E-News February 23rd, 2018

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New from What The Flock Hand Dyed Yarns! 

We asked Joe Cole to come up with a St Patrick’s Day colorway and he did not disappoint! 
“After me Gold are you” is shown above.  Green for the Leprechaun and a full rainbow.  All that’s missing is the pot of gold.  Shown in Fingering weight.
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Joe’s 6 piece kits called Smoke & Blood are back in stock!!  These yarn kits contain 5 shades of grey plus one skein of blood red.  You can also add a different POP color as shown above.  This FREE cowl pattern is available with your yarn kit purchase.
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   Colorful Baby Blankets 
    
Becky’s 10 pt baby pinwheel blanket –  Crochet
This rippled 10 point blanket is the perfect project for a beginner to intermediate crocheter.  Just one cake of Colourwheel is needed.  FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase.
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Colourwheel by Sirdar is a Dk weight striping color. 
569 yds/150g cake.  6 colorways available.
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The Knit Version pinwheel baby blanket is a fast, fun, & easy kit.  Uses just one cake of Colourwheel. FREE patern with your yarn purchase.
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Classes Coming Up Soon

 
This Week’s Classes
Click on this link to get the full weekly schedule of classes- we have over 30 classes each week! 
 
Other classes coming soon:
Monday, March 5– 1-3pm
Building Blocks Afghans with Julia
Continue your building blocks afghan or forge ahead to your next afghan with Book 2: Building in Color.  Come in for more info and to sign up.
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Tuesday Feb 27  3:30 – 6:30pm
Weaving 201 with Lynn
Take the next step in your riggid heddle loom work.  Learn different warp and weft colorwork patterns.  You will need to come with loom prewarped.  Call for more details.  Loom loan for class available.  Class cost:  $35.00
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Monday, Feb 26– 1-3pm
My First Top Down Sweater
This is the final session of this class… things are wrapping up.  Are you upset that you missed this project? 
Julia will be starting up this class again on Wednesday Feb 28– 10-12 noon.  Knit up your first top down sweater using either Flax or Harvest by Tincan Knits.  Call for more info and to sign up.
Flax by Tincan Knits
Harvest by Tincan Knits
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Tuesday March 13  6:30 – 8:30pm 
Needlefelting with Lauren
Be there!

Join Lauren next month on a Tuesday evening for some great needlefelting.  Make free standing items or needle felt onto a prefelted piece.  Call to sign up.  

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New Beginner’s Class starting Saturday Feb 24
1-3pm with Martha

Whether you are a newbie knitter or crocheter, join Martha for a new beginner’s class.  Maybe even try your hand at one of the Tincan Knits patterns.  Shown here is a Seasons garter stitch scarf.  Call to sign up.
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Kits!

 
 A mosaic washcloth/hotpad kit  containing Fantasy Naturale Cotton.  Perfect for St Patty’s Day. FREE Pattern included.
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 A small Fantasy Naturale Shamrock Cloth Kit – FREE pattern.
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Soap Chip sets from A Natural Alternative Soaps

Knit a cloth bag to hold the soap chip bag- fast & easy knitting.  You are going to love using this in the shower.  Also makes a great gift.

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Early Spring Ideas!

 
Keystone by Lori Versaci
This is the pullover that you will turn to time and again when you want a comfortable yet elegant everyday look!  Knit it in Mad Hatter Dk weight yarn.
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A really sweet shawl by Annah Burnes.  Knit it up in any Fingering weight yarn such as Joe Cole’s What the Flock Fingering semi solids.  Add a mini or two for POP.
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Mrs. Skerrett –  FREE

A beautiful textured scarf to knit in The Fibre Company Aranmore Light.  This is a FREE Pattern for just one week- so get it now!