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Class Descriptions

 

 Learning at Yarnings

 

Beginner: Knows the long tail cast on, knit, purl and bind off. For crocheting, knows single, half double, and double crochet stitches along with the slipstitch.

 

Advanced Beginner: Knows shaping, seaming and has followed some patterns and understands gauge.

 

Intermediate: Has completed a garment and has done some stitch work. 

 

And, remember, we ask that Yarnings supplies be used in Yarnings classes. It only makes sense!

 

 Private Lessons

We at Yarnings want you to find a learning environment that matches your style.  Our private lessons are inexpensive and offer a one-on-one session with one of our talented and friendly instructors.  These times can be tailored to your needs: beginning knitting or crochet, help finishing a particular project, help starting a project, help with a specific technique- it's all up to you!  Call us  to set up a time for you or a time for you and a friend!

 

Groups
 

 

Friday Morning Knit Group – Bring along any knitting project for a little help while socializing with others. If you know in advance that you plan to attend this group, please call the store to let us know.

 

Cost:                                                    $10.00 per Session

 

Time/Date/Instructor:           Fridays November 8,15,22, and December 6,13,20 from 11-1 with Sandra

                                                            Fridays January 3,10,17,24,31 and February 7,14,21,28 from 11-1 with Sandra

                                                            

Skill Level:                                       Beginner to Intermediate

 

 

Tuesday Morning Knit Group This group meets weekly for help and inspiration.  Join others who enjoy chatting and sharing projects.

 

Cost:                                              $10 per session

Time/Date/Instructor:          Tuesdays November 5,12,19,26 and December 3,10,17 from 11-1 with Sandra

                                                           Tuesdays January 7,14,21,28 and February 4,11,18 25 from 11-1 with Sandra

                                                          

Skill Level:                                   Beginner and Intermediate

 

 

 

 

Classes

Please call the store in advance to sign up for classes.  All class supplies will be available at the store for purchase.

 

 

 

Basic Brioche - This two-session class will teach the language and stitches of brioche knitting.  Students may choose to make a cowl or hat, using brioche in the round.  This class is also a great review for anyone who needs a refresher!

Cost:                                           $30

Dates/Times/Instructor:     Thursdays  September 19 and 26 from 11-12:30 with Margaret

Skill Level:                               Intermediate

 

 

Beginning Knit- This two-session class will have you knitting stylish projects.  The knit and purl stitches will be taught, along with casting on stitches and binding off your work.  Learn this life-long craft!

Cost:                                              $30 

Dates/Time/Instructor:     

Skill Level:                                   Absolute Beginner

 

Beginning Weaving- This introductory course covers all the basics of rigid heddle weaving.  Dressing the loom, yarn choices and yardage, weaving techniques, finishing , and design concepts are all presented.  This course is a great bargain!  Four weeks of instruction, the loom rental, and the first warp are all included in the price.  Come and try it out!

 

Cost:                                             $70

Dates/Times/Instructor:     Sundays, September 22,29 and October 6,20 from 9:30-11:30 with Steph 

 

Big Hat or Cowl in the Round- This one session class gives advanced beginners the chance to work on big needles to knit up a cowl or hat just in time for winter and holiday gift giving.  A great way to try circulars and double points for the first time.

Cost:  $30

Date/Time/Instructor:  Saturday, December 14 from 10-1 with Sandra

Skill Level:  Advanced Beginner

 

Brioche Shawl- Come and further explore  the world of brioche knitting.  This shawl, Books and Bridges, explores two-sided brioche knitting (knitted flat). Done in two colors, this shawl is designed to have brioche sections alternating with simple knit and purl stripes.  To be successful in  this class, the student should have knit in brioche previously.

Cost:                                             $45

Dates/Times/Instructor:      Thursdays, October 3,10,17,24 from 11-12:30 with Margaret

Skill Level:                                  Intermediate, with some brioche knitting experience

 

Heart Warmer Cowl- A pretty and ornamental in-the-round knit.  This class would be a great class for the adventurous advanced beginner interested in trying several different stitch patterns.  The cowl is great go-to neck piece for the winter and spring and knits up with a single skein of fingering weight yarn.

Cost:                                          $45

Dates/Times/Instructor:  Fridays, January 24 and 31, and February 14 and 21 from 1:30-3:00 with Sandra

Skill Level:                               Advanced Beginner/Intermediate, in-the-round experience would be helpful

 

Holiday Needle Felting- Join us for some easy and fun needle felting.  You will learn techniques for building your piece with a felting needles and wool batting.  Choose between holiday ornaments and evergreen trees.

Cost:                                         $25

Date/Time/Instructor:      Friday, December 6th from 1:30-3:30

Skill Level:                             Absolute Beginner(No knitting skills required.)

 

Modern Wrapper KAL- The Modern Wrapper is an oversized piece that  walks the line between snuggly and sweet, cozy and chic.  This cardigan is designed with thoughtful details to fit well and drape softly to flatter every figure.

Cost: $10 per session

Dates/Times/Instructor:  Saturdays, January 11 and 25, and February 1 and 22 from 10-12 with Sandra

Skill Level:  Advanced Beginner

 

 Toe Up Socks- Try this alternate style of sock knitting!  Starting from the toe, this basic sock is fun to knit and requires no grafting!!  This method also prevents running out of yarn on the second leg.  Join us!

 

Cost:                                             $45

Dates/Times/Instructor:      Thursdays, January 16, 30 and February 6 from 11-12:30 with Margaret

Skill Level:                                 Advanced Beginner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Location


4007 Skippack Pike
Skippack, PA 19474

Phone: (610) 584-6216

Email: info@yarnings.com
In the heart of Skippack Village

Hours


Tuesday: 11 am - 5 pm
Wednesday: 11 am - 8 pm
Thursday: 11 am - 5 pm
Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 12 pm - 4 pm
Monday: Closed

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