Classes & Events

Friday Night Knitting! First Friday of every Month from 5-8pm

Friday Night Knitting!  Join us the first friday of every month from 5-8pm for this Fun, Free, Social event.  Bring your knitting, crochet, felting, spinning, or sewing project and mingle with your creative community.  Help is available.  Our coffee bar is open during Friday Night Knitting to keep your fingers flying!  

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Learn to Knit Cables: Saturday, October 7 from 12:30- 1:30

Learn to Knit Cables: Saturday, October 7 from 12:30- 1:30 Cables are the stitches in knitting that look like braids.  Cabling is surprisingly easy!  Turn your ordinary knitting into incredibly entertaining and beautiful knitting.  This is a one hour “how to” class where participants will begin a gorgeous cabled hat that is quick to finish.  Participants […]

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Knit Christmas Stockings I and II: Saturdays, October 7 and 14 from 2-4 pm

Knit Christmas Stockings I and II: Saturdays, October 7 and 14 from 2-4 pm Learn to knit Fair Isle Christmas Stockings using the two- handed technique of knitting with multiple colors.  Knitters will learn to read a pattern and a chart, knit with 2 colors, and learn to work an “after-thought heel”. Knitters who are comfortable […]

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How to Increase and Decrease in Knit Saturday, October 14 from 12:30-1:30

How to Increase and Decrease in Knit: Saturday, October 14 from 12:30-1:30 Learn to increase and decrease your knitting stitches.  Learn when to use the appropriate increase or decrease for left slanting, right slanting, decorative or invisible stitches.  This is a great one- hour class for beginners and advancing beginning knitters.  This is also a good […]

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Aran Knitting Workshop: Saturday, October 21 from 10-1:30

Aran Knitting Workshop: Saturday, October 21 from 10-1:30 Aran Knitting is the textured style of knitting which creates the illusion of braids and twists.  During this half day workshop knitters will learn various cable stitches, twists, crosses and bobbles.  You will also learn to read a written pattern as well as a charted pattern.   Participants will […]

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Finishing Techniques for Knitters: Saturday, October 21 from 2-4 pm

Finishing Techniques for Knitters: Saturday, October 21 from 2-4 pm Learn to finish your knitted projects beautifully.  Participants will learn to seam invisibly, weave ends securely, make duplicate stitches, make buttonholes, pick up stitches with ease and more.  We recommend that every knitter take this class. Class Fee: $35 Pre-registration is required. You can register for this […]

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Beginning Sewing “Meet your Machine”: Saturday, October 28 from 10-12

Beginning Sewing- “Meet your Machine”: Saturday, October 28 from 10-12 Participants will learn how to use their sewing machine.  Learn the basics of threading, adjusting tension, and sewing with your machine.  Participants will be making a canvas bowl with liner.  This class will allow participants will feel confident to move forward to other fun sewing projects.  […]

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Fixing Knitting Mistakes: Saturday, October 28 from 2-4 pm

Fixing Knitting Mistakes: Saturday, October 28 from 2-4 pm Learn to identify and fix your knitting mistakes.  Participants will learn to fix crossed stitches, dropped stitches, twisted stitches, holes, and mistaken stitches.  This class is recommended for all knitters! Class fee:  $35 Pre-registration is required. You can register for this class in person or with a credit […]

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Beginning Knitting: Friday, November 3 from 5:30-7:30 pm

Beginning Knitting:  Friday, November 3 from 5:30-7:30 pm Learn to cast on, knit and purl! We will also cover the basics of decreasing stitches and using double pointed needles.   In this class participants will be making a hat.  No prior knitting experience is expected.  Class fee:  $35  Pre-registration is required. You can register for this […]

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Lace Knitting Workshop: “Willoughby Shawl”: Saturday, November 4 from 10-1:30

Lace Knitting Workshop: “Willoughby Shawl”: Saturday, November 4 from 10-1:30 Dive into complex lace and learn how easy it can be!  During this half day workshop, participants will learn a variety of lace stitches, learn a provisional cast on, and learn to love those charts!  Intermediate level knitters should leave this class with advanced skill and […]

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Needle Felting- “Christmas Puppy”: Saturday, November 4 from 2-4 pm

Needle Felting- Christmas Puppy:  Saturday, November 4 from 2-4 pm Learn to Needle Felt.  Needle Felting is a technique which sculpts wool into various shapes. This is a fun, fast process with amazing results.   Participants will be making a holiday puppy figurine.  No knitting, sewing, or crochet required! No prior felting experience is necessary.  This […]

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Learn To Knit Socks on Double Pointed Needles I and II:Saturdays, November 11 and 18 from 10-12

Learn To Knit Socks on Double Pointed Needles I and II:                               Saturdays, November 11 and 18 from 10-12 Learn to knit a pair of socks!  Over the course of this class participants will become familiar with reading intermediate knitting instructions, […]

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Learn to Knit Your First Sweater I and II: Saturdays, November 11 and 18 from 10-12

Learn to Knit Your First Sweater I and II:                                                     Saturdays, November 11 and 18 from 2-4 pm Learn to knit a sweater from the neck down, that fits!  In this […]

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Saturday Morning Knitting! Every Saturday from 10am-12

Saturday Morning Knitting!  Join us every Saturday from 10am-12.   Bring a knitting, crochet, sewing, or stitching project to work on and mingle with your creative community!  This is  a fun, free, social event open to all Canvas Works’ Customers.  Help is available!

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