Knitting 101: Beginning Knitting
In this class you will learn all the basics of knitting: knit stitch, purl stitch, cast on and cast off. Additionally, you will learn several basic stitch patterns, how to fix simple mistakes, and all about how to read a yarn label to choose the perfect yarn for your first project. At the end of the 2 week class you will be well equipped to make a variety of items, including a cowl or a scarf.
Knitting 102: Advanced Beginning Knitting
Now you're ready to shape!
And that means learning to increase and decrease. There are many ways to do both. In this 2 hour class you be learning some of the most universally used of these.
Crochet 101: Beginning Crochet
Our beginning crochet class, two 2 hour sessions, will introduce you to the basic crochet stitches and their chart symbols. You will learn how to work both flat and in the round, providing you with a good foundation for future projects.
Crochet 102: Crochet Motifs and Pattern Reading
One two-hour class where you will learn to follow a pattern and/or crochet chart. Various motifs will be provided from which to choose.
Don’t we all remember the first time we picked up yarn and learned to create something? Here are String Thing Studio, we would love to be there at the beginning of your child’s fiber journey! We offer classes specifically for children where they are introduced to the basics of the craft. As they improve, we move them to more advanced projects. If you would like for your child to have a weekly program have a look at our Afterschool Program. We also offer class packs of 5 and 10 classes. Click here for class packs
This class is best suited for children ages 7-12 years old.
Weaving on the Bias
Single strand weaving is a quick and unique method of weaving which can be done on a variety of frame looms. The look is not warped separately; it is warped as you weave. There is little to no waste and it is self finishing! You can make fun plaids with self stripping and some variegated yarns - no math required.