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Monday - Saturday: 10am to 5pm
Thursday: 10am to 8pm
Sunday: 11am to 4pm

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Wednesday: 10am-12pm
Thursday: 3-5pm
$15 per session

Open Knit Sessions
Tuesday: 10am - 12pm
Thursday: 5pm - 8pm

Knitting Foundations and Basics

Foundations of Knitting
We at Mother of Purl have created a series of 3 classes called Foundations of Knitting.  In these classes, which include Learn-to-Knit Basics, Basic Hat and More Skills: Stitches, Patterns and Techniques, you will learn all the basics such as casting on, knitting, purling, binding off, increasing, decreasing, knitting in the round on circular and double-pointed needles, recognizing stitches, reading a basic pattern and yarn overs.  Each class is designed to build on the previous one.  We want you to start out on the right foot and enjoy knitting for life.

Basic Hat - Session 1

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More Skills: Stitches, Patterns & Techniques - Session 2

$65.00
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Basics Of Continental Knitting - Session 2

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