Classes and Special Events

There are lots of opportunities to learn at Around the Table Yarns.  

Sign up by phone (216-230-9224), by email (info@aroundthetableyarns.com) or come in.

For absolute beginners, we offer Beginning Knitting and Crochet every month on weekday evenings and weekends

  • $50 includes instruction, all materials, a book and a project bag
  • Learn to Knit teaches casting on, knitting, purling, binding off and mattress stitch seaming to make a pair of fingerless mitts.
  • Learn to Crochet students master foundation chains, single, half double and double crochet to make a set of dish or face cloths. 

Those seeking to increase their knowledge can participate in Skills Classes held on Thursday nights and Tuesday mornings.  

  • Revolving topics
  • no materials to purchase
  • focusses on one skill
  • pattern suggestions using the skill
  • $5 or a wooden nickel (given with $25 in store purchase)

 

Upcoming Classes

Beginning Classes

Tuesdays Learn to Crochet 7-8p (3 Classes)

Mar 3, 17, & 31

Apr 7, 14, & 21

Thursdays Learn to Knit 6-8p (2 classes)

Mar 5 & 19

Apr 16 & 30

Saturdays Learn to Knit 3-5p (2 Classes)

Mar 14 & 28

Apr 4 & 18

Sundays Learn to Crochet 3-4p (3 Classes)

Mar 8, 15 & 22

Apr 5, 19 & 26

 

Knitting Skills Classes: Call the shop at 216-230-9224, send us an email to info@aroundthetableyarns.com or come in to sign up.

Tuesday  10:30-11:30a 

Mar 10 Two-color Brioche-Learn this striking and reversible technique and spice up your knitting

Mar 17 Jeny's Surprisingly Stretchy Bind off-Save yourself the heartache of a too-tight bind off!

Mar 24 Blocking Lace-Covers basic blocking and shows the effect on lace knitting/crochet

Mar 31 Magic Loop-Daunted by socks? Tired of seams? Magic Loop is an alternative to dons for small circumference knitting

Apr 7 Avoiding and Fixing Mistakes in your Knitting-Spend more time doing and less time undoing!

Apr 14 German twisted and Tubular Cast-on-increasingly suggested in patterns, learn two new ways to start a project in style

Apr 21 Knitting Chart Reading-Unlock the mystery of knitting charts to make what you want

Apr 28 Wonderful I-cord-Learn to make a basic I-cord, plus use it as a cast-on, edge and bind-off

 

Thurs 6-8p

Mar 12 Two-color Brioche-Learn this striking and reversible technique and spice up your knitting

Mar 26  Blocking Lace-Covers basic blocking and shows the effect on lace knitting/crochet

Apr 23  Knitting Chart Reading-Unlock the mystery of knitting charts to make what you want

 

Sunday Crochet with Kim

Mar 22 1-3p Make-up class for November/December students

Mar 29 1-2p Make-up class for November/December students

Apr 5 2-3p Corner to corner crochet-Learn to work diagonally to create blankets and more

Apr 19 2-3p Mason Jar Cozy-Make and take a decorative cover for your favorite vessel ($5 fee for yarn and jar)

 

 

 

 

Thrummed Mittens on 4 needles $30 includes Yarn, roving and needles

New Classes forming later this Spring-Sarah has to get through the Rowing season first!

 

Special Events: Stay tuned for details

Saturday, April 25 10a-6p Local Yarn Store Day

Free gift with purchase while supplies last, Hourly raffles, and a wonderful in store Trunk show from 29 Bridges

 

Saturday, June 13 11a-4p  World Wide Knit/Crochet in Public Day

Join us on under the umbrellas and on the picnic benches in front of the Van Aken Market Hall to show the world what makes us really happy. We will have water and snacks.

 

Tuesday, September 8 2020 Yarn Discovery Tour
Celebrating 14 years, the YDT is an opportunity to visit the yarn shops of Northeast Ohio. We will have passports and bags for purchase when they are available (usually late August).  Start your yarn journey with us!