CLASSES WINTER-SPRING 2017

WEEKEND CLASSES



THRUM MITTENS
These cozy mitts are lined with wool thrums. A Canadian classic that’s super warm.
Sunday January 29& February 5 1.00pm- 3.00pm 2 classes Fee $49

STRANDED COLOURWORK HAT
Make this multicolored hat with the two handed Fair Isle technique. You'll learn how to knit in the round, read charts and carry your colors at the back. Here is your chance to learn the continental knitting technique.
Sunday February 12 1. 00pm-3.00pm 1class Fee $29

ENTRELAC INFINITY SCARF
This much admired store sample is now a class. A technique that looks like woven ribbons of knitting in three coordinating colors.
Sunday February 26 1.00pm-4.00pm 1 class Fee $45

TOP DOWN BABY SWEATER
Learn to knit a sweater without seams. Our cute baby sweater is the perfect small project to learn how it works.
Sunday March 5& 12 1.00pm-3.00pm 2 classes Fee $49

FELTED CRITTERS
Learn to needle felt with raw wool and a felting needle. Lots of fun.
Sunday March 19 1.00 pm- 3.00 pm 1 class Fee $29

COWICHAN STYLE SWEATER
Make this Canadian classic with natural unspun wool. Learn to follow charts and knit with two colors using one of our new or vintage patterns. Very trendy again!
Sunday April 2 & 9 1.00pm-3.00pm 2 classes Fee $49


FINISHING TECHNIQUES
Bring your sweater in pieces, ready to sew together. We will show you how the pros do it.
Sunday April 23 1.00pm-3.00pm 1 class Fee $29

EVENING CLASSES

KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS
Learn to knit- all the basics. Cast on,knit,purl,increase, decrease, cast off and sew a mattress seam. We will make a simple cowl and a cozy hat.
Tuesday January 24-February 7 3 classes
Tuesday February 21-March 7 Fee $79
Tuesday March 14- March 28 7.00pm- 9.00 pm
Tuesday April 4-18

PICK YOUR PROJECT
We will help you choose your next knitting or crochet project in any technique. For those with basic skills, who want to learn more. This group has lots of fun!
Wednesday January 4-25 4 classes
Wednesday February 1-22 Fee $99
Wednesday March 1-22 7.00pm-9.00 pm
Wednesday April 5-26
Wednesday May 3-24

CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS
Crochet is so much fun! Learn your basic crochet stitches and pattern reading. We will make a variety of small projects. 3 classes
Monday February 27-March 13 Fee $79
7.00pm- 9.00pm

TUNISIAN CROCHET
This form of crochet uses a long crochet hook to create a knit like effect. We will practice a variety of stitches and make a cozy scarf.
Monday April 24 1 class
Fee $29
7.00pm-9.00pm

BRIOCHE COWL
A lofty two sided rib that looks great with two colours and makes a stunning cowl
Monday March 20 1 class
Fee $29
7.00pm-9.00pm

SOCK KNITTING 101
Learn the basics of sock knitting, including how to knit on four needles,turn a heel and graft the toe. Handknit socks- the ultimate luxury!
Monday January 23- February 6  
 3 classes
Fee $79
7.00 - 9.00 pm

TOE UP MAGIC LOOP SOCKS
These socks are knit from the toe to the cuff, one at a time, on a long circular needle using the "magic Loop" technique.
you will love the easy wrap and turn heel.
Monday April 3& 10 
 2 classes
Fee $49
7.00-9.00 pm


PRIVATE LESSONS
For one on one attention, a private lesson is a great way to learn at your own pace. Call ahead to book. 
Fee $45 per 1 1/2 hour session

CLASS POLICIES
  • Register by telephone or in person
  •  Classes are limited in size, so register early. Registration is confirmed when fees are paid in full.
  • No cash refunds unless the class is canceled by Gina Brown's. 
  • Store credits or transfers must be made one week prior to the starting date. Once the class has begun there can be no credits or transfers.
  • Fees cover instruction only unless otherwise stated
  • Sorry, we cannot do make up classes if you miss a class
  • Classes are designed for adults 16 years or older
  • No babies, children or non registered companions
  • Most classes  other than those for beginners require basic skills. 
  • Please arrive on time to allow the teacher to teach to the entire group
ALL SUPPLIES USED IN CLASS MUST BE PURCHASED AT GINA BROWN'S. Your purchases allow us to subsidize the cost of our classes so that we can offer quality instruction, in small groups at an affordable price


                                   107, 5718-1 A St SW,  Calgary  AB  T2H0E8     Telephone 403-255-2200