Monday, January 29, 2007

Winter/Spring 2007 Crochet Classes: Bethel, CT


After an "extended holiday," I am back at the Bethel yarn shop with new classes, a new day: Tuesdays!, and new class prices!  Class size is limited, so sign-up early to ensure your seat is reserved! 


Store:  A Stitch In Time
Location:  276 Greenwood Avenue, Bethel, CT
Contact: (203) 748-1002




* Dee is a member of the Crochet Guild of America.  Show us your CGOA membership card at time of class sign-up and get $2.00 off of Dee's Classes! 
(Discount does not apply to supplies)


Stitch Social:
Work on your own project while getting help on fixing errors or techniques.
February 6, 13, 27; March 6, 13, 20, 27; April 3, 10, 24
Tuesday mornings: 10 - Noon.  Cost: $15 per session



Absolute Beginner
Learn the basics of crochet!  This class concentrates on the slip knot, the chain, the single crochet, counting stitches, and ending off. 
2nd Tuesdays of the Month:  February 13; March 13;  April 10
Time:  12:30 - 2:30pm   Cost: $20 per session, plus supplies



Absolute Beginner, Part II
This class is geared towards those that have taken Absolute Beginner, or need a refresher in crochet basics.  Class will concentrate on reading patterns, gauge, and getting you started on that first official project.  Note: participants should already have selected pattern/supplies for their first project prior to start of class.
4th Tuesdays of the Month: February 27; March 27; April 24th
Time:  12:30 - 2:30pm   Cost: $20 per session, plus supplies



Graph Crochet Workshop
Ever wonder how images are created within the crocheted fabric?  Then this class is for you!  Learn how to read graphs and properly create color changes for your next masterpiece!  Simple heart graph pattern is supplied for this Workshop.  Note: participants will need 2 contrasting colors of worsted weight yarn for this Workshop.
Tuesday, February 6
Time: 12:30 - 2:30pm    Cost:  $20 per session, plus supplies



Bead Crochet Workshop:
  Adding beads to your crochet work adds an element of elegance.  In this workshop participants will learn how to add beads using two different techniques.  Note: participants will need to bring pony beads, and worsted weight yarn for this Workshop.  A beading needle and instructions will be provided to participants.
Tuesday, March 6
Time: 12:30 - 2:30pm    Cost:  $20 per session, plus supplies



Hairpin Lace Workshop:
With Spring around the corner, what could be better than learning how to crochet a beautiful & fun scarf or wrap to celebrate?!  Hairpin Lace is also known as "Angel Lace" and is perfect for wearing at religious celebrations.  Note: participants will need to have a hairpin "fork," and worsted weight yarn to practice with.  Experienced crocheters may use ribbon fibers.
Tuesday, March 20
Time: 12:30 - 2:30pm    Cost:  $20 per session, plus supplies



Aran Crochet Workshop:
Adding cables to your crochet work is a great way to add texture to your fabric.  Participants will learn how to crochet around posts, with a discussion of substituting the Polish Star technique.  A pattern for a washcloth will be provided to participants.
Tuesday, April 10
Time: 12:30 - 2:30pm    Cost:  $20 per session, plus supplies



Private Instruction:
Need our Certified Crochet Teacher to yourself?  Book exclusive time with Dee!
Tuesdays, February 6, 13, 27; March 6, 13, 20, 27; April 3, 10, 24
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm  Cost: $15 per 1/2 hour; $25 for full hour.  Advanced sign-up required.


2 comments:

crochetr said...

Dee,
 I pray you have a wonderful full class sessions. If I lived closer I would be signing up for  Hairpin Lace and Aran Crochet classes right off the bat! Oh I wished Terry would let me travel to one of your classes again:) Maybe someday. Have fun! Blessings, Sherri

starknits said...

i teach crochet at my local micheals if you've got time i'd like to pick your brian a bit about teaching please email me if you have time at ullena at yahoo dot com