Yarnability Classes

Yarnability offers a variety of classes for beginners to advanced students. We provide project guided classes as well as instruction for customer chosen patterns and projects. Class sizes are small in order to provide you with time and attention.

FAQ

Are my materials included in the cost of the class? Class costs cover the education and time with the instructor to learn the project/pattern. Yarnability offers a range of products for a range of budgets and fiber preferences. Project materials can often be purchased from $15 to $40.

Do you offer children’s classes? We do offer classes for both crocheting and knitting for children ages 8 and up. Please email to request a date/time. Additionally, parent/child classes are also offered.

Private Lessons

Private lessons are scheduled as requested. $20 for 90 minutes of instruction.

Learn to Knit or Crochet

Beginners: This class time is perfect for learning to knit and/or crochet. Supplies Needed: 1 skein of Poem Silk yarn; knitting needles US size 8 (5 mm) or crochet hook US size I (5.5mm).
Class is $20; materials additional. Classes limited to six students.

Ladies Who Lunch

This class is a one-hour workday lunch class. Thursdays at 12 noon we offer a one-hour "lunch and learn to knit" class for employees in downtown Charles Town who want to bring their lunch to the shop and learn to knit. $10 each weekly lesson.

Short Row Magic: Shard

Short Row Magic: Shard

Have you heard of the Shard shawl by Romi Hill? It is an intriguing shawl that uses 1 skein of sock weight yarn that has been dyed to have a 12-14 inch section of color that is used throughout the project to create the short rows, or “shards” in this pattern. This is an organic knit…
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UPCOMING CLASSES are shown below — For the entire list, see our Calendar.

May 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Join us on Friday nights to rest those working feet and learn to knit socks! This 3-part class will get you started and finished with a pair of socks. Class: Friday May 12, 19, 26. 6pm…
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Beginners: This class time is perfect for learning to knit and/or crochet. Supplies Needed: 1 skein of Poem Silk yarn Knitting Needles US size 8 (5 mm) or Crochet Hook US size I (5.5mm)
May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Spring has sprung and the Charles Town Farmer’s Market has opened! Join me at Yarnability on Saturdays April 29, May 13, and May 27 from 1p-3p (after the market) to knit On the spice market, a shawl design…
May 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Warm weather is upon us. That means summer knits are here! Join us at Yarnability for the summer top KAL/CAL. We have 3 great top options to choose from. The KAL/CAL will start on May…
May 31 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
10:30 am
Warm weather is upon us. That means summer knits are here! Join us at Yarnability for the summer top KAL/CAL. We have 3 great top options to choose from. The KAL/CAL will start on May…