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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.
Drop in Class with Melanie Matos

Melanie is here every other Monday night to help you with what ever pattern and project from the Yarn Cupboard you are working on. Gorgeous yarns- gorgeous patterns! See you soon!
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.)
Sock Basket with Emily.

Emily is in demand!! Come and learn more basket techniques This great little basket is perfect for smaller projects like socks or children's garments.
with Emily Giraudin
Sunday, June 1st at 12noon to 3pm.
($30 plus $15 for 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)
Crocheted Cowl

This easy crochet cowl was a hit at the retreat. Beth will teach it again for those who missed it!
with Beth Coye
Saturday June 28th, 1pm to 4pm.
($25 plus three ball of Plymouth Gina available at the Yarn Cupboard.)
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 Kimberly Maher  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

Sunday September 28th from 1pm to 3pm.
Last Class of the series!
($10 per class plus lace materials)
Onanoko Felted bags.

These beautiful Onanoko felted bag designs will make gorgeous holiday gifts. Learn from Joni all the ins and outs of felting and origami!!! Call to reserve your spot!
 with Joni
Monday, October 6th, 20th, and 27th.
($35 plus cost of materials. )
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.)

Holiday Knitting--Fingerless Gefn Mitts!

Shannon will be doing classes to get you ready for the holidays! We recommend  toshdk, Holiday yarns dk, or a number of other things at the shop. Come in and we will find you the right thing! Shannon will have you working with Magic Loop technique.  Call and reserve your spot now!
With Shannon Adams
 Saturday November 1, 1pm to 4pm.
 ($25 plus cost of 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.)
Jeweled Cowl.
This gorgeous cowl is perfect knitting for a Saturday afternoon. Join us at the Yarn Cupboard and learn a new technique and skill. Lace and beads available.

with Dominoe
Saturday, 1pm to 4pm
($25 plus cost of materials )
Holiday Knits --Personalized Monogrammed Christmas Balls

Shannon will have you  knitting these beautiful Christmas Balls and charting our your initials for the monogram. A perfect gift.
with Shannon Adams
September 6, 1 to 4pm

($25 plus cost of materials.)

Open Crochet Class and Forum.
Cal Patch and her Wingfeather shawl is popular at the YC.
Sher is here for a drop in crochet class on Thursday evenings on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month. If you are a beginner or need help with an elaborate pattern, this is your class.
with Sher Shruggard,
2nd  and 4th Thursdays of the month from 6pm to 8pm.
 ($10 a class plus materials.)
Holiday Knits- Blue Sky  Alpaca Extra Sweet Sixteen Hat

This beautiful hat is made with Blue Sky Alpaca's new Extra yarn. It takes 1 skein.  Another great holiday gift.
with Shannon Adams
September 20th, 1pm to 4pm.
($25 plus cost of materials.)
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.)
Holiday Knits Heirloom Stocking

What is there to say except ---fantastic. We will be using Rowan's Pure Wool worsted.
 With Shannon Adams
October 4, and 18th, 1pm to 4pm
 ($35 plus cost of materials.)