Knitting Classes in Longmont - Learn Weaving, Crochet and More
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Your Class, Your Way

We love to teach at LYS, and we hope we've created the perfect list of class choices for you. But, we know how busy life can be. That’s why we offer "Your Class, Your Way" at Longmont Yarn Shoppe.

Maybe you see the perfect class, but it’s not offered at the right time for you. Or there's a project you’ve always wanted to make, but the class was offered last month and you missed it! Relax.

Gather three friends, speak with a member of our staff, and we’ll work to arrange for a qualified instructor to teach your perfect class, your way!

Private Lessons

Our private lessons are ideal if you prefer to work one-on-one, have a hectic schedule or need a refresher. If you have a specific project you'd like some extra help with, come see us.

Private Lesson Rates
$35.00 for 45 minutes
$40.00 for a full hour

Call 303-678-8242
email info@longmontyarn.com
or stop by soon to schedule your lesson.

 


Hear what Anne had to say about her class

"Three friends and I arranged for our own personal felted clog class with Kris at Longmont Yarn Shoppe. It was great for many reasons! First, we were able to get so much personal attention. Kris is a knowledgeable, patient and fun teacher. We are all very pleased with our clogs, and will certainly be scheduling another class—I think socks are next!"

Weaving Classes


Rigid Heddle 1
- Jan 12, 2020 11:00 am

This class will introduce you to the power of the rigid heddle loom! We?ll cover weaving terminology, how to set up the loom and of course how to weave. We?ll create a variety of fabrics and textures using plain weave and pick up stick patterns.By the end of the class you will be able to warp and weave on the rigid heddle loom on your own. This class is perfect for anyone who has been wanting to learn how to weave but has not been sure where to start!

Cost: $ 150.00
Weave a Pillow
- Feb 02, 2020 10:00 am

Using a Rigid Heddle Loom we will wave a cozy pillow. In the first class we will warp and weave the fabric. In the 2nd class we will talk about finishing techniques.

Cost: $ 95.00
Learn a whole new way of warping on the rigid heddle loom that allows for color shifts in the warp! In this class we?ll set up and weave a clasped warp scarf and learn more fringe finishing techniques to add to your toolbox. Clasped warp is a great way to spice up plain weave and create unexpected color intersections.

Cost: $ 100.00
Weave a Spaced and Felted Scarf
- Feb 10, 2020 11:00 am

Weave one of Stephanie's favorite scarves from her co-authored book Woven Scarves. This fun pattern focuses on weaving in positive and negative spaces for a dramatic drapey effect.

Cost: $ 60.00
Continue your mastery of the rigid heddle loom and unlock all new ways to make pattern on this small but mighty loom. In this class we will continue to explore more in depth pick up stick patterns, a variety of finger control techniques including leno, brooks bouquet, danish medallions, supplemental weft and hem stitching.

Cost: $ 150.00
Color and Weave
- Apr 19, 2020 11:00 am

Unlock new ways to create pattern in your weaving with how color is arranged in the warp and weft! Color and weave opens the door to endless patterns and designs. In this class we will design scarves using beautiful alpaca yarn that mixes multiple patterns on one warp. This class will help students build confidence in designing their own patterns as well as direct warping techniques that make color shifts easy!

Cost: $ 140.00

Calendar


Dec 13
CustomFit Sweaters at LYS!
Dec 14
Learn to Crochet - Mitts or Scarf
Dec 15
Community Handwork - Sunday Afternoons