Sunday, September 3, 2006

Fall/Winter 2006 Crochet Classes: Stamford, CT

Store:  KnitTogether
Location:  111 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT
Contact: (203) 324-YARN

Stitch & Chat:
Stay for 1 hour $15; Stay for 2 hours $25
Come for an hour, or come for two! The atmosphere is relaxed and social. Participants experience the joy of crocheting and chatting with others while getting help with projects and/or learning a "new-to-me" stitch.
Tuesdays 10:30–11:30am and/or 11:30am - 12:30pm - September 12, 19, 26; October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; November 7, 14, 21, 28; December 5, 12.

Crochet Lessons
One 2-hour session $25

This class is designed with the absolute beginner in mind: learn to start your work properly, make a foundation chain, single crochet, how to count stitches and build on your work to create wonderful fabric and end off properly. Then, come back for the Essential Skills class when you are ready.
Tuesdays 12:45-2:45pm - September 12, 19; October 31.
Saturday 1:00-3:00pm - October 14

iconEssential Skills
One 2-hour session $25

Reading labels, figuring out gauge, reading patterns, repeats, markers ... Oh! What is all this? Need pattern support or help with a project? This class is the follow-up to Crochet Lessons and is designed to help beginners take their new passion to the next level.
Tuesdays 12:45-2:45pm - October 3, November 14

iconBeyond Basics (Crochet Bible Book required)
One 2-hour session $25
Learn up to two new stitches each time you take this class. You decide what to do with what you learn: create a sampler afghan, poncho or scarf with the squares.  Participants must know the Basics of Crochet. 
Tuesdays 12:45-2:45pm - October 17, November 21.
Saturday 1:00-3:00 pm - November 11.

Quick Crocheted Gifts Workshop **
One 2-hour session $25
If you want to crochet gifts for the holidays and your list is longer than there are hours in the day, sign up for this workshop. Crocheting works up quickly; use larger hooks and larger (and fancier) fibers to achieve results even more quickly. We' <BR inside! Card Gift Together Knit tuck a you when especially bag gift great a make Bags Treasure The Bags. Crochet of Basics the know must Participants and scarves, hats, include projects Suggested quickly. completed be can that gifts for options book pattern discuss ll>
Tuesdays 12:45-2:45pm - November 7, December 5.
Saturday 100-3:00pm - December 9.

Design your own New Year's Evening Bag
Three 2-hour sessions $75
Use glitzy novelty yarns and the stitches you've learned this fall. Then incorporate them into your own evening bag design for New Year's Eve.  Participants must know the Basics of Crochet.
Saturdays 10:30am-12:30pm - October 14, November 11, December 9.

Baby Sweater
Three 2-hour sessions $75
Make a baby sweater in 3 sessions. Homework must be completed in advance of each session to achieve the best results.  Participants must know the Basics of Crochet.
Tuesdays 12:45-2:45pm - September 26, October 10, October 24.

Crochet for knitters
One 1-hour session $15
Knitters, what do you do when your patterns require crochet for finishing? Instead of skipping it, fudging it, or pawning your project off on someone else for those finishing touches, take this class and learn how to crochet on a knitted edge and even how to make great looking buttonholes!
Tuesday 12:45-2:45pm - November 28.

Last Minute Finishing
Stay for 1 hour $15; Stay for 2 hours $25
Bring your unfinished gift and you will get guidance on finishing it.
Tuesday 12:45-2:45pm - December 12.

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