Workshops

Are you an absolute beginner who would love to create a beautiful scarf for fall or hat for winter?  Do you know how to knit but want to take your skills to the next level?  If so, then a workshop is perfect for you.

Workshops are one-time classes that focus on a particular project or technique.  When completed, you will leave with your creation or a new skill.

In the event of a cancellation, workshop fees may be used as a credit for another workshop.

See below for our upcoming workshops! To register for workshops, download our app here or call the studio at 248.480.4354


Stash Busting Project

Ever thought of what you can do with your extra yarn from a project you recently finished? We have a class for you! We will help you use up your stash/leftover yarn and make something that you can wear or gift.
Materials: Leftovers!

When:

Sunday, November 11, 2018, 3-5 pm

 

$30 plus materials


Beginner Crochet

Add a new technique to your creativity arsenal. Crochet is great for embellishing your projects. In this workshop you will learn multiple crocheting skills.

When:

Saturday, November 17, 1-3 pm OR

Saturday, December 15, 1-3 pm

$30 plus materials


Double Knitting

Learn the skill of double-knitting while creating a tic-tac-toe or checker board game. Double knitting is the art of creating two layers of fabric at once.

Materials: Woolly&Co. Board Game Kit

US 7 needles

When:

Saturday, October 20, 1-3 pm

$30 plus materials


Finishing

Learn to seam your sweater, block your blanket, and care for your creations. Good finishing techniques can make the difference between homemade and handemade.

Materials: Bring a project you are ready to assemble and finish.

 

When:

Stay tuned for future dates or contact us for a private lesson!


Fixing Mistakes

Learn to correct common knitting mistakes yourself. We will cover dropped stitches, changing knits to purls and purls to knit, how to unknit one stitch
at a time, ripping multiple rows, how to read the orientation of your stitches, and more!

Pre-Requisites: Participants should be familiar with long tail cast on, knitting and purling.

Homework: Knit 3 swatches (25 stitches for 4”) in Garter, Stockinette, and Seed stitch. Do not bind off swatches.

Materials: 3 pre-knit swatches in worsted weight yarn

When:

Saturday, November 3, 11 am-1 pm OR

Saturday, December 22, 11 am-1 pm

$30 plus materials


Knitting with Beads

Make an heirloom beaded purse while learning to string beads and knit with them. A jazzy purse is the perfect accessory for a night on the town.

Materials: Woolly&Co. Beaded Purse Kit

When:

Saturday, November 17, 11 am-1 pm

$30 plus materials


Learn to Knit

Learn the basics! We will help you select materials to make either a scarf you will love to wear, or a stuffed toy that will be treasured for generations.

Materials: Varies based on project selection. We offer free sample materials for practice.

When:

Saturday, October 20, 11 am-12:30 pm OR

Thursday, November 1, 5:30-7 pm OR

Saturday, November 10, 11 am-12:30 pm OR

Thursday, December 6, 5:30-7 pm OR

Saturday, December 8, 11 am-12:30 pm

 

$30 plus materials


Two Color Brioche

Learn this reversible pattern that creates a thick, lofty fabric with a pronounced rib. A great choice for cowls, hats, and sweaters. In this workshop you will be making a cozy cowl.

Materials: 2 skeins of fingering/sport weight in contrasting colors. US 3 needles

When:

Saturday, November 3, 1-3 pm OR

Saturday, December 1, 1-3 pm

 

$30 plus materials


Tech Squares Afghan

Spend a year learning new skills, one month at a time, one square at a time, all while knitting this gorgeous afghan.

Materials: Tech Squares booklet, US 7 needles, yarn (Spud & Chloe Sweater or Shepherd’s Wool)

When: (see below for full year pattern schedule)

Saturday, October 27, 11 am-1 pm OR

Sunday, November 4, 3-5 pm OR

Saturday, November 24, 11 am-1 pm OR

Sunday, December 2, 3-5 pm OR

Saturday, December 29, 11 am-1 pm

$30 plus materials

 

Pattern Schedule

October = Increase Stitch

November = Decrease Stitch

December = Cable Stitch

January = Pocket

February = Slip Stitch

March = Embellishments

April = Intarsia

May = Monogram

June = Dominos

July = Fair Isle

August = Entrelac

September= Tree

Please download the “woollyandco” app here to schedule workshops and classes, or contact the Studio:

 (248) 480-4354 or info@woollyandco.com