Thursday, April 1, 2010

April Newsletter...No Foolin'!

It's April 1st and April fools day.  But it's no fooling when it comes to the yarns and goodies that bestow our fun shop.

Make sure to come in and view all the yarns and accessories that we have on our shelves.  Don't forget to check our our newly updated sales area in the back of the shop.  We just got in some new crochet patterns that are so beautiful.  Remember that we also teach crochet so come on in and let's get started on a fun project.
Modular Capelet
This stunning capelet designed by Catherine Hennessy was worn by Ellyn Cooper one day this past month and it was thought to be the perfect class for April.  Ellyn knit it up in her beautiful hand dyed yarn.   It's a fast and fun project to make.
Date:  Saturday, April 10th and 24th
Time:  9:30 am to 11:30 am
Teacher: Sandee and Ellyn
Level:  Advanced Beginner
OOPS Class 
We are having another class to help you learn how to fix mistakes.  Please bring in your questions and we will be here to teach you how to fix your problems.  This is a great class to learn how to pick up dropped stitches, fixing yarn overs not wanted and other problems we can create while we are knitting away.  
Date:  Saturday, April 10th
Time:  9:30 am to 11:30 am
Teacher:  Shiela
Level:  For everyone 
Bob's Blankie 
knitted by Shari (bluebutton on ravelry)
This is a great beginner project where you will knit the garter stitch through out and no's finished when you are through knitting.  We have lots of colors to choose from and you will have a beautiful baby blanket when you are done.  The blanket pictured is knitted in Mission Falls, 1928 cotton.
Date:  Wednesday, April 14th
Time:  7 pm to 9 pm
Teacher:  Sandee
Level:  Beginner

Socks on Circular Needles
Christiane will teach you how easy it is to make your socks using two circular needles.  Sign up and join the fun.

Date:  Saturday, April 17th
Time:  9:30 am to 11:30 am
Teacher:  Christiane
Level:  Advanced Beginner 
Great American Aran Afghan Knit Along
This knit along is for anyone to join at anytime.  One of our knitters, Barb Williams, has graciously created easy to follow charts to make this a fun afghan to make. 
Date:  Saturday, April 24th
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm
Teacher:  Sandee
Level:  Intermediate to Advanced depending on what squares you pick to knit.

Tuesdays, 9:30 - 11:30 open class with Christiane
Wednesday, during opening hours socks with Isabel
Wednesday, 7:00 - 9:00 pm class night.
Thursday, 7:00 pm - ????? open sit'n knit.

Please sign up for the classes and get your yarn prior to the actual class date.

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