Prof. Purrrl’s Class List

Prof. Purrl’s Class List

Choose from our signature list of classes to expand your skills and expertise. These special techniue/topic classes are presently not scheduled. Please let us know if you have interest in us scheduling. Times are estimates, $12/half hour of class.To register or to ask questions, call or email the store.

YARN 101: Overwhelmed? Learn about different fibers and yarn styles, reading labels, how yarn choice impacts your project, etc.
(2 hrs, $48 per student)

SURVIVAL SKILLS: Fix your own mistakes! Learn to read your stitches; pick up a dropped stitch; flip a stitch; frog; tink; put in a lifeline.
(1 hr, $24 per student)

RAVELRY 101: Learn the basics of Ravelry, including setting up your queue and stash, but especially focusing on use of Pattern and Yarn search functions.
(1 hr, $24 per student)

PATTERN READING 101: Gain skills in following a pattern, including how to translate the alphabet soup; tricks of the trade in using available tools to support your pattern reading, etc.  
(1 hr, $24 per student)

GRAFTING & SEAMING: learn how to put your seams together nicely. Bring a project you need to seam or a couple swatches that you can practice seaming on; darning needle, yarn that matches swatch/project.
(1 hr, $24 per student)

GOT GAUGE? Understand the importance of and skills needed in gaining recommended gauge for knitting, and get practice measuring.
(1 1/2 hours, $36 per student)

SPECIAL CAST ONS & BIND OFFS: learn some specialized cast ons and bindoffs and the benefits, purposes for using each. Bring yarn and needles. (1 hr, $24 per student)

MAGIC LOOP: learn the basics of the awesome magic loop technique; Prerequisite: ability to knit in the round.
Materials Needed: Bring 32″ or longer circular needle and yarn.
(1/2 hr, $12 per student)