OTHERWISE NOTED, BEGINNING KNITTING SKILLS ARE REQUIRED.
4 Sessions $100
Begins Monday, January 6, 1–3:30pm or
Begins Saturday, February 1, 9:30am–12noon or
Begins Thursday, March 5, 6:30–9pm
Learn to knit! Knitting warm, comfortable, attractive
clothing is calming to the mind and soothing to the
spirit (and fun). This class covers needles, yarns
and basic stitches with lots of time to practice,
ask questions and discover the joy of this ancient
craft. We will also make a hat! (Hat uses #10 ½
16” circular needles and bulky yarn to be provided
by student.) STRAIGHT NEEDLES AND SAMPLER YARN PROVIDED.
THE WONDERFUL WALLABY
4 Sessions $85
Begins Tuesday, January 14, 1–3:30pm
Many years ago Carol Anderson of Cottage Creations
designed a great, super useful sweater she called
the “Wallaby”. It has everything a child
or adult could want in a “comfort” sweater–
easy fit, pouch pocket, a hood with no sewing, a fun
puzzle of a pattern to work. PATTERN BOOK INCLUDED.
BEGINNING KNITTING SKILLS REQUIRED.
KNIT SOME SOCKS
2 Sessions $55
Saturday, January 18 & 25, 1–3:30pm
Ahhh…Winter. This is the time of year you will
most enjoy wearing those wonderful handknit socks,
perfect for keeping your feet warm while walking the
dog, or sleeping or just about anything. Come and
learn to knit some wonderful socks and join the ranks
of enthusiastic sock knitters. INTERMEDIATE KNITTING
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE ON DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES REQUIRED.
1 Session $35
Thursday, January 30, 1–3pm
In knitting, gauge, or how many stitches you achieve
per inch is what makes it all happen! Learn the many
effects gauge has on your knitting and how to control
your gauge and become the master of your knitting
projects. BEGINNING KNITTING SKILLS REQUIRED.
3 Sessions $65
Begins Saturday, February 1, 1–3:30pm
Knitting in the round…what’s it all about?
Getting comfortable with double pointed needles will
be our first goal. We’ll knit some cuffs. Then
we’ll explore “magic loop”, working
on two needles and other circular needle tricks. Bring
your adventurous spirit. BEGINNING KNITTING SKILLS
3 Sessions $70
Begins Tuesday, February 4, 6:30–9pm
So what is so Turkish about it? These slipper socks
will find a way into a project bag. A great way to
use a special ball of sock yarn (@ 200 yds.), it’s
all about clever construction. We will start with
the Churchmouse pattern and also explore a toe-up
version, including short row toe and more interesting
techniques and cuff possibilities. They make a great
gift after you have enough pairs for yourself. Churchmouse
pattern included. BEGINNING KNITTING SKILLS REQUIRED.
THE SWEATER CLASS
4 Sessions $80
Begins Thursday, February 6, 1–3:30pm
Knit a sweater that fits, feels wonderful and looks
great! Choose a pattern from the Knitting 2 Book and
we will help you find the right yarn, review techniques
and make sure you understand the instructions while
you knit your sweater. You must stop by and select
your pattern and yarn at least ONE WEEK before the
start of class. BEGINNING KNITTING CLASS OR DEMONSTRATED
ABILITY WITH TEACHER APPROVAL REQUIRED.
PROBLEM SOLVING 101
1 Session $35
Monday, February 10, 1–3pm
Are you still uncertain about the proper way to pick
up a dropped stitch? Still not sure about the proper
stitch mount? Have you never learned to “un-knit”
in both directions? Discover holes and don’t
know how they got there? This is the class for you!
We will spend two hours concentrating on the most
common mistakes that happen in knitting and the most
efficient ways to fix them.
STRANDED COLOR KNITTING
4 Sessions $80
Begins Saturday, February 22, 1–3:30pm
In this class you will learn the skills you need for
stranded color knitting, sometimes called Fair Isle
knitting. You will knit a hat and leave with your
new hat and some new knitting skills.
ADVANCED BEGINNING KNITTING SKILLS REQUIRED.
WHAT’S IN A SHAWL
3 Sessions $65
Begins Tuesday, March 10, 6:30–9pm
Scarves have gotten bigger, more wrap like, wonderful
for a breezy evening... But where to start? How are
shawls constructed? We’ll critique patterns
and styles, talk color and fiber and come up with
a design just for you. Learn how to knit a tab start
and the magic of short rows. We will block some shawls
and discuss methods for finishing. BEGINNING KNITTING
SKILLS REQUIRED. PLEASE BRING ANY “STASH”
YOU THINK YOU’D LIKE TO USE. WE’LL SEE
HOW IT FITS YOUR STYLE.
To the Community knitters:
Thank you to all who have come faithfully, been of
such great cheer and shown such generosity of spirit.
It’s been a pleasure to be your guide all these
years! I wish all of you many more years of meeting,
knitting and laughing together.
The new website is bouldercommunityknitting.com.
Check at the beginning of 2020 for information.
SWEATER DOCTOR IS IN
45 Minutes $25 or Bring a Friend, 2 for $40
YOU MUST CALL TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT.
Is there an ailing sweater project in your life? A
pattern suffering from confusion? Do you need a review
of some basics? Want to conquer the dreaded dropped
stitch and other problems? This is an opportunity
to focus on your own knitting goals in a private or
semi-private session. AGES 8-80
4 Sessions $95
Begins Thursday, January 23, 2–4:30pm
Discover the versatility and usefulness of crochet.
Learn basic crochet stitches and how to read patterns.
Several small projects will be made, including a hat.
(Hat uses worsted weight yarn to be provided by the
student.) BOOK, HOOK AND SAMPLER YARN PROVIDED.
3 Sessions $70
Begins Monday, March 9, 1–3:30pm
Beyond the first stitches... What do you want to make?
Come be inspired for new projects. Each class will
delve into a different type of crochet: stitch patterns
with emphasis on pattern reading (perhaps a scarf?),
color work tapestry (a hat or a bag?) and mysterious
Tunisian. We’ll do it with 2 colors and an oversize
hook. Successful projects are based on a good yarn/hook
relationship. What makes good “cloth”?
Bring your questions and your projects. BEGINNING
CROCHET SKILLS REQUIRED.
45 Minutes $25
ANY TUESDAY OR THURSDAY
YOU MUST CALL TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
Do you have crochet questions? Are you stuck on a
project? Need help understanding directions? Want
help starting a new project or finishing an old one?
Crochet clinic is the answer. Bring your projects
and problems, and we will talk crochet.