Posts Tagged ‘Knitting Classes’

Years ago….and I do mean years (I was 10) I learned to shuttle knit. Somewhere over the years of knitting I heard that it was the Scottish Shuttle but don’t recall where I read that. Today the Irish Cottage Knitting is exactly the way I knit. It’s the method I prefer because I can knit faster and I also think my stitches are more consistent than other methods that I might use.

If you are wanting to learn more about this, you just might want sign up for the class that I will be teaching at Avenue Yarns. You can see an earlier video of me knitting on the  Skein Lane website.



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Day/Date/Time/Location Learn how to knit this basic sock in this 3-wk sesson spread out over 6 weeks. Then you can move onto The Socks Forever Club

Date: Feb 27, Mar 12 and Mar 26

Noon – 2pm

First sesson: foot measurement, custom-fit, cast on, join and begin the cuff. Homework: Knit 6″ or desired lengthcuff

Second session: Heel flap, turn the heel, gusset. Homework: knit the foot

Third Session: Complete the toe! And now you will have a sock!

Fee $65.00

Here is the link to sign up.

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New and returning knitalongs and classes are back…short notice here but tomorrow at noon we will embark upon the first of our two endeavors. !

  • Create your Feather and Fan Afghan from your stash and new yarns…a chance to experiement in colors.  Join us from noon – 2pm
  • Socks from the top-down….learn the basics as well as customization. Join us at 2 for the first of 3 sessions for this class

Class/knitalong details will be on the website later today.

And be sure to check out the first stages of our online shopping

Best and knit on!

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