Call 905-892-2222 or email roses-fine-yarns@hotmail.com to register.

1. BEGINNER KNITTING ClassThree 1 hour classes
Class A SATURDAY mornings, Oct 13, 20 and 27, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm FULL
Class B WEDNESDAY mornings, Nov 7, 14, and 21, 9:30 am to 10:30 am

Designed for the absolute beginner, you will learn the fundamentals of knitting. Learn to cast on, knit, purl, and cast off. You will be set to knit a simple hat, scarf or cowl by the end of the session.

$45.00 plus materials

2. LOG CABIN FINGERLESS GLOVES
Two 2 hour classes
Class A FRIDAY Oct 26 and Nov 2, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
Class B SATURDAY Dec 1 and 8, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Use up your worsted weight scraps to make these patchwork fingerless gloves. The gloves are done mostly in garter stitch ( all knit). Learn to pick up stitches and change colours.

$50.00 plus materials

3. Project Class – TOE UP SOCK
Two 2 hour class, 9:30 am to 11:30 amLilas et moi
FRIDAY Nov 23 and 30

Never have to worry about having enough yarn for your toes. Learn to knit socks from the toe up. You will how to do Judy’s magic Cast On. Taught using double pointed needles but adaptable for 9” circular or magic loop. Socks are made using fingering weight.

$50.00 plus materials

4. Project Class – Learn to Knit FAIR ISLE
One 2 hour class the first week and a 1 hour class the following week
Class A TUESDAY Oct 16 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm and Oct 23 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Class B SATURDAY Dec 1, 9:30 am to 11:30 am, Dec 8, 9:30 am to 10:30 am

Learn how to knit with more than one colour.  We will work on a Fair Isle hat using a circular needle with worsted weight yarn ,and cover how to carry the yarn for a neat finish, how to avoid jogs while knitting in the round and how to read charts. Please come with the brim of the hat knit. Instructions will be provided upon registration.

$45 plus materials

5. Learn to Knit SOCKS cuff down using Magic Loop
Four 1 hour classes, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
SATURDAY Oct 13, 20, 27 and Nov 3

Learn to knit socks from the cuff down. You will learn to knit in the round using the magic loop method, how to turn a heel and the dreaded Kitchener stitch. Students will complete a full-sized fingering weight sock by the end of the 4 sessions.

$50 plus materials.

6. Project Class – TWO COLOUR BRIOCHE COWL
One 3 hour class
Class A SATURDAY Oct 13,12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Class B FRIDAY Nov 9, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Learn two colour Brioche knitting in the round. Brioche knitting creates a lofty, widely ribbed fabric. Using two colours makes it easier to see the brioche stitches. Make a snuggly cowl while learning brioche stitches. For the intermediate level knitter. Please come with the ribbing on the cowl done and ready to start the brioche part of the cowl. Instructions will be provided upon registration.

$45. 00 plus materials

7. CAST ONS and CAST OFFS in Knitting
One 3 hour class
Class A SATURDAY October 20, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Class B FRIDAY Dec 7, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

There are many different cast ons and cast offs that can be used in knitting. Learn why and when you use different cast ons and cast offs. We will look at provisional cast ons and other cast ons as well as different ways of casting off including 3 needle bind off and kitchener stitch. Please bring yarn and appropriate needles to class. You will also need a crochet hook, a darning needle and double pointed needles.

$45.00

8. Project Class – CABLED HEADBAND
One 2 hour class,
Class A SATURDAY Oct 27, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Class B WEDNESDAY Nov 21, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Learn to knit a cabled headband with chunky yarn. A good way to learn how to knit cables. Must know how to knit and purl. You will need a cable needle.

$30.00 plus materials

9. Beyond Knit and Purl – PATTERN READING Class
One 3 hour class, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Class A FRIDAY Oct 19
Class B SATURDAY Nov 24

If you know how to knit and purl and are ready to move beyond dish clothes and scarves, this is the class for you. Learn how to choose a pattern and the appropriate yarn, and unravel the mysteries of gauge swatches and pattern abbreviations. Choose your own project to work on and bring it to the first class.
$40.00 plus materials

50% deposit required upon registration to hold your spot. There are no refunds for missed classes.

We have knitting group on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1:00 to 3:00

Private lessons are available. Please call or email to book.

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CROCHET CLASSES

C1. BEGINNER CROCHET
Two 2 hour classes, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Class A WEDNESDAY October 17 and 24 FULL
Class B SATURDAY November 3 and 10
Participants in this class will learn how to form the 5 most basic stitches in crochet, starting with the basic building blocks: holding the hook, maintaining tension, and wrapping the yarn around the hook. The all-important skill of “reading” your crochet stitches will also be covered. As we cover these basics, you will learn the first steps of reading a crochet pattern.

$60.00 plus materials

C2. CROCHET LEVEL 2
Two 2 hour classes,1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
SATURDAY November 17 and 24

If you already know the basics of crochet and are ready to tackle a project, this is the class for you. You will learn how to read a pattern including using crochet symbols. You can choose to work on a baby afghan, scarf or baby jacket or other item of your choice.

$ 60.00 plus materials

.Other classes we have offered.

 Introduction to LACE KNITTING
One 3 hour class, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Once you know how to knit and purl you are ready to venture into simple lace patterns. Learn how to do the increases and decreases used to make lace. Learn how to read a simple lace chart while knitting a lace shawl.

$40.00 plus materials

 

 Project Class – CHUNKY COWL
One 2 hour class
Learn to knit a cowl in the round using a super chunky yarn.

 

 

Project Class – HELICAL STRIPED HAT
One 2 hour class,
Learn how to knit a striped hat with 3 or more colours without jogs and creating an interesting swirl at the crown of the hat. We will be using worsted weight yarn in 3 colours.

$30.00 plus materials

 

FIXING YOUR MISTAKES
One 2 hour class

Do you dread having to rip out all your work because you dropped a stitch? In this class you will learn how to pick up dropped stitches, how to uncross twisted stitches, unknit stitches and other tricks to fix your mistakes. Learn how to recognize your mistakes and how to decide if you need to fix a mistake. Participants are encouraged to bring in their mistakes.

$25.00

 

.PROJECT CLASS – CABLED BOOT CUFF
One 2 hour class,
cabledbootcuff

Learn to knit cabled boot cuffs in the round using double pointed needles. Must know how to cast on, knit and purl. Cuffs are made using chunky weight yarn.

$25.00 plus materials

Project Class – FINGERLESS GLOVES
One 3 hour class,

Learn how to knit a worsted weight pair of gloves using double pointed needles. Great for texting..

$35.00 plus materials

RIBBED COWL
One 2 hour class,

Learn to knit a cowl with a decorative rib pattern using an 8 mm circular needles.

$25.00 plus materials

FIXING YOUR MISTAKES
One 2 hour class,

Do you dread having to rip out all your work because you dropped a stitch? In this class you will learn how to pick up dropped stitches, how to uncross twisted stitches, unknit stitches and other tricks to fix your mistakes. Learn how to recognize your mistakes and how to decide if you need to fix a mistake. Participants are encouraged to bring in their mistakes.

$25.00

Ravelry.com as a knitting tool.
One 90 minute class,

Ravelry is a valuable tool for knitters and crocheters. Come and learn all that Ravelry has to offer, from information on yarns and patterns, to forums on all things yarn related. Learn how to store your patterns, keep track of what you have made, yarns in your stash and needles that you own and search for projects or groups. You will wonder how you ever lived without Ravelry. Bring your tablet or phone if you like or watch on my computer.

$20

Level II KNITTING
Two 2 hour classes,

You know how to cast on, knit and purl. This class will teach how to make increases and decreases, how to do simple lace and other stitch patterns as well as pattern reading.

$35.00 plus materials 

BOOTIES
One 2 1/2 hour class

Learn how to make a quick pair of baby booties using worsted weight yarn.

$35.00 plus materials

4. Chevron BABY BLANKET
One 3 hour class, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
SATURDAY June 23

Learn to knit a chunky weight chevron baby blanket. Can be made in a single colour or multiple colours. Must be a competent beginner and know how to cast on, knit and purl.

$40 plus materials