Workshops at Lion Brand Yarn Outlet

Workshops 2017

Summer sessions begin July 10!

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Sunday July 30

Crochet Amigurumi – Elephant

11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Making little toys, or amigurumi, is a great way to learn new skills! They are quick to complete and pack a lot of technique into a small package. Making this adorable elephant you’ll learn a variety of shaping and finishing techniques.

Tuition: $60 / 3 hour session.

  • Materials~
  • Yarn: 1 ball Vanna’s Choice in Silver Blue (or color of your choice)
  • Hooks: Bring crochet hooks size US G or H. Amigurumi should be worked at a tight gauge to keep the fiberfill from showing through.
  • Accessories: fiberfill included

Sunday August 6

Log Cabin Basics for Knit & Crochet

11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Log Cabin blankets are a classic for both knit and crochet. This workshop will examine the basic structure of log cabin patterns, some of the fascinating effects that can be created with color choice as well as the techniques to create it for both knitters and crocheters.

Tuition: $55 / 2.5 hour session

Skill Prerequisite: Must have basic skills to make a rectangle in either knit or crochet.

  • Materials ~
  • Yarn: 2 balls of Hometown USA in light, contrasting colors
  • Tools: Needle or hook appropriate to the yarn
  • Accessories: Stitch markers, scissors

Sunday August 13

Chevron Shaping for Knit & Crochet

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Take a turn for the dramatic! Chevrons and ripples are fun to work and create dramatic effects with bright contrasting colors, or more subtle tonal effects with chromatic choices. From scarves to ponchos to blankets, nothing beats a chevron! Students will make a small phone cozy in class.

Tuition: $50 / 2 hour session

Prerequisite: Must have basic skills to make a rectangle in either knit or crochet.

  • Materials ~
  • Yarn: 2 balls of worsted weight yarn in light, contrasting colors
  • Tools: Needle or hook appropriate to the yarn
  • Accessories: Stitch markers, scissors

 

 


Classes will be cancelled and noted on this page on the preceding Friday if we do not meet our enrollment minimums.
Please note: payment is required to reserve your spot. If we’re closed, please leave a message at 201-939-0611 with your name and the name of the class you wish to sign up for, or fill out the form below and an Outlet Associate will contact you to complete the registration process. In the event a class fills up, we will honor the time stamp on your voice mail or message to determine who signed up first.