Tuesday, December 6, 2011

December Classes & Workshops

Please be sure to call the shop if you would like to take a class, but need it offered at a different time ~ we are always open to scheduling classes at your convenience. Also ask about special pricing for groups of four or more.

Sock Class ~ One Sock on Two Circulars, $60
Wednesdays, December 7, 14, 21, 28, 10am - 12pm
As a student in this class you will knit socks from the toe up on two circular knitting needles, one at a time. You will learn the Turkish cast-on, joining in the round, working with two circular needles, increasing, decreasing, and reading a pattern. (Intermediate Class)

Sock Class ~ Two Socks at a Time on Two Circulars, $40
Wednesdays, December 7, 14, 21, 28, 10am - 12pm
In this class you will build on the information from the One Sock on Two Circulars class as you learn to knit two socks at a time! (Intermediate Class)
Prerequisite: One Sock on Two Circulars Class

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class, $20 per 2 hour lesson
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a one-on-one lesson let us know ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

December Knit-a-long

The Bandana Cowl has been chosen as our December knit-a-long project. This fun little cowl is full of interesting techniques and is a great way to learn and master short rows! Come by soon to sign-up and to choose your yarn ~ we have lots of beautiful yarns that would be perfect for this project!

We will meet on Tuesdays, December 6, 13, 20, and 27, 10am - 12pm.

December Sit & Stitch Schedule

7th ~ CCs in River Ranch (6pm - 8pm)
14th ~ Yarn Nook (5:30pm - 8pm)
21st ~ CCs in River Ranch (6pm - 8pm)
28th ~ Yarn Nook (5:30pm - 8pm)

Holiday Hours

Yarn Nook will be closed on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.

Show Your Team Spirit

Want to knit something special this winter to show support for your favorite sports team? We have stocked lots of great yarns this season to help you do just that. Red, purple, black, gold....we have just what you need ~ come by the shop to check it out!

New Arrivals

The shop is full of new yarns, notions, bags, books and gift items and even more new items are arriving daily. Some of the newest yarns are Plymouth's Juli, Baby Alpaca, Deaire, Baby Alpaca Grande and Knit Col as well as Berroco's Lacey Yarn.

One of our new favorite finds is pottery yarn bowls hand-crafted by local artisans. You've got to see them yourself to see just how beautiful they are ~ what a great gift for the fiber artist in your life!

Holiday Wish List

Does someone you know need a little help from Santa's elves when it comes to gift giving? Help is here! Come by Yarn Nook today to make your Christmas Wish List. We will keep your list on file at the shop and will be glad to help your friends and family choose the perfect gift when they come by to shop for you. Come by today to take advantage of this great service. Gift certificates are also available for sale in any denomination.