Downtown Yarns        45 Avenue A, New York City New York 10009        (212) 995-5991
 
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Downtown Yarns Class Schedule
September 2019 - January 2020

Please call or come in to sign up for classes.
45 Avenue A, NYC
212-995-5991

< CLASSES >

Beginner Knitting
Learn the basics of knitting: knit, purl, cast on cast off, increase, decrease. A simple project, like a scarf, will be worked on.
4-week class. Cost: $120
TUESDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
Session I: September 10, 17, 24, October 1
Session II: October 15, 22, 29, November 5
Session III: November 19, 26, December 3, 10
Sesssion IV: January 7, 14, 21, 28

Knitting Projects on Mondays
Our most popular class! Pick your own project and make it with the teacher’s help.
4-week class. Cost: $120
MONDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
Session I: September 9, 16, 23 30
Session II: October 7, 28, November 4 (3-week class) $90
Session III: December 9, 16, 23, 30
Session IV: January 6, 13, 20, 27

Knitting Projects on Wednesdays
Our most popular class! Pick your own project and make it with the teacher’s help.
4-week class. Cost: $120
WEDNESDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
Session I: September 4, 11, 18, 25
Session II: October 2, 9, 30 (3-week class) $90
Session III: November 6, 13, 27 (3-week class) $90
Session IV: December 4, 11, 18 (3-week class) $90
Session V: January 8, 15, 22, 29

Beginner Crochet
< Discover the simple basics of crochet, and learn to make granny squares-the foundation of many crochet projects.
2-week class. Cost: $60
THURSDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
November 14, 21

Crochet Projects
Pick your own project and make it with the teacher’s help.
3-week class. Cost: $90
THURSDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
December 5, 12, 19

Kids’ Knitting Group
Come and learn the basics of knitting. Make scarves, hats, bracelets, and toys.
6 children max. ages 7-15 :)
3-week class. Cost: $60
SATURDAYS, 10:00-11:30 am
Session I: September 14, 21, 28
Session II: October 12, 19, 26
Session III: November 9, 16, 23
Session IV: December 7, 14, 21
Session V: Jan 4, 11, 18

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*NEW* LATVIAN MITTEN WORKSHOP
(for the experienced knitter)
Learn traditional techniques on Latvian mittens. Enjoy fine gauge color work in the round. Design your own mitten based on edges and cuff variations.
4-week class. Cost: $120
MONDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
November 11, 18, 25, December 2

*NEW* GRANNY SQUARE WORKSHOP
In this four week class, we will learn how to crochet and make different varieties of granny square patterns. Following that we will envision a garment, a bag, a blanket or anything else an dhow to piece it together using all the granny squares we make.
4-week class. Cost: $120
THURSDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
September 19, 26, October 3, 10

DROP SPINDLE WORKSHOP
Learn how to make your own yarn by spinning with a drop spindle. Discover dyeing techniques and explore different fibers including wool, silk, and alpaca.
2-week class. Cost: $60
THURSDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
October 17, 24

SPINNING WHEEL WORKSHOP
Come learn to spin using a wheel! The class will cover the basics of wheel mechanics, drafting methods, different types of fiber and plying. You’ll leave knowing how to make your own yarn and manage a spinning wheel.
4-week class. Cost: $125
(please note this class will be held offsite)
SUNDAYS, 11:00am-1:00pm
Session I: October 27, November 3, 10, 17
MONDAYS, 7:00-9:00pm
Session II: October 28, November 4, 11, 18

SWEATER DESIGN WORKSHOP
Design the sweater you have always wanted. Learn how to measure and use gauge for perfect fit. Then add details like collars and necklines for a sweater that is truly your own.
4-week class. Cost: $120
FRIDAYS, 7:00-9:00 pm
January 3, 10, 17, 24

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* Prices do not include materials.

Classes are held in the store.

Maximum of seven students per class.

25% deposit is required at registration.

Cancellation policy: Full refund of deposit will be given for cancellations made up to two weeks prior to the first day of scheduled class. After this time, refunds will be given only if the spot can be filled by another student. Please be considerate.

Store hours:
Monday–Saturday 12–7 pm
Sunday 12–6 pm