CLASSES FOR FEBRUARY

Here's our offering of classes beginning in February. If the class you're waiting for isn't listed, please let us know so we can add it to the March list.

KNITTING 102: MAKE A HAT with Amy. Tuesdays 10am-12pm (2/16, 23, 3/1) You know the basics, or have learned them in Knitting 101, so now it's time to add new skills: Working in the round, increasing, decreasing, stretchy cast on, basic pattern reading, and how to fix mistakes. $75

CROCHET 101 with Claire. Fridays 10am-12pm (2/12 & 19) Learn how to start your project, sc, hdc, and dc, and you'll be on your way to your first crocheted scarf! Class project is a stitch sampler washcloth. $50

COLORWORK AFGHAN with Judy. Wednesdays 6:30-8:30pm (2/10, 4/13, 6/8, 8/10, 10/12) Explore the dynamic world of colorwork as Judy takes you on a knitting adventure. Different methods of working with color will be taught, and by the end of the year you'll be a colorwork maven with a truly magnificent afghan to keep or to give. $100 for all 5 classes

MITTENS with Kerstin. Thursdays 10am-12pm (2/25, 3/3, 3/10) Winter is the perfect time to learn how to make mittens. Kerstin will teach a cuff to finger technique that includes a comfortable thumb gusset, sure to please everyone. $75

MACHINE SEWING AND BEYOND with Kate. Learn how to use your machine and essential foundation skills. Practice these while stitching up a simple and useful project. Classes are tailored to each student's needs. Lessons are available by appointment for individuals and small groups. For anyone over the age of 7.  $30 per hour.

COMING UP IN MARCH: New KAL with Judy, Beginning Socks, Baby Sweater, Needlepoint, Embroidery and more.

COMING UP IN APRIL: Evy Leonard will be back for her famous color crochet workshop! Get your name on the waiting list asap. This class is for intermediate crocheters.

Remember our SOCK CIRCLE meets the First Friday of every month. (February 5 is the next one.) Learn a new technique at the mini workshop ($5) or just stitch and visit with friends. FREE. 5:30-8:30pm

OPEN-TO-ALL STITCHING PARTY Monday mornings 10am-12pm and Thursday evenings 6-8pm. FREE.

Hope this list includes something you've been waiting for! If not, do give us a call and let us know what you are looking forward to learning. To sign up for a class, just call the shop (631-298-7181), drop in, or email us at altmansneedlearts@gmail.com. Happy stitching!