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Learning to knit and crochet will give you a lifetime of pleasure and relaxation. We have classes to help you create everything from mittens to hats to socks and the techniques to take them from ordinary to hip.

 
 


UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED, BEGINNING KNITTING SKILLS ARE REQUIRED.

LOG CABIN BABY BLANKET
3 Sessions $65
Begins Thursday, May 3, 1–3pm
Roxana Bartlett, instructor
Have you just graduated from Beginning Knitting? Looking for another challenge but don’t feel up to tackling a sweater yet? This baby blanket might be just the thing! Fun to do and as easy as “falling off a log”.

BEGINNING KNITTING
4 Sessions $100
Begins Wednesday, May 9, 6:30–9pm or
Begins Saturday, June 30, 1–3:30pm or
Begins Tuesday, August 14, 1–3:30pm
Margaret Tullis, instructor
Learn to knit! Knitting warm, comfortable, attractive clothing is calming to the mind and soothing to the spirit (and fun). This class covers needles, yarns and basic stitches with lots of time to practice, ask questions and discover the joy of this ancient craft. We will also make a hat! (Hat uses #10 ½ 16” circular needles and bulky yarn to be provided
by student.) STRAIGHT NEEDLES, SAMPLER YARN AND BOOK PROVIDED.

CIRCULARITY
3 Sessions $65
Begins Saturday, July 7, 9:30am–12noon
Margaret Tullis, instructor
Knitting in the round…what’s it all about? Getting comfortable with double pointed needles will be our first goal. We’ll knit some cuffs. Then we’ll explore “magic loop”, working on two needles and other circular needle tricks. Bring your adventurous spirit.

THE SWEATER CLASS
4 Sessions $80
Begins Thursday, July 19, 1–3:30pm
Roxana Bartlett, instructor
Knit a sweater that fi ts, feels wonderful and looks great! Choose a pattern from the Knitting 2 Book, and we will help you find the right yarn, review techniques and make sure you understand the instructions while you knit your sweater. You must stop by and select your pattern and yarn at least ONE WEEK before the start of class. BEGINNING KNITTING CLASS OR DEMONSTRATED ABILITY WITH TEACHER APPROVAL REQUIRED.

TWO-COLOR BRIOCHE RIB
3 Sessions $65
Begins Saturday, July 28, 1:30–4pm
Sally Kuhn, instructor
Brioche is all the rage, and why not? The beautiful colors and intriguing designs are what take our breath away when we see it. Our exploration will include the basic rib stitch using two colors, increasing, decreasing, casting on and binding off . The class project will be a hat in two contrasting colors of Cascade 220 wool yarn. INTERMEDIATE KNITTING SKILLS REQUIRED.

TURKISH BED SOCKSTurkish Bed Socks
3 Sessions $70
Begins Wednesday, August 15, 6:30–9pm
Margaret Tullis, instructor
These slipper socks will fi nd a way into a project bag. A great way to use a special ball of sock yarn (@ 200 yds.), it’s all about clever construction. We will start with the Churchmouse pattern and also explore a toe-up version, including short row toe and more interesting techniques and cuff possibilities. They make a great gift after you have enough pairs for yourself. Churchmouse pattern included.

COMMUNITY KNITTING
3RD TUESDAY OF THE MONTH $5 DONATION
Last meeting before Summer break: May 15, 7-8:30pm
Roxana Bartlett, instructor
We are happy knitters dedicated to helping children in need in our area. In May, we begin a vest and hat which will be very welcome next winter and will keep everyone happily knitting over the Summer break. Join us! We welcome new members. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/communityknitting/

SHUTTLES SPIN-IN & KNIT-IN
First Monday of the month, 7-9:30pm, May 7, June 4, July 2 & August 6.
Day Change: Tuesday, September 4, 7-9:30pm.
Bring your wheel and/or needles and join other knitters & spinners in an evening of good company.

SWEATER DOCTOR IS IN
45 Minutes $25 or Bring a Friend, 2 for $40
Wednesday, 1–4pm or Saturday, 10am–12pm
Roxana Bartlett, instructor
YOU MUST CALL TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT. Use this time for help with a problem or a lesson for one or two in a private session. AGES 8-80.

CROCHET
CROCHET II
3 Sessions $65
Begins Tuesday, June 12, 6:30–9pm
Margaret Tullis, instructor
Beyond the fi rst stitches... What do you want to make? Come be inspired for new projects. Each class will delve into a diff erent type of crochet: stitch patterns with emphasis on pattern reading (perhaps a scarf?), color work tapestry (a hat or a bag?) and mysterious Tunisian. We’ll do it with 2 colors and an oversize hook. Successful projects are based on a good yarn/hook relationship. What makes good “cloth”? Bring your questions
and your projects. BEGINNING CROCHET SKILLS REQUIRED.

BEGINNING CROCHET
4 Sessions $95
Begins Monday, June 25, 1–3:30pm
Margaret Tullis, instructor
Discover the versatility and usefulness of crochet. Learn basic crochet stitches and how to read patterns. Several small projects will be made, including a hat. (Hat uses worsted weight yarn to be provided by the student.) BOOK, HOOK AND SAMPLER YARN PROVIDED.

CROCHET CLINIC
45 Minutes $25
Any Tuesday or Thursday, 11am–4pm
Margaret Tullis, instructor
YOU MUST CALL TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
Do you have crochet questions? Are you stuck on a project? Need help understanding directions? Want help starting a new project or fi nishing an old one? Crochet clinic is the answer. Bring your projects and problems, and we will talk crochet.

 

 
Learn to Knit

 

We are conveniently located in the
Table Mesa Shopping Center
635 South Broadway, Unit E, Boulder, CO 80305

Tel: (303) 494-1071 Fax: (303) 554-6593
Email: shuttles@shuttlesspindlesandskeins.com

Hours: Mon. 12-6, Tues. - Sat. 10-6 Closed Sundays
Holiday Closures:
Monday, May 28, Memorial Day
Wednesday, July 4, Independence Day
Monday, September 3, Labor Day

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COLORADO WEAVERS DAY 2018
Saturday, May 12, 8am–5pm
Larimer County Fairgrounds and Event Center, Loveland
Find out more...

YARN ALONG THE ROCKIES
August 18-26
Special hours during Yarn Crawl:
Monday-Saturday, 10am–6pm; Sunday, 10am–5pm
Gas up the car, pack up your yarn projects, pick up your friends and visit Shuttles to get a passport to the Yarn Along the Rockies yarn crawl. Find out more...

NEW CONTEST: HANDSPUN!
Use your favorite technique to create a small object with your amazing handspun yarn. Vote for your favorites – prizes awarded!
Entries due: Saturday, July 7
Show: Tuesday, July 10 – Saturday, July 28
Entry pickup: Tuesday, July 31

WORKSHOPS & EVENTS
Fair Isle Week with Elizabeth Johnston & Martha Owen
May 16 - 20. Find out more...
Kate Larson Classes
June 20 - 24. Find out more...
Jillian Moreno Weekend
August 17 - 19. Find out more...
Ann Budd Classes
Juy & August. Find out more...
Self Care for Fiber Folk
May 12. Find out more...

KIDS CLASSES - Ages 8 and up
Kumihimo, Spinning & Weaving. Find out more...

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Shuttles, Spindles & Skeins, Inc • Located in the Table Mesa Shopping Center 635 South Broadway, Unit E, Boulder, CO 80305
TEL (303) 494-1071 FAX (303) 554-6593 Open Mon. 12-6, Tues. - Sat. 10-6 Visa/MasterCard/Discover


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SUPPLIES: YARN | WEAVING | SPINNING | KNITTING | BOOKS | POLICIES & PERKS | MAP TO STORE | SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER | VIEW OUR STORE | HOME |
CLASSES:  WEAVING | SPINNING | KNITTING | CRAFTS | WORKSHOPS & EVENTS | REGISTRATION | INSTRUCTORS
 | PRINT CLASS SCHEDULE | CLASS PHOTOS |