Classes

We offer a wide range of classes in both knitting and crochet. 

Knitting Classes:  Learn To Knit, Knitting In The Round (hat and/or cowl), Fair-Isle, Lace (scarf w/beads or without), Socks & Slippers (all forms), Sweaters (top down and/or bottom up), Fingerless Mitts, Beginning Brioche

Crochet Classes taught by Susan:  Learn To Crochet, Crochet 102 (hat/cowl), Corner-to-Corner blanket, Tunisian, Slippers, Tunisian Entrelac

Simply call the shop at 253-514-6890, or send us an email to rainydayyarns@gmail.com, to schedule your class today.

 

 Current Knitting Classes

Tuesday's11/13, 11/20, & 11/27 12:00-2:00 AND 11/27 6:00-8:00 pm ~ Chunky MIttens Workshop  ~ Learn to make a beginning pair if super bulky mittens.  They knit up quick and make a great gift.  Cost is $25 and includes one skein of Malabrigo Rasta in your choice of color (limited to stock on hand).

11/7 & 11/14 ~ Toe-up Socks ~ 10:00-12:00 ~  Learn how to make your socks from the toe-up.  You will learn Judy's magic cast-on, increases, gussets and heels without flaps or picking up stitches.  Must be able to knit in the round with DPN's, magic loop or 2 circulars.  This is a 2 part class, please be sure you are able to attend both sessions as refunds will not be given.  Cost is $40, pattern and hand-outs included.  You will need to bring or purchase needles for your preferred method in size #1 or #2 and sock yarn.  Supplies can be purchased in the shop with a 15% discount.

11/16 ~ Fair Isle Hat (2 color stranded knitting) ~ 6:00-8:00 PM ~  Learn the tricks of knitting with 2 colors while creating a hat.  We will teach you several ways to hold your yarn and how to trap your floats.  Cost is $25, supplies needed are size #4 & #6 16" needles and 2 colors (one skein each) Kenzie yarn (DK or light worsted).  Purchase your supplies in the shop with a 15% discount.

11/17 1:00-4:00 ~ Coloring With Yarn... a Doodle Shawl ~ Sherri Hruby        Have you always loved crayon boxes full of color?  Do you want to play with all the luscious multi-colored yarns with a pattern that's easy to knit while talking with friends?  This class is for you!  Sherri will teach you the short row "doodle knitting" technique that you can easily use to create a triangle shawl in free form.  If you know how to knit, you can do this!  Cost is $45 and includes Sherri's pattern.  Zauberball (with lots of color) will be available for purchase with a 15% discount for this class.