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Jo's Yarn Garden Classes

Jo's Yarn Garden

We love sharing our knowlege by presenting classes and workshops. Here are a few classes that we have available.

To register, please call 780-963-1559 or visit our shop at 4812 - 50th Ave, Stony Plain, Alberta.

 

In these 2 sessions, will complete a beautiful "stained glass" picture. You will have a choice of 3 pictures. (See in store) 

Date:  Tuesdays,  Apr 23 and 30 at 10:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Cost: $60 + GST  (Most of supplies are included)

Astrid is experienced and very knowledgeable in all things related to felting. You will gain confidence as you complete the project for this class....a mini Teddy with movable parts! See us in store for a sample.

Date:  Saturdays, Apr. 6 and 13, at 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Cost: $55 + GST  (Most of supplies are included)

This class is for the person who is curious about weaving. You will learn the basics of weaving; you will prepare and warp a loom and then learn to weave a scarf. We have the Ashford SampleIt loom available to rent if you so desire. Rental cost is $30.00

Date: Saturdays, Apr. 6 and 13, at 10 - 12:30 p.m.

Cost: $80 + GST

This class is for you if you've already taken our Beginner's Weaving class, or if you just want to explore something new in your weaving. We'll explore some of the creative things you can do with a "clasped weft". We'll warp a scarf length and you pick the pattern from the store sample! Bring your rigid heddle or talk to us about renting a SampleIt. Rental loom is available for $30. 

Date: Tuesday, May 7  at 10 - 12 noon

Cost:  $40 + GST

Consider taking this class if you've already taken our Beginner's Weaving class.  We'll create a beautiful scarf using a technique called "clasped warp". Bring your rigid heddle or talk to us about renting a SampleIt. Rental loom is available for $30. 

Date:  Tuesday, Apr. 16 at 10 - 12 noon

Cost: $40 + GST

Let’s have some fun with Ashford dyes! We’ll supply everything, including the microwave, the dyes and 2 x 100 gr of beautiful merino yarn OR 2 x 100 gr of Roving depending on which class you choose. You bring the creativity.

Date: Saturday, May 4 at 10:30 - 12 noon for YARN

OR    Saturday May 4 at 1-2:30 for ROVING

Cost: $65 + GST

This class is designed for the complete beginner with no knitting experience. It will cover knit and purl stitches, a basic cast on, understanding knitting “lingo”, plus much more information for the first time knitter.  This is also an excellent refresher course.

Date: Mondays, Apr. 1, 8 and 15, at 6 - 7:30 pm

Cost: $65 + GST

You will learn to knit in the round, a skill so essential for many projects (socks, hats, legwarmers etc). The class project is the Antler Hat with cables.

Date: Mondays, Feb. 25, Mar. 4 and 11, at 6 - 7:30 pm

Cost: $60 + GST

Do you find Lace knitting intimidating? Take this class with Debbie and learn to make knitted lace. The project is the beautiful "Nurmilintu" by Heidi Alender. You will learn directional increases and decreases to create a masterpiece. You should be a confident knitter to take this class. 

Date: Wednesdays, Feb. 13, 20, 27 and Mar. 6, at 6 - 7:30 pm

Cost: $80 + GST

This class will teach you the basics of crochet. Along with learning the stitches, you will also learn how yarn responds differently to crochet than it does to knitting. This is also a great “refresher” course if you have crocheted in the past and want to pick it up again.

Date: Mondays, Apr. 29, May 6 and 13  at 6 - 7:30 p.m.

Cost: $65 + GST

Take a look at photos of our fun classes!

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Come and visit our Stony Plain Yarn & Fiber Shop!

4812 - 50th Ave
Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1Y4

Phone: 780-963-1559

Our friendly staff are ready to serve you in any way we can.