Classes & Meetings

Wednesday Sit & Stitch! (and crochet, and embroider…etc). A crafty gathering, Wednesdays at 2-4 pm, right here in the Impossible Knot Shop. All stitchy crafts are welcome!

Come out and gather around the table to visit and craft over coffee or tea with us!

Troubleshooting Tuesdays. Having problems with a knitting pattern? Can’t remember how to do a stitch or finish a project? Our lovely teacher, Helen Hicks, will be available from 1-3 pm for free drop-in knitting 911.

January 8 & 22nd
February 5 & 19th

 

CLASSES:

Basic Beanie – Beginner Knit Class $99 +tax
Saturday January 19 & 26, Saturday February 2 & 9th from 10am-12pm

Learn to knit a fun hat, and end with a finished project you can wear or gift! Helen Hicks teaches basic knitting on straight needles with an Impossible Knot pattern for a chunky basic beanie.

  • 8 hours over four classes

  • Learn how to cast on, knit, purl, knit ribbing and stockinette, decrease, and seam your first project.

  • Required supplies: Straight 6mm needles, one ball of Patons Shetland chunky (plain or tweed), wool needle for tucking in ends.

  • Needles and yarn can be bought at the store with a 10% class discount, or can be brought from home.

  • Pattern is supplied with class.

Circular Sock TAAT – Intermediate Knit Class $99 +tax
Saturday January 19 & 26, Saturday February 2 & 9th from 12:30 to 2:30pm

Learn how to cast on and knit women’s basic cuff-down socks, two at a time on two circular needles. Knitted in worsted, for a quicker finish. No more Second Sock Syndrome (SSS)! No more counting rows for each sock! Get the same tension on both socks! It really is so nice to have a pair finished at the same time.

  • 8 hours over four classes

  • Required supplies: One 220yd ball of King Cole Fashion Aran Tweed (preferably in a light colour) or similar blend yarn, two pairs 3.75mm circular needles (16” & 24” or different coloured cables or needles), point protectors, 2 stitch markers, wool needle.

  • Supplies can be bought at the store with a 10% class discount, or can be brought from home.

  • Pattern is supplied with class.

  • This is an intermediate class. Students must be familiar with cast on, knit, purl, and cast off. There will be knitting homework between classes. Please arrive a bit early so we can wind your yarn into two balls before class.

 

Private lessons can also be scheduled depending on teacher availability. Want to learn a craft?? Call and find out if we can teach you!