Tuesday, July 6, 2010

July Sale

To help you get a head start on your Christmas knitting, Yarn Nook is offering a great sale this month ~ $10 off any purchase of $50 or more!

July Classes & Workshops

Call or stop by the shop to sign-up for classes.

Because summer is so busy with kids home from school and vacations being planned, we will be offering all classes at your leisure again this month. Any of the classes listed below can be scheduled at your convenience ~ for you or a group of your friends. NEW ~ call the shop to inquire about after hours classes!

Project Class

If there is a particular project you would like help tackling or if there is a new technique you would like to learn, we would be glad to schedule a class for you.

Sock Class
In this class you will learn to knit socks on two sets of circular needles. You may choose to knit your socks one at a time or two at a time.

Intermediate Blanket Class
In this class we will be working on the beautiful Serenity Blanket pictured at the top of this email. Some of the new techniques you will learn while knitting this terrific piece include a handy new circular cast-on, cables, knitting in the round, and increasing.

Leaf Pattern Stole Class

In this beginner class you will learn to increase, decrease, and read a beginner chart. Kim’s sample of this beautiful stole can be found at the shop.

Would you like to take a knitting class along with your child? Mother and daughter or mother and son knitting classes are available at a special rate ~ call the shop for details.

Are you looking for something for your kiddos to do this summer? Give your child a gift of knitting skills they will love and be able to use all of their lives ~ we are offering individual or group knitting lessons for 7 to 16 year olds. Students will be taught the basics of knitting while developing motor skills, dexterity, concentration and mathematics skills. Call to schedule at your convenience.