Have a Yarn

Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia


Events January 2017

Please pay with registration. 50% of course fee will be charged for cancelations with less than 24 hours notice.

Introduction to Knitting - $40
Saturday, January 28, 2017: 10:30am to 4:30pm
This is the class to take if you're looking to start knitting for the first time or if you're looking to get back into knitting. We'll cover all the basics to prepare you for knitting success!
All materials provided.

Events February 2017

Felted Hat Knit-Along- $30 for both sessions
Sundays, February 12 & 26, 2017: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Knit a felted hat with Charlene. She'll walk you through the steps of making a felted hat: how to choose colours, knit in the round, add stripes, felt, and add embellishments.
Materials: 2 balls Galway/Ella Rae Classic Wool, 8mm 24" circular & 8mm double pointed needles
Finishing Techniques - $35
Sunday, February 19, 2017: 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Take your knitting to the next level with a few finishing and pre-finishing techniques! Topics to be covered include: knitting to gauge, sewing seams, weaving in ends, blocking, shaping shoulders with short rows, three needle bind off and more!
Materials: and unfinished project (optional)
Knitting from Charts - $35
Saturday, February 25, 2017: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Charts are a great visual way to see and read knitting patterns. In this class we'll practice knitting from 3 different types of charts while learning tips for easier chart reading. And, we'll decipher what all those symbols mean!
Materials: at least 50g of yarn and appropriately sized double points and circulars (or straights)

Stay tuned for more classes and events, including:

Saturday, March 11 - Magic Loop

Sunday, March 12 - Needle Felting

Saturdays, March 18 & 25 - Felted iPad Case

Sunday, March 19 - Cast On/ Cast Off

Saturday, April 1 - Wear Your Woolies!



Click here to see pictures of our Fashion Show & Tell from July 23, 2016

Knitting Groups - Tuesday and Sunday

Join us Tuesday and Sunday afternoons at 1:00pm for knitting and tea. Knit and chat with fellow knitting enthusiasts. Bring your knitting!