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Winter 2012 Classes and Workshops

December 11, 2011
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BEGINNER KNITTING

This is a beginner knitting class for anyone who has never picked up
needles, or for someone who is looking for a beginner refresher.
Participants will learn the basics including casting on, knitting,
purling and casting off. The class project will be a choice between
simple leg warmers, hat, scarf, or arm warmers. Minimum 5 participants
and maximum 8. The class runs for 4 weeks and includes a Baaad Anna’s beginner manual.

Dates: Tuesday’s
January 10, 17, 24, 31
Time:  6pm – 7:30pm
Cost: $65-$85 (+ hst) sliding scale
Instructor: Hilary Jones
Materials needed: One pair of 6.5mm needles and 2 ball of a chunky
weight yarn.

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BEYOND THE BASICS – Intermediate

For those who can knit and purl and want to take their knitting to the
next level. This class is project based, bring a pattern that you want to tackle or we’ll help you find one. Make that sweater or hat, or project you always wanted but didn’t have the skills! Minimum 5
participants and maximum 8.

Date: Thursday’s
January 12, 19, 26 and February 2
Time:  6 – 7:30pm
Cost: $65-$85 (+ hst) sliding scale
Instructor: Anna Hunter
Materials needed: Materials will be based on the project chosen.

 

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Date: Saturday’s Jan14, 21, 28

Time: 1 – 3pm

Cost: $65-$85 (+ hst) sliding scale
Instructor: Hilary Jones
Materials needed: Materials will be based on the project chosen.

 

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DAYTIME – All levels

This class is a combined beginner and intermediate class for those who prefer to take a class during the daytime. The beginner description and the intermediate description apply to this class as well.

Date: Wed. January 11, 18, 25, Feb 1
Time: 9:30 – 11am
Cost:  $65 – $85 (+hst) Sliding Scale
Instructor:  Hilary Jones
Materials: Supplies will be chosen based on project.

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BEGINNER CROCHET

Crochet is a lot easier than you think. Its versatility and endless creative possibilities make it a favorite among many crafters. This class will teach you the basics of crochet including making a chain, working in the round and three of the most common stitches. The project for this class will be a simple beanie.

Date: Sun Jan 15, 22, 29
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Cost: $65 – $85 (+hst)
Instructor: Hilary Jones
Materials Required: Chunky weight yarn and 6mm (j) crochet hook

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FELTED ANIMALS WORKSHOP  (wet & needle felting)

This one evening workshop will teach you all the basics of needle and wet felting. The class will be teaching a variety of techniques – making mini felted animals. No experience necessary. Minimum 5 and maximum 8 participants.

Date: Sunday, January 15
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Cost:  $45 (+ hst) supplies INCLUDED (100gr of fibre and 1 felting needle)
Instructor: Caitlin ffrench

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