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The Yarn Cupboard is pleased to announce the details of our 4th Fiber Arts Retreat and Market. Friday Evening, April 25th through to Sunday Afternoon April 27st More details can be found on the Fiber Arts Retreat Page

Classes are now forming. Please call 315-399-5148 to register. Advance registration is required.

 Class Instructor
Beginning Knitting.
You have been meaning to get started- and now it's time.  We will be learn to cast on, the knit stitch, purl stitch, decreasing, increasing, yarn overs and binding off.  There is also special attention to gauge and tension. This is the first step in your knitting career.

with Susan Miller

Call for appointment.

($10 plus cost of materials)
Pattern provided.
Nightengale Vest--Amimoni/Helga Isager.

This beautiful vest is from Helga Isager's new book, the Bird collection from Amimono,and  is a  perfect garment to wear  and a perfect class to stretch your knitting abilities. This vest is made from Isager's highland and Alpaca 1. It will be a joy to wear ---and everyone will be sure to admire it.
with Melanie Matos
Melanie teaches Monday evenings from 6pm to 8pm, the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month. Melanie can help you also with any garment, accessory, socks or home dec project.

($10 plus cost  of materials for each session.)
Jedi Knitters
OK-Shannon's  sweater class is open to all skill levels. This class will continue to enhance your skill set for we ask you to pick a pattern that will stretch your knitting abilities. Rowan, Blue Sky. Tahki, Shibui- you pick.The options are limitless and we would be happy to find a great piece for you to work on. This class goes continuously. Jump in at any time.
 with Shannon Adams
Wednesday nights, 600pm to 8.00pm
2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month.
 ($50 for 5 weeks plus cost of materials.)

Beyond Basic Spinning with your Wheel
This advanced beginner class will demonstrate different plying techniques, ratios, and how best to utilize your lovely handspun yarn.( Kromski and Ashford Wheels available for a test drive)
with Beth Coye

($30 plus roving.Please bring a bobbin of singles)


Carmel's Classes!
Every Saturday morning Carmel is here to help with your Yarn Cupboard projects. She is also available on a first come, first serve basis on the Tuesday and Thursday evenings on the 1st and 3rd weeks of the month.You always need to call to reserve your spot in any  of her 3 classes.
Carmel does specialize in Maggiknit

with Carmel McColgan
Carmel will be happy to have you start your MaggiKnits garment or help with any Yarn Cupboard project  Saturday mornings or her evening classes.

 ($15 plus cost of materials for each session.)


Jill will be starting a sock drop in class on every other Monday evenings starting  October 28th. What ever sock you are doing...or want to do...or want to learn...even if you have never done a sock....this is for you!!!
What about Hermione's everyday sock- or Crystals, 'Combs and Cables Socks... We are the sock store with beautiful sock yarns and now a drop in sock class!

With Jill Fendt  2nd and 4th Monday evenings
Please call for availability.

$10 a class with Yarn Cupboard sock yarns.
Julie's "Taste of Lace"
This is a new concept for the Yarn Cupboard. Julie will be teaching a wonderful new monthly new lace series--each time you will receive Julie's new pattern which will be themed each month-and by the end of the series you will have a gorgeous lace sampler scarf. Monies paid each class will be put towards gift certificates that will be won by the participants!!!!! Thank Julie for such a wonderful idea!!

with Julie Mattina

Sundays,November 24th, December 29th and January 26th from 1pm to 3pm.
($10 per class plus lace materials)
 2 Handed Colorwork!! "My Favourite Things" Infinity Scarf!!!

Shannon will be teaching two handed colorwork on this fabulous cowl! Knitting 2 handed is much more efficient than dropping and picking up yarn on a project like this.  Call to reserve your spot for this great skill builder class.
 with Shannon
Saturday, February 1st, from 1pm to 4pm.
($25 plus cost of materials. Plymouth Galway is now on sale and would be a great fiber for the project.)
Clee's Wednesday afternoon help classes.

Clee is here every Wednesday afternoon to help on any of your Yarn Cupboard projects! This is the time to start getting going on your holiday knitting and Clee is here to make sure you are doing the best possible job.  Baby, Adult, Accessories, Home Dec. Clee is your girl!
with Clee
Clee teaches every Wednesday from 1pm to 3pm.
($10 plus cost materials.)

Drop Spindle Spinning
Beth Coye will be teaching this drop spindle class that many of you have been waiting for.Come and spend the afternoon with Beth learning all the ins and outs of spinning!
with Beth Coye Saturday, January 25th from 1pm to 3pm.

($25 plus cost of materials.)
Lisa Merian's Nuno Felting Class is back!!!!
Lisa is back November 3rd by popular demand. Her last felting class was amazing and everyone has the bug. Even if you did not do the last class, please come and try the next class! We will be making felted decorative vessels  or you could wet felt a  beautiful scarf. Call and ask all your questions. Don't miss out on this next class.

with Lisa Ann Merian

($125 which includes all your materials and instruction.)

Open Crochet Class and Forum.
Gail will be holding open crochet classes to assist you with any of your projects! Any crochet problems--Gail is your girl. Come in, find a seat and have a great morning.
with Gail Exline
2nd Saturday's of the month, 1 to 3pm.
 ($12.50 a class or $50 for 5 classes.)

Double knit Pot Holder
This is a great class to learn to double knit---and the sample makes a wonderful Pot Holder~ Double knitting is reversible-can be applied to many garments. Wonderful for cowls and scarves.
with Shannon Adams

($25 plus cost of materials.)
 Small Beaded Bag
This is your opportunity to make the most gorgeous small beaded bag. These bags can be made bigger-perfect for a wedding or a night on the town. This small bag is perfect for around your neck as decoration or to hold something special.
Second session is the embellishment class-come and learn how to decorate your project and how embellishing can work for garments and lace.
 With Jean Tyo
 Available on request.

 ($20 plus cost of materials.)