Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Refresher Knitting Bootcamp

Saturday April 22, 2017  

9:00am to 12:00pm

$40.00 for 3 hours

Have you been away from knitting for a while and now want to rekindle your Knitting Spirit?

Then this 3 hour course is for you!!

We review: cast ons, increases, decreases, cast off, pattern reading, yarn label review +++++

Skill Level: Must know basics of knitting

Materials: needles, handout and yarn supplied

Preregistration required

Learn to Knit Socks

Learn to Knit Socks @ Grey Heron


                                      Cuff Down Class
                           Thursday February 23 @ 9:30am – 12:30pm
                            Saturday February 25 @ 9:30am – 12:30pm

Learn sock anatomy – Cuff, Gusset, Heel, Instep, Sole
Knit a small sock sample – Learn new techniques
Then, you will cast on for a pair of cozy warm socks – 
good “beginner” sock- FREE pattern

Or, start your first “sock yarn weight” sock

Skills needed:  Must know how to knit in the round with DPNs and/or circular needles.

So, join in the fun!!              You will be very glad you did!!

Cost: $40.00 for 3 hours of instruction – Pre-registration required

Call, drop in or email for further details:

705-444-0370                    greyheron@bellnet.ca

Monday, January 9, 2017

Knit Group Social - every Thursday

Grab your knitting or crocheting and head over to 
Grey Heron Yarn Shop at 65 Simcoe St, Studio 1, Collingwood. 
We are located in the old Enterprise Bulletin building on the corner of St. Marie St and Simcoe St in the Art District of downtown Collingwood. 

It's a fabulous social afternoon 
Spend time with other like minded creative artisans


We serve coffee and tea - sweets jar is always on the table

Mark your calendars - every Thursday 1pm to 4pm

Hope to see you soon... Karen  

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Knitting in the Round

Knitting in the Round

In this class, we will teach you how to knit in the round and get you started on this lovely cowl project. During the class, you'll cast on for the Oats cowl pattern by tincanknits.

Ribbed edging, Knitting & Purling, Markers, Longtail Cast on
Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017
·         Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
·         Fee: $30.00 per person, not including materials.
·         Class Size: maximum of 8 students
·         Registration: Class must be paid for in full at time of registration to hold your seat.
·         Skill Requirements: Must be able to confidently cast on, work in the round, knit, purl, and bind off with little to no assistance.