingContinental Knitting (& Purling) with Darlene Joyce
Learning continental knitting, sometimes called picking, can help give you options while knitting.  Some knitters find that they can knit more evenly and quickly with this method. Students will learn  both knit and purl stitch. Additional practice is advised to become proficient.

Tues. October 25, 2-4 p.m. a.m. Fee: $24; 1 1/2 hour class




Basic SocksBasic Socks with Darlene Joyce
Knit a basic sock using fine needles and special sock yarn. You will learn to use double pointed needles, turn a heel and create a gusset. The instructor will discuss ways to ensure a proper fitting sock.

Fri. October 28 to Novemer 18 (No Class November 11), 2 – 4 p.m. a.m. Fee: $66; 3 week class




treebyleafTree by Leaf with Courtney Buckalew
An asymmetrical buttoned wrap inspired by Teva Durham’s “gestalt” knitting class, using the naturaledges of the charted pattern to inform the shape of the finished garment.Exact gauge is not important, but yarn choice is crucial! Size of one finished leaf motif is given, rather thansts/inch. This will work best in a lofty, super bulky yarn where 9 sts = 4” in stockinette per the ball band. Pattern includes written instructions for one leaf, as well as a chart for the entire wrap.  Tues. October 4 & 11; 2 – 4 p.m. Fee: $55; 2 week class



CROCHETING

Intermediate Crochet with MYS Staff. This class is for crocheters of any skill
level. It is tailored around what you know and what you’d like to learn. If you’re new to crochet,
you’ll get started with chain, single, and double crochet stitches. Already know the basics? Then
learn to read patterns and stitch diagrams. If you want to learn classics like granny squares,
doilies, motifs, or filet crochet, only your imagination is the limit! Come prepared with a prject
of your choosing, and let’s get started. All yarn must be purchased from MYS.

Date

Time

Reserve Your Spot!

Fri. September 9 to 30 with Courtney
5 – 6 p.m.


 

Thurs. September 22 to October 13 with Darlene
5 – 6 p.m.



duetDuet for Hooks (Double-Ended Tunisian) with Darlene Joyce

Designed by Sheryl Thies.  Learn how to do double-ended Tunisian crochet.  Students must purchase Tunisian Crochet Encore from MYS, sport weight yarn and a size L double-ended Tunisian hook.  (Denise  brand works well).  Some Tunisian experience required.

Wed. September 14 & 21, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Fee: $55; two week class




ruffled interludeRuffled Interlude (Tunisian) with Darlene Joyce
Designed by Sheryl Thies.  Learn short row shaping and Tunisian extended simple stitch to create feminine ruffle scarf.  Choose your favorite fingering weight yarn (at least 425 yards).  Students must purchase Tunisian Crochet Encore from MYS.  Wed. October 5, 2 – 4 p.m. Fee: $32; two hour class




 

lovelyexistenceLovely Existence with Darlene Joyce
This class is for crocheters who already know a little Tunisian crochet. Learn how to do a simple eyelet pattern and fit the sweater to you. Darlene’s sample is in Debbie Bliss Eco Baby. Students must have Get Hooked on Tunisian Crochet by Sheryl Thies. Available at MYS for $22.99.  Sat. October 29, November 5 & 19;1 -3 p.m. Fee: $66; 3 week class



trellis mittenTrellis Mittens with Darlene Joyce
Learn how to make a mitten with a beautiful trellis center.  The mitten starts from the top and goes down, making it easy to custom size.  Patterns calls for 200 yards of worsted weight yarn.  Darlene’s sample is in Filatura Zara.

Sat. October 29, November 5 & 19;1 -3 p.m. Fee: $55; 2 week class




bombay loveBombay Love with Courtney Buckalew
Easy top down crochet sweater. This cardigan can easily be made larger by using thicker yarn and/or increasing more stitches. Please chose 200 yards of worsted weight yarn from our great selction and a size I hook.

Tues. August 30 & September 6; 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. Fee: $55; 2 week class




Class Policies

Materials: Except when noted, yarns must be purchased from Mosaic Yarn Studio. Come in as soon as possible to pick out your supplies in case we need to order something. Students receive a 10% discount on all class materials.

Registration: Registration is required for all classes. 100% of the class fee is due at registration. You may register by phone via Visa/Mastercard/American Express or use our online secure shopping cart. Of course, you can always register in person!

Class Minimum: A minimum number students is required in order for a class to run. You will be notified one week in advance if the minimum is not met and your deposit will be refunded.

Cancellation: Store credit can be issued for your deposit if we are notified one week before the start of class. After this point, deposits are non-refundable. Out of courtesy to our instructors, no make-up classes are given.