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Patricia's Yarns Class Schedule        

Updated August 15, 2007

Note:  There is a maximum of six students per class.  Spaces fill quickly. 

Call to reserve your spot. 201.217.YARN

     

Beginner's Knitting: $95 for four two-hour classes

    Learn the basics of knitting including how to cast on, knit, purl, increase, decrease, and bind off.  Materials are included. Dates:

September4 Sundays 10-noon.  9/9, 9/16, 9/23 & 9/30.  4 Tuesdays, 7-9pm. 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, & 10/2.  

October: 4 Wednesdays, 7-9pm. 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, & 10/24. 4 Thursdays, 7-9pm. 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, & 10/25.   4 Saturdays, 10-noon. 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, & 11/3.  

November: 4 Sundays, 10-noon. 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, & 11/18 4 Tuesdays, 7-9pm. 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, & 11/20.  

December: 4 Tuesdays, 7-9pm. 11/27, 12/4, 12/11, & 12/18.    

Private Lessons: $50 per hour

    By appointment only.

Baby Gifts!: $45 + materials for three 90 minute classes

    Do you want to knit something special for a baby on the way?  Not sure what to make?  This is the perfect class to pamper the little ones!  Choose from a sweater, hat, booties, or blanket.  All levels of knitters are welcomed.  Dates: : September 3 Saturdays  10:30-noon.  9/15, 9/22, & 9/29.

Stitch Sampler Scarf: $40 + materials  for two 90 minute classes

    A great follow-up to the beginner’s class!  Explore various stitch techniques without taking on a large project. Skills utilized include casting on, knit and purl. pattern is included.  Supplies needed include needles, stitch markers, row counter and a tapestry needle. Dates: October 2 Tuesdays, 7-8:30 pm.  10/9 & 10/16.

"One Skein" Class: $45 + materials  for two two-hour classes

    Work on your choice of project from the "One Skein" book by Leigh Radford. Whether you knit for baby, home, or yourself, there is something for everyone and all skill levels.  All project require just one skein of yarn.  Dates: October 2 Saturdays, 2-4 pm.  10/21 & 10/28.

Cottage Creations:  $45 + materials  for three 90 minute classes

    Cottage Creations has so many wonderful projects- the Rambling Rows Blanket, Log Cabin, or Lillie's Little Sweater.  Carol Anderson's designs are fun and easy to knit.  Book included in course fee.  Dates: October/November 3 Wednesdays, 7-8:30 pm.  10/31, 11/7, & 11/14.

Continental Knitting: $30 + materials  for one two-hour class

    Do you "throw" yarn when you knit?  Do you want to be a faster knitter?  Learn the art of Continental Knitting! Fall in love with picking stitches instead of wrapping.  Book included in course fee.  Dates: October Tuesday, 7-9 pm.  10/23.

Other classes offered.  Currently, these classes are not scheduled.

Magic Loop Workshop: $25 for One two-hour class

    Come learn the magic loop method for knitting in the round without needing double pointed needles. the book is included in the course fee. you can knit anything no matter how large or small. Bring some yarn and you’ll need a circular needle at least 36”.

Warm Your Feet: $45 + materials for three One-and-a-half-hour classes

    Learn to knit socks on double pointed needles.  This is the perfect project: small, portable, quick.  Great for the commute.

Warm Your Hands: $40 + materials for two One-and-a-half-hour classes

    Want to knit a pair of mittens or wrist warmers?  This is the class for you! they can be knit in the round or straight – pattern is included. make them for yourself, a friend or a child in your life. need to know how to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off. increasing and decreasing will be utilized – if you don’t know how this project can teach you.

Open Knit Nites: $20 for One two-hour class

    Did you really want to take the baby sweater class but it didn’t fit your schedule?  Did you start something and run into trouble?  Then this is for you. Two hour sessions designed to meet your goals. 

Dog Sweater: $55 + materials (Book included in class fee) for two two-hour classes.

    By popular demand!  Why wait until the cold to knit a sweater for your best friend? 

Winter Hat: $20 + materials for one two-hour class

    Knit up a quick and easy hat out of one skein of Rowan Biggie Print.  It's a fun holiday gift for yourself or someone else.

Yarmulka: $15 + materials for one two hour class

    Crochet a yarmulka for hannukkah!

Felted Bag: $45 + materials for three 90 minute classes

    This time you can intentionally shrink something in the washer!  Knit an over-sized bag and throw it in the washer to felt it. You must know how to knit, cast on, and bind off and increase and decrease.  Choose from Noni or Fibertrend patterns.  Makes a great holiday gift! 

Holiday Stocking: $55 + materials (book included) for two two-hour classes

   Just in time for the Holidays!  Knit a stocking for yourself or someone special.  18 styles to choose from- from bulky to fingering weights- something for every knitter.  Must know: cast on, knit, bind off, knit in the round.

iPod or Coffee Cup Cozy: $20 + materials for one two-hour class

  For your favorite commuter!  Makes a great stocking stuffer or sweet Hanukah gift.

Sachet: $20 + materials for one two-hour class

  Fill with lavender or your favorite scent.  This is a great way to try new and different stitches as well.

Holiday Ornament: $20 + materials for one two-hour class

  Make a cute Christmas tree or gift ornament!  Patterns include a sweater, santa boot, or holiday bell.

Clapotis Scarf/ Shawl: $40 + materials for two two-hour classes

    Knit up a beautiful scarf designed by designer Kate Gilbert.  This drop-stitch scarf has a light and airy feel and a wonderful drape.  Students should be comfortable reading patterns, knitting, purling, increasing and decreasing.  

A Hat for Your Head!: $40 + materials for two 90 minute classes

    Get ready for fall and knit up a custom hat with almost any yarn to fit your head (if you do want to make it for someone else, be sure to bring in measurements), roll brims or cables.  Pattern included in cost. You need to know how to cast on, knit, purl, and decrease. Supplies needed include yarn, stitch markers, a tapestry needle and circular & double pointed knitting needles sized for your yarn.  

Learn Entrelac: $30 + materials for two 90 minute classes

    This method is like magic!  Entrelac knitting: where the stitching changes direction and the result is a woven look all in one piece.  Upon  completion of the class, you will be a pro at picking up stitches.  Students must be confident knitters.

Baby Gifts: $45 + materials for three 90 minute classes

   Want to knit something special for a baby on the way, but not sure what to make? This is the perfect class for you to pamper the little one.  Choose from a sweater, hat, booties, or blanket patterns and have three weeks to work on it.  All levels of knitters are welcome. 

Stitch Sampler Scarf: $40 + materials for two 90 minute classes

    This class is a wonderful follow-up to the beginner's class.  Explore various stitch techniques without taking on a large project.  Also, this is a great scarf to give as a gift or to keep for yourself for those cold winter months.  Students must be able to cast on, knit, and purl.

Socks: $45 + materials for three  90 minute classes

Learn how to knit socks on double pointed needles. The perfect project when on the go - small - portable and quick. You need to know how to knit and purl in the round, decrease and pick up stitches. The knit stitch will be utilized to finish the sock. Pattern book is included.

Crochet for knitters: $30 for two 90 minute classes

 You know how to knit but want to add a crochet flower or edging - then this is the class for you. Learn the basics to add the finishing touch.

Choose your own project class for summer: $45 for three 90 minute classes

did you really want to take the baby sweater class but it didn't fit your schedule? Or was the hat and bootie set the one you missed.... well here is your opportunity to take the class you wanted. Choose from the children's sweater, baby set, stitch sampler scarf, wrist warmers, entrelac, minnowknits project or felted bag classes.

Mother's Day Class: $40 + materials for two two-hour classes

    Knit up a heartfelt mothers day gift for your mom, your mother in law, a friend or any special woman in your life! choose from an alpaca mobeius in hand dyed yarn or a lace patterned scarf in mohair. Materials needed include yarn, needles and a tapestry needle for weaving in ends. Scheduled early enough so it should be done by Mothers Day.

Baby Set: $30 + materials for two two-hour classes

    Knit up an adorable baby hat and booties set for that special little one. You need to know how to cast on, knit, increase, decrease, and bind off. Will pick up stitches as well but can learn that in class. Materials needed include yarn, needles, and a tapestry needle for sewing up seams.

Minnowknits project: $45 + materials for three 90 minute classes

    Choose from seven different minnowknits projects knit with manos del Uruguay cotton yarns to make something special for a favorite baby or toddler. Pattern options include a dress, sweaters & a vest. depending on the pattern the sizing goes from 6 months to 6 years. You need to know how to cast on, knit, purl, increase, decrease and bind off. Supplies needed include yarn, knitting needles, a tape measurer, and a tapestry needle. You may also need stitch markers, stitch holders and a crochet hook. 

Children's Sweater: $45 + materials for three classes

    Have the basics?  Try a child's sweater! It's quicker than an adult's, but the technique remains the same.  Besides, it's really cute! 

Magic Loop Workshop: $25 for one two-hour class

    Learn the magic loop method for knitting in the round without using double pointed needles. With this method, you can knit anything no matter how large or small.  Bring yarn and a circular needle at least 36" long (can also be purchased at the shop). 

Wrist Warmers / Gauntlets: $40 + materials for two two-hour classes

    These are perfect for cool fall days. You must know how to cast on, knit, and bind off.  A pattern is included in the course fee.  Students will knit in the round on double pointed needles. 

Mittens: $40 + materials (pattern is included) for two two-hour classes

    Before the snow... a warm pair of mittens. These make a great holiday gift!  Pattern is included.  These can be made on double pointed or straight needles.  Student must be able to cast-on, knit, purl, increase and decrease. 

Crochet: A two-week course for beginners: $50 for two two-hour classes

    In this two week introduction, learn the basics of crochet from the chain stitch to treble crochet. Materials are included. 

Fruit Caps: $40 + materials for two two-hour classes

    Learn to knit up cute fruit hats, maybe a sweetpea or a strawberry,  for your favorite little boy or girl.  You need to know how to cast-on, knit, and decrease.  The cap is knit in the round and introduces fair isle color work. Pattern included in course fee. 

Stow-Away Shopping Bag: $40 + materials for two two-hour classes

    Knit a bag that can be folded up to use at those great Hoboken Street festivals.  Pattern is included with the price.  You need to know how to knit, yarn over, and decrease. 

Felted Teddy Bear: $45 + materials for three two-hour classes

    Knit and felt a teddy bear for a baby on the way or the big kid in you.  This pattern utilizes many different techniques like wrap and turn for shaping the nose, knit, increase, decrease, cast on and bind off. 

Legwarmers!: $40 + materials for two classes

    Knit for nostalgia.  Great for those 8 degree mornings!    Need to know how to knit, purl, and knit in the round.  You will learn the "magic loop!"

Miniature Stocking: $15 + materials for one ninety minute class

    Make a holiday gift or decoration.  Come learn how to make a mini stocking.  Project utilizes double pointed needles and can be an introduction into making socks.  It's also really cute!

 

 

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