River Colors Studio Yarns

 
Class Schedule & Registration
River Colors offer luxury yarn, knitting supplies and accessories from the leading manufacturers. We offer a multitude of... Click here to read more.
Page 1 of 1

Click on the links to buy and for more information. Tablet users, hold your finger on the price to see a preview image.

Class Dates
April 27
1:30-3:30

Part 1: Streamlined Approach to Sock Knitting

Skills covered in Part 1:
  • Old Norwegian Cast-On
  • Magic Loop for Knitting in the Round
  • Beginning of Afterthought Heel

  • Quantity:

    Price: US$25.00

    Class Dates
    April 27 and May 4
    1:30-3:30

    A Streamlined Approach to Sock Knitting This class will teach the basics of sock construction in two parts. We will knit a worsted-weight sock from the cuff down with the Magic Loop Technique over the course of two sessions, giving students the skills they need to complete the second sock on their own.

    Skills needed: Cast on, knit and purl stitches.

    Materials: 220 yds of worsted-weight washable yarn and a 32 size 4 circular needle. Scrap yarn for the afterthought heel will be provided.

    Part One: Skills taught: Old Norwegian Cast-On, Magic Loop Technique for Knitting in the Round, Beginning of Afterthought Heel

    Part Two: Toe Decreases, Kitchener Stitch, Construction of Afterthought Heel, Starting from the Toe-Up (if time permits)


    Quantity:

    Price: US$40.00

    Class Dates
    Friday Afternoon
    1:00-3:00
    CALL AHEAD!

    Confidence Building Card Crochet

    Pick a project and learn a new skill! Use your 4 session card to gain confidence by working on a project of your choice. The teacher is available to help you get to the next skill level. You will receive a 10% discount on class materials.


    Quantity:

    Price: US$30.00

    Class Dates
    Friday Afternoon
    1:00-3:00 CALL AHEAD!

    Confidence Building Card Knitting

    Pick a project and learn a new skill! Use your 4 session card to gain confidence, whether it means to learn how to read a pattern or chart, pick up stitches or other more advanced knitting skills. You will receive a 10% discount on class materials.


    Quantity:

    Price: US$30.00

    Class Dates
    May 18
    1:30-3:30 Knit Repair Workshop

    Before you put your woolens away for the summer, learn to repair minor damage. Join us to learn how to darn socks and/or a needle-felting technique to fill in moth holes on sweaters. Participants should bring items to be repaired and for darning, the matching yarn if possible. Tools and materials for moth hole repairs will be supplied.

    Quantity:

    Price: US$10.00

    Class Dates
    May 18
    1:30-3:30

    Drop Spindle Class

    If you have been wanting to try your hand at spinning fiber this is a great way to try with a minimal investment. Learn the basics of fiber preparation, drafting and practice using the drop spindle. You will receive a 10% discount on class materials.


    Quantity:

    Price: US$25.00

    Class Dates
    May 4
    1:30-3:30

    Part 2: Streamlined Approach to Sock Knitting

    Skills covered in Part 2:
  • Toe Decreases
  • Kitchener Stitch
  • Construction of Afterthought Heel

    If time permits, we will also cover starting from the toe-up

  • Quantity:

    Price: US$25.00

    Class Dates
    Private Classes

    Private Classes by the Hour

    One on one instruction for either knit or crochet. Enroll and we will contact you to schedule a mutually acceptable time.


    Quantity:

    Price: US$20.00

    Class Dates
    RESCHEDULED TO 4/13/2014
    1:30-3:30

    Luna2 Luna2 is a fun 3-(or 4 or more!)-color scarf by Japanese designer, Reiko Kuwamura. Knitted in lightweight sock yarns, this quick project is the perfect spring accessory. Students will learn German short row techniques as well as managing numerous colors within a single project. Materials: US 6 needles (straight or circular ok) Select wonderful colors from our Koigu collection, or use other sock weight yarn in 3 or more colors, Main yarn color: 220 yds, contrast colors less than 110 yds each.

    Quantity:

    Price: US$25.00

    Class Dates
    Saturday Morning
    9:30-11:00
    CALL AHEAD!

    Confidence Building Card Knitting

    Pick a project and learn a new skill! Use your 4 session card to gain confidence, whether it means to learn how to read a pattern or chart, pick up stitches or other more advanced knitting skills. You will receive a 10% discount on class materials.


    Quantity:

    Price: US$30.00

    Class Dates
    Thursday Morning
    11:30-1:30 CALL AHEAD!

    Confidence Building Card Knitting

    Pick a project and learn a new skill! Use your 4 session card to gain confidence, whether it means to learn how to read a pattern or chart, pick up stitches or other more advanced knitting skills. You will receive a 10% discount on class materials.


    Quantity:

    Price: US$30.00

    Class Dates
    Tuesday Night
    6:00-8:00
    CALL AHEAD!

    Confidence Building Card Knitting

    Pick a project and learn a new skill! Use your 4 session card to gain confidence, whether it means to learn how to read a pattern or chart, pick up stitches or other more advanced knitting skills. You will receive a 10% discount on class materials.


    Quantity:

    Price: US$30.00


    Back to Products
    Class Schedule & Registration
    River Colors offer luxury yarn, knitting supplies and accessories from the leading manufacturers. We offer a multitude of yarn colors, weights and fibers.