Call the store (518-861-0038) to get more info or to sign up. A deposit is required to hold your spot for the class. Most classes require a minimum of 3 students. If we do not have enough students sign up, we will refund your class fee or reschedule the class. In the event of class cancellation by The Spinning Room (due to snow or tsunami, etc.) your fee will be refunded. Some classes require a bit of "homework" beforehand, so make sure to check before coming to class. More details will be given upon registration. As always, you enjoy a 10% discount on materials for all classes.
Private lessons are also available. 1/2 hour: $10, 1 hour: $15.
WHEN: Thursdays, July 2 and 9, 6:00-7:30
INSTRUCTOR: Liz Cassidy
This cowl makes a wonderful accessory! Fingering weight yarn makes it lightweight and a perfect summer knitting project. Short rows help make the back of the neck not-too-bulky as well as making the front garter and lace pattern lay nicely.
Lophelia cowl pattern purchased on Ravelry here: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/lophelia
Approximately 310 yards fingering weight yarn
Size 4, 16” circular needle
5 stitch markers (1 of one color, 2 of a second color, 2 of a third color)
Cast on 111 stitches using the long tail cast on (come to the shop if you need help with this!) and knit 4 rows (back and forth – do not join!)
SKILL LEVEL: Comfortable knitting and purling.
Chic Crochet Poncho
WHEN: Saturdays, July 25 and August 15, 10:30-12:00
INSTRUCTOR: Mari DeSess
A pretty crochet poncho to get you ready for the fall. Crocheted in two pieces and joined to form the poncho, this pattern is really effortless.
Effortless Chic Poncho pattern available for free at:
770-800 yards of worsted or aran weight yarn
Size J crochet hook
SKILL LEVEL: Must be comfortable with basic crochet stitches.