Project Workshops

Keepsake Sampler Afghan

Seven Saturdays - the 3rd Saturday of each month beginning January 19th 12:30-2:30pm  $140.00*

Dates:  1/19, 2/16, 3/16, 4/19, 5/18, 6/15, 7/20

Instructor:  Jan Cornelius

Thirty beautiful 10" squares come together to create a keepsake of knitting for yourself or as an amazing gift.  With a huge variety of stitches, textures, lace and cables - many of the choices are yours to make.  In addition to the 30 featured squares, students will receive alternate patterns to substitute or enhance.

The completed blanket size is 55x65.

In this 7 month workshop you will learn basic cables, simple lace, simple crochet edging, twisted stitches, basketweave and hiding tails. You'll also learn how to join the squares and add a border.

*plus Yarn del Sol yarns.  There will be a 10% discount for yarn purchase for this project including special orders.

Tunisian Bias Sample Shawl

Two Saturdays, December 15th and 29th 12:30-2:30      $45.00*

Instructor:  Jan Cornelius

If you have basic crochet skills, this Tunisian crochet shawl is the perfect project to try!  Using various stitches, this shawl shows off variegated yarn (dk or worsted) to its finest.

In this workshop you'll learn the Tunisian cast on, bind off and various stitches, counting rows and blocking hints.

*plus Yarn del Sol yarns and purchased pattern

Learn to Knit for Absolute Beginners

Three Wednesdays Nov 28th, Dec 5th and Dec 12th 6:00-8:00pm             $65*

Instructor:  Michelle

Have you always wanted to learn to knit?  Here is your chance to learn the basics and get started on your very first project.

You'll learn all the tools and terminology, stitches and more. The class includes the Learn to Knit Companion Booklet.

*plus Yarn del Sol needles and a skein of light color Encore.

Learn to Crochet For the Absolute Beginner

Three Wednesdays:  November 28th, Dec 5th and Dec 12th  6-8pm  $65.00*

Instructor:  Jan Cornelius

In this workshop you'll learn the easy and correct way to make all the very basic crochet stitches and how to combine them, the best way to hold your hook and yarn, tips on reading a pattern and gauge, how to understand crochet diagrams (which are the new method of writing crochet patterns), and MANY helpful tricks and hints to make you a star crocheter.

*Workshop Includes the Crochet Companion Booklet. You will need to purchase a skein of Encore and a Crochet Hook from our shop.  The right tools make the difference!

K1, Read Too

Book & Knit/Crochet Club

We meet the last Saturday of each month from 3-5pm. Everyone is welcome! Come to one or come to all! 

 

August 25 - Home For Unwanted Girls by Joanna Goodman (Linda K will lead)

September 29 - On Second Thought by Kristan Higgins (Kari will lead)

October 27 - One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus (Phyllis will lead)

November 17 -  Rosemary, The Hidden Kennedy Daughter by Kate Clifford Larson (Charlene will lead)

 

Birthday Club

Give us your name and birth date to get a special birthday gift from Yarn del Sol!

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