February Classes

Fiberworks is excited to have three new classes for February,  see the details below and call (937) 429-YARN (9276) or stop in to reserve your spot.  Please note that while these classes are for a beginning knitter, students must be able to cast on, knit, purl and bind off.

Felted Hat Class

Saturday, Febuary 11th, 10 – 11 am and Saturday, February 25th, 10 – 1 pm

Students will learn to make a felted hat, which includes knitting on circular and double pointed needles.  They will also learn to crochet the scalloped edging.  Cost: $35 plus materials


Baby and Child Sweater Class

Saturday, February 11th, 12 – 1 pm and Saturday, Febuary 25th, 1 – 4 pm

Students will learn to make a very easy baby or child-sized sweater.  They will learn to knit decreases, pick up stiches and sew pieces together.  They will also be able to start on a matching hat.  Cost: $35 plus pattern and materials


Doggie Sweater Class

Saturday, Febuary 18th, 12 – 3 pm

Students will learn to make a very easy doggie sweater in one of six sizes, from XXS to large.  There is homework to knit the body from the tail to the neck before the class with instructions from the teacher.  In class, they will finish the chest, sides and belly band and sew on the buttons.  Cost: $20 plus pattern and materials

Socks Classes

Fiberworks is excited to be offering more sock knitting classes.  Please be sure to preregister and receive the materials list by calling the store at (937) 429 – YARN (9276) or stopping in.

We will be offering both Top-Down and Toe-Up Sock Classes on Saturday mornings from 10 am to noon.  Each session is $10.  Beginners will start with the top-down socks, while more experienced sock knitters will improve their skills with the toe-up socks.  Each method will use either double pointed needles, two circular needles, or Magic Loop, and knitters will learn the basics of knitting in the round, turning a heel, short rows and picking up stitches.

Questions?  Call us at (937) 429 – YARN.

Beginning Knitting

Beginning Knitting lessons will be offered every Saturday from 2-4pm. Whether you’ve never knit a stitch in your life or you’re returning after a hiatus this small class will help you become familiar with the craft. Each class is $10, come as often as you are able. Please call 429-YARN or stop by the store to make your reservation.

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