Classes

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KNITTING
 
Beginning Knitting with MYS Staff During the first 2 classes, you will learn to cast on, knit, purl, increase, decrease & cast off. On the 3rd class session, you will pick out an easy project, learn to read knitting instructions & work on your chosen project for the remainder of the course. Fee: $70/4 week sessionNote:  All materials must be purchased from Mosaic Yarn Studio, Ltd.  Beginning Knitting can be taken twice.
 
  Mon. November 4 to 24 with Georg 6:30 – 8 p.m.



  Fri. November 14 to December 12 (No Class November 28) with Courtney 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.



  Sun. November 16 to December 7 with Kate/Emily 2- 3:30 p.m.



  Tues. November 18 to December 16 with Courtney 10-11:30 a.m.



  Mon. December 1 to 22 with Georg 6:30 – 8 p.m.



 
Intermediate Knitting You will learn more advanced techniques of your choice. For example, you can choose a simple cabled sweater pattern, a fair isle pattern, an intarsia pattern – the choice is yours! This class can be taken over and over and over and over…
 
  Monday Afternoons with Darlene Joyce 1-3 p.m.  
  Fee:  $80/session 4 weeks.  
       
  Session 10 October 27 to November 17



  Session 11 December 1 to 22



  Session 1 January 5 to 26



       
  Tuesday Afternoons with Darlene Joyce 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.  
  Fee:  $80/session 4 weeks  
       
  Session 11 November 4 to 25



  Session 12 December 2 to 23



       
  Tuesday Evenings with Darlene Joyce 6 – 8 p.m.  
  Fee: $80/session 4 weeks  
       
  Session 11 November 4 to 25



  Session 12 December 2 to 23



       
  Wednesday Eveningswith Georg Luxton 7 – 9 p.m.  
  Fee:  $80/session 4 weeks  
       
  Session 11 October 29 to November 19



  Session 12 December 3 to January 7 (No Class December 24 & January 31)



 
  Thursday Evenings with Darlene Joyce 7 – 9 p.m.  
  Fee: $80/session 4 weeks  
       
  Session 10 October 23 to November 13



  Session 11 December 4 to January 15 (No Class December 18, 25 or January 1)



  Session 1 January 22 to February 12



     

  Saturday Mornings with Darlene Joyce 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.  
  Fee:  $80/session 4 week class  
       
   Session 9 October 25 to November 22 (No Class November 8)



  Session 10 December 6 to 27



  Session 1 January 3 to 24



 
 
wicker circleWicker Circle Cowl with Kate JoyceLearn how to knit very simple lace with knit two togethers and yarn overs. Choose any yarn and a 24” circular needle that is 2 sizes larger than what the ball band recommends. She knit a bunch of these for her bridesmaids!
  Sat. November 8 1 – 3 p.m.



  Fee: $25 2 hour class  
 
Correcting Mistakes with Darlene Joyce Are you tired of running into the shop every time the stitches fall off the needle?  Come and learn how to correct common mistakes made while knitting.  You will learn to pick up dropped stitches in stockinette, garter, and at the end of the row.   The class will include exercises in dropping down pattern stitches, picking up dropped stitches, and ripping out rows of knitting and getting stitches back on the needle.  Please pick up homework sheet or download here. Correcting Mistakes Homework
  Wed. November 5 2 – 4 p.m.



  Fee: $32 2 hour class  
 
 
shoulder cozyShoulder Cozy with Kate Joyce Holding a fuzzy yarn with a smoother yarn, you will learn how to do an “e” cast on and knit garter stitch in the round.  You will need to have a 24” circular needle in a size US 13.  If you need help choosing your yarn, come a little early for class!
  Sat. November 22 1 – 3 p.m.



  Fee: $25 2 hour class  
 
Camber with Emily Hrobsky camberDesigned by Norah Gaughan. Learn how to knit this beautiful geometric cardigan using Berroco’s unique Fuji yarn, a silk/cotton/rayon blend.  Emily will help you with making basic lace and fixing any mistakes along the way. Pattern is $6.
  Wed. November 5 to December 3 (No Class November 26) 5 – 7 p.m.



  Fee: $60 4 week class  
 
 
Advanced Correcting Mistakes with Darlene Joyce Does taking out lace patterns confuse you?   Do you want to become more skilled at ripping out your mistakes?  This class was developed by popular request.  Students must know how to rip out basic stockinette or have taken the “Correcting Mistakes” class.  Please pick up homework sheet or download it here.  Advanced Correcting Mistakes Homework
  Wed. December 10 2 – 4 p.m.



  Fee: $32 2 hour class  
 
CROCHETING
 
Beginning/ Intermediate Crochet with MYS StaffThis class is for crocheters of any skill level.  It is tailored around what you know and what you’d like to learn.  If you’re new to crochet, you’ll get started with chain, single, and double crochet stitches.  Already know the basics?  Then learn to read patterns and stitch diagrams.  If you want to learn classics like granny squares, doilies, motifs, or filet crochet, only your imagination is the limit!  Come prepared with a project of your choosing, and let’s get started.  All yarn must be purchased from MYS.
       
  Fri. November 14 to December 12 10 – 11 a.m.




  Sat. November 29 to December 20 3 – 4 p.m.




  Tues. December 9 to 30 3 – 4 a.m.




  Fee: $40 4 week class  
 
Exploring Tunisian Crochet with Darlene JoycetunisianbookDuring the morning you will learn the basics of   Tunisian crochet including the anatomy of Tunisian crochet stitches, Tunisian simple stitch, Tunisian knit stitch, abbreviations, etc.  In the afternoon, advanced applications of Tunisian will be explored.  Please ask for a supply list when registering.  Required book:  The New Tunisian Crochet.
  Sat. January 17 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.



  Fee: $50 4 hour class  
 
Vibrations with Darlene JoyceVibrationsOriginally designed for the Chicago Yarn Crawl 2014.  Learn how to do a basic ripple stitch using self striping yarn fingering weight yarn and a size H or I crochet hook.  Pattern is free with class registration or for purchase for $5 on Ravelry.
  Sat. November 1 1 – 3  p.m.



  Fee: $32 2 hour class  
 
Tunisian MittensTunisian Mittens (Double-Ended) with Darlene JoyceLearn how to use a double ended hook and crochet Tunisian in the round.  We will be using two colors to form a pattern.  Knowledge of some Tunisian crochet required.
  Wed. November 12 & 19 2 -4 p.m.



   Fee:  $50 2 week class  
 
CLASS POLICIES
Class Materials:
Except when noted, yarns must be purchased from Mosaic Yarn Studio. Come in as soon as possible to pick out your supplies in case we need to order something. Students receive a 10% discount on all class materials!
 
Registration:
Registration is required for all classes. 100% of the class fee is due at registration. You may register by phone via Visa/Mastercard/American Express or use our online secure  shopping cart.  Of course, you can always register in person!
 
Minimum:
A minimum of three students is required in order for a class to run. You will be notified one week in advance if the minimum is not met and your deposit will be refunded.
 
Balance:
The balance of the class fees is due on the first day of class.
 
Cancellation:
Store credit can be issued for your deposit if we are notified one week before the start of class. After this point, deposits are non-refundable. Out of courtesy to our instructors, no make-up classes are given.
 
Special Fee Classes:
100% payment is due at the time of registration.