Welcome to Lancaster Yarn Shop's Class & Workshop Blog!

Lancaster Yarn Shop offers a variety of classes and FREE workshops for fiber artists of all skill levels, from Absolute Beginner to Extremely Accomplished. The emphasis is on celebrating the tradition of knitting and handwork (and learning cool new stuff!) in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

Classes and Free Workshops are held at the Yarn Shop in our beautiful upstairs studio at 3519 Old Philadelphia Pike in Intercourse, Lancaster County, PA. (HERE for directions). There is plenty of free parking, and we are just steps from the terrific restaurants and great shopping at Kitchen Kettle Village. Classes are taught by our experienced and knowledgeable instructors and classified by skill level.

Wednesday, April 4: Lace Ribbon Scarf Free Workshop

 photo c Veronik Avery

Join us Wednesday evening, April 4th for a Free Lace Ribbon Scarf Knitting Workshop.  We'll cast on and review the chart and lace pattern for this pretty Spring scarf.  Most of the knitting will be done on your own after the workshop. 

Project:  Lace Ribbon Scarf
Tuition:  Free
Date:  Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Time:  7:00 - 9:00 PM 

Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced.

Skills Required: You must have a basic understanding of most aspects of knitting. This scarf uses a lace chart and standard lace techniques.
Techniques Taught:  Lace chart reading, k2TOG, 2YO, SSK, etc

Materials:  Approximately 400-800 yards fingering weight yarn  US#3 circular or straight needles. Some knitters have made this pattern with dk weight yarn and larger needles, we'll talk about this possibility, too.  Please download and bring your own copy of the pattern from Knitty.com

Materials for Free Workshops Must be Purchased at Lancaster Yarn Shop
Pre-registration is required!  Please call the shop to save your spot! (717) 768-8007.

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