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Tech Hour - Magic Loop

Tuesday, May 9, 12-1:30 p.m. OR Saturday, May 13, 12-1:30 Fee: $20

Supplies: #6 32- or 40-inch circular needles, light-colored DK weight yarn

HOMEWORK: Cast on 40 stitches.

Learn- to-Knit Camp Six Thursdays starting May 11, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. -1 p.m. Fee: $110

Six 1-1/2 hr. sessions to learn to knit, purl, cast-on and bind-off on a practice sampler. Then knit two rectangle pieces to seam and weave in ends into fingerless mitts. For those completing this project, they can start another project knitting in the round for a cowl.

Supplies: Light-colored chunky yarn, #10 or 10.5 24-inch circular needle

Brioche for Beginners Tuesday, June 13 and June 20, 1-2:30 $ 40

Learn Brioche by knitting a practice piece using chunky yarns then onto the two-color cowl either in DK- or worsted-weight yarn in this 2-session class. Your cowl can either contain a rolled stockinette edge, garter edge or straight edge. Come and learn working with color in Brioche.

Skill Level: knowledge of knitting in the round, Long-tail cast-on, knit, purl, yarnovers, k2tog, p2tog, slip stitch, bind-off

Homework required for first session.

Summer Socks - New to sock knitting?

Skill Level: able to knit in the round using Magic Loop

Learn on cuff-down socks: Cuff, Heel flap, Heel Turn, Gusset, Foot, Toe, Kitchener stitch

Dates: Tuesdays, May 16, May 23, May 30, 12-1:30 Fee: $75

Supplies: 1 skein light-colored sock weight yarn (approx. 220 yds.), #1 32- or 40-inch circular needle, stitch markers, tapestry needle

Class Fee: $75

Learn on toe-up socks: Judy's Magic Cast-On, M1L, M1R, W&T, Tubular Bind-Off

Dates: Thursdays, June 1, June 8, June 15, 1:30-3 Fee: $75

Supplies: 1 skein light-colored sock weight yarn (approx. 220 yds.), #1 32- or 40-inch circular needle, stitch markers, tapestry needle.

These will be small groups so sign up early by contacting sandy@chelseayarns.com with name, contact phone and email address with session name and date. You will be notified with homework, supplies list and confirmation. Payment (cash or check) is required prior to first session.