Open Classroom for Children: Wednesday, May 1st:
1:30-3:00p.m. Fee: FREE Instructor: Katie Brousseau
kindergartener through sixth-grader need help with a crafting project,
especially one that is fiber-oriented (knitting, crochet, embroidery, felting,
sewing, etc.)? Or perhaps just some inspiration? The classroom at Warm Hearts
Yarn will be dedicated to helping the budding fiber enthusiast during the above
date and time. Katie, a co-owner of Warm Hearts Yarn and former
elementary-teacher, will be available to help your child during this free
open-studio time. Please bring your projects, questions and enthusiasm!
Tank KAL (knit-along): Thursdays, May 2nd and 16th, 11 - 12
Instruction is free; all supplies purchased at Warm Hearts Yarn specifically for
this KAL will receive a 10% discount
Description: During this KAL, we will be knitting the Dotted
Tank from Vogue Knitting Magazine, Spring/Summer 2013 (p. 62). The Dotted Tank
features flattering vertical striping, a slipped stitched pattern, and short
rows. The yarn called for is Cotton Supreme, one of our favorite cotton yarns
Beginning Spindle Spinning Class: Saturday, May
4th, 10a.m. to 1p.m.
Fee: $40 includes all of the supplies you need to get
started with spindle spinning!
Instructor: Anne Podlesak of Wooly Wonka
Description: Interested in creating your own yarn? Spindle
spinning is a great way to get started on the basics of turning fiber into yarn.
It's portable and fun, and no spinning wheel is required. This class will
feature introductory information on selecting fiber, learning how to prepare
commercial top for spinning, and tips and techniques regarding the spinning
process. The class fee will include a beginning mid-weight spindle, fiber to
learn with, a handout to take home so you can continue to practice, and several
hours of hands-on instruction time in class.
Introduction to Cross-Stitch: Saturday, May 4th, 1-3p.m. Fee: $18
includes all supplies; Instructor: Laurie McFarland
Description: In this
introduction to cross-stitch class, Laurie will provide participants with the
knowledge of all you need to know when getting started with cross-stitch, as
well as tips and tricks to help you along to higher-level projects. The fee
includes a kit that will provide participants with everything they need for
their first project. Limit: 8 participants, ages 12 and up, please
Jemma is an easy wear scoop neck tee with optional ribbon embellishment. Choose a simple rolled edge neckline or a sweet little collar. Make her up with long sleeves in a cozy wool or alpaca blend ~ then make her again in a soft lightweight cotton. Jemma is the perfect "pick-a-season, any season" tee!
sizes: 32-35, 36-39, 40-43, 44-47, 48-51
materials: 600 (700,800,900,1000) short sleeves #3 or #4 light worsted weight yarn 900 (1100,1250,1400,1550) long sleeves #3 or #4 light worsted weight yarn #7-29" or 32" circular needle #7 -16" circular needle or double points (for long sleeves) #5-16" circular needle #5-24" or 29" circular needle Stitch markers: color A and color B Darning needle Waste yarn Ribbon embellishment if desired
Gauge: 20 x 4” in stockinette stitch (with larger needle)