Crochet Silhouette Hat

This jaunty summer hat is just the right project to flex your crochet fingers and hooks  this summer. Then reap the benefit of a classy handmade summer hat. In one evening, Wendy will teach you the magic formula for crochet hat increases and get you going on this fun beginner project. The pattern, 211-9hr Silhouette Hat, is […]

Mitered Diamond Sweater

Master the art of mitered squares while making this most wonderful modular sweater designed by Melody Johnson. Susan will guide you through the process, one block at a time as your garment grows from 1 magically colored square to many. As each square builds on the last so there is virtually no seaming. You will […]

Balmoral Highland Bonnet

Katie will be using these wonderful caps this month to increase your knitting knowledge yet again. You choose your own cap from slouchy to traditional Balmoral Highland Bonnet to straight sided cap. She will start by discussing accurate head measurement but you must come to class with a swatch ready to go. The purpose of […]

Building Blocks Afghan

Every pattern in the “Building Blocks” book focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square. Each square or block builds upon the skills learned in  previous patterns, giving knitters more confidence, knowledge and skill. At the completion of the series, the reward is an abundance of knitting know-how along with 12 […]

Let’s Crochet: Mandalas

Similar to motifs and/or free form crochet, Mandalas are individual units in crochet that either expand from the center or are joined together. In this particular class, Carolyn will be exploring Mandalas on two different levels. The some of the crocheters who have been in the Free Form Class will be using  Sophie’s Garden Tutorial which […]

Stone Point Poncho

A wonderful transitional garment knit with the newest fiber from the Fibre Company – Luma – a lofty blend of organic cotton, linen, and silk which makes garments made of this fiber light, feminine and seasonless. Join Mary in creating this comfy piece of elegance. In the first class we will swatch and you will learn how […]

Skills to Knit By: Estonian Mitt

March’s skill building module will be a densely knit mitt steeped in Estonian Tradition. Katies inspiration  was a free pattern on Ravelry – Maja– fingerless mittens with roositude inlay pattern by Helen Wallin. The thumb gusset is unique in that it has increases on one side only.  In addition, Katie added braids and alternative roositude […]

Blog from the White Knuckle Knitter

  It’s A Family Thing   I pulled my favorite sweatshirt out of the dryer (it is actually the only sweatshirt I own) and while putting it over my head I recalled an incident from over the summer. I was on the boat to Isle Royale up in Lake Superior and since it was early […]

Papillon / Butterfly Shawl

Currently this class is on hold due to the instructor’s injury to her hand. How sad is that?! Please call 262-646-9392 and leave your name if you are interested and we will contact you when a date is set. This class always fills, so best to get your name on a list. Thank you! This […]

Drop Spindle Spinning

Drop Spindles had been used for thousands of years prior to the invention of the spinning wheel. Then, suddenly, the process sped up mightily while utilizing the same technique. Ever been tempted to learn spinning and create your own beautiful yarns?  Well, learning to handle a drop spindle is an excellent first step in the learning curve and at […]