Classes Winter 2017

Learn to Knit
$80 plus tax, all supplies included

This awesome two-part class will have you knitting up a storm in no time, and you even get to knit a sweet buttoned cowl as you learn! Basics covered include casting on, knit stitch, purl stitch, basic pattern reading, buttonholes, casting off and more – all in 5 hours of instruction. Bam! That’s the sound of you nailing your first knitting project.

Dates available for this two-part class:

  • FULL – Two Sundays January 8th & 15th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Tuesdays January 10th & 17th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Wednesdays January 11th & 18th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Sundays January 22nd & 29th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Two Tuesdays January 24th & 31st from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Wednesdays February 1st & 8th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Thursdays February 2nd & 9th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Saturdays February 4th & 11th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Two Sundays February 5th & 12th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Tuesday February 7th & 14th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Thursdays February 9th & 16th from 1:00pm to 3:30pm
  • FULL – Two Wednesdays February 15th & 22nd from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Thursdays March 2nd & 9th from 1:00pm to 3:30pm
  • FULL – Two Sundays March 5th & 12th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • Two Wednesdays March 8th & 15th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Saturdays March 11 & 18 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Two Thursdays March 21st & 28th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Wednesdays March 22nd & 29th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Saturdays March 25th & April 1st from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Sundays April 2nd & 9th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Two Wednesdays April 5th & 12th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Tuesdays April 11th & 18th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Wednesdays April 19th & 25th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Thursdays April 20th & 27th from 1:00pm to 3:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Learn to Crochet at STASH in Calgary

Learn to Crochet
$80 plus tax, all supplies included

Get your hook-on in this comprehensive two-part intro class and you get to make a sweet, bulky, buttoned neck cowl as you learn! Basics covered include chaining, single crochet, double crochet, pattern reading, crocheting flat, and finishing techniques – all in five hours of instruction. Snap! That’s the sound of you finishing your first crochet project.

Dates available for this two-part class:

  • FULL – Two Saturdays January 7th & 14th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Sundays January 8th & 15th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Two Tuesdays January 17th & 24th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Sundays January 22nd & 29th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Saturdays February 4th & 11th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Sundays February 5th & 12th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Two Saturdays February 18th & 25th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Tuesdays February 28th & March 7th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Saturdays March 4th & 11th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Tuesdays March 14th & 21st from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Sundays March 19th & 26th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Two Saturdays April 1st & 8th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL  – Two Sundays April 2nd & 9th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Two Saturdays April 22nd & 29th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Crochet an amigurumi owl at STASH!

Amigurumi Basics
$60 plus tax, all supplies included

Amigurumi is the Japanese art of crocheting small stuffed animals and anthropomorphic creatures in such a cute way that people pretty much lose their minds. In this super-fun class you will learn how the single crochet in a spiral can create three dimensional shapes, how to join on to your work, and how to install safety eyes. Peeps must know how to single crochet.

Dates available for this single class:

  • One Sunday January 8th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Saturday January 28th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Saturday February 11th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Saturday February 18th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Saturday March 4th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Saturday March 11th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Sunday April 9th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Sunday April 23rd from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

crochet an amigurumi bunny at STASH!

Amigurumi Bunnies
$60 plus tax, all supplies included

Take your amigurumi skills to the next level and discover new construction techniques in this intermediate amigurumi class. Instructor Phillip Ha has developed the perfect bunny pattern that will melt your heart and bend your mind. Peeps MUST know magic ring, have intermediate crochet skills, OR have taken the Amigurumi Basics (owls) class at STASH to register.

Dates available for this single class:

  • One Saturday March 4th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Saturday March 11th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Sunday April 9th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Learn to knit hats at STASHBig Hats
$90 plus tax, all supplies included

Knit the Best.Hat.Ever while learning about circular needles and using double points to shape the crown. If that isn’t enough awesomeness for you, this two part-class also includes a tutorial on how to make pom poms the size of a grapefruit. Knit with super bulky yarn, this project knits up fast and makes for a great gift. Peeps must know how to cast on, knit, and purl.

Dates available for this two-part class:

  • Two Thursdays January 12th & 19th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Saturdays January 21st & 28th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Two Tuesdays February 7th & 14th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Saturdays February 18th & 25th from from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Two Thursdays March 2nd & 9th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Saturdays March 18th & 25th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Two Wednesdays April 5th & 12th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Two Saturdays April 22nd & 29th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Knit with Big Loop at STASH

Big Loop Blanket
$250 plus tax, all supplies included

It’s back! We are pleased to offer the class with the squishiest, biggest, and most luxurious yarn in the land – Big Loop by Loopy Mango from Soho, New York! In this class you will knit flat on circular needles and learn all the tricks to knitting with this yarn of epic proportion. We will also demo our tips on how to weave in those ends! As well as the needles and yarn every participant gets a felting needle for finishing. Participants must know how to cast on, knit, purl, basic ribbing, and cast off at a very beginner level.

Dates available for this single class:

 

  • One Wednesday January 25th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – One Sunday February 5th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – One Sunday March 5th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – One Sunday April 2nd from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Saturday April 22nd from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

learn to knit brioche at STASH

Bold Brioche
$90 plus tax, all supplies included

Awww yeahhhhhhhh, brioche is in the house! This super class will teach you the basics of one colour and two colour brioche, and will discuss other intermediate brioche techniques that are used by crazy peeps like Stephen West (don’t know him? Then google him). This is an intermediate class and peeps must be comfortable with knitting and purling and have previous experience with circular needles.

Dates available for this two-part class:

  • FULL – Two Thursdays January 12th & 19th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Thursdays February 9th & 16th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Two Thursdays March 2 & 9 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Cabled Owl Cowl
$70 plus tax, all supplies included

Knit a parliament of owls and learn the art of cabling at the same time! This single session class will teach you how to knit on circular needles, how to cable in two directions, how to read cable charts, and some fun finishing techniques! Trust us, this class is a hoot (sorry, we had to go there and do that). Oh, and the yarn we uses is so soft that it will Blow. Your. Mind.

Peeps must be good at casting on, knitting, and purling to take this class. Practice up peeps!

Dates available for this single class:

  • FULL – One Tuesday January 10th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Tuesday January 31st from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – Tuesday February 21st from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – One Sunday March 5th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Tuesday April 4th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Colourwork Crash Course
$60 plus tax, all supplies included

Whether you want to knit the perfect fair isle sweater for your fur baby or you simply NEED a sweater with a howling wolf on the front in your life, then this is the class for you. This single session class will teach you how to knit with two colours at a time two ways (stranding and intarsia), how to read colourwork charts, how to switch colours, and basic finishing techniques! You will get to knit your very own colourwork sampler which is freaking adorable.

Peeps must be good at casting on, knitting, and purling to take this class. Practice up peeps!

Dates available for this single class:

  • FULL – One Wednesday January 18th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • One Sunday January 29th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – One Thursday February 2nd from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • FULL – One Sunday February 19th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Saturday February 25th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Saturday March 4th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Thursday March 30th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • One Tuesday April 4th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • One Tuesday April 11th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Cuddly CactusCuddly Cactus Class
$60 plus tax, all supplies included

Learn to knit on double point needless AND make a cactus that you can actually snuggle! Perfect for newer knitters who have recently taken Learn to Knit, this introduction to double point needles will walk you through casting on to double points, joining in the round, and working in the rib stitch in the round! All supplies – yarn, needles, stuffing, teeny tiny terracotta pot, and felt flower fo’ the top – are included in the class.

This class is also the suggested prequisite for Mini Mittens and Cute Lil’ Socks. Peeps must be good at casting on, knitting, and purling to take this class. Practice up peeps!

Dates available for this single class:

  • One Sunday February 19th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Sunday March 5th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Wednesday March 15th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • One Thursday April 6th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • One Saturday April 8th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Sunday April 23rd from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Cute Lil’ Socks
$60 plus tax, all supplies included

We want YOU to learn how to knit socks with all the sock awesomeness and none of the sock stress. This single session class will teach you full sock anatomy, including knitting on double point needles, knitting heel flaps, turning the heel (gasp!), picking up gusset stitches, and shaping the toe. You will get to knit your very own MINI-SOCK, which is great for newborns, decorations, and small dogs (awwwyeah! Little dogs wearing socks!).

Peeps must be good at casting on, knitting, and purling to take this class. Practice up peeps!

Dates available for this single class:

  • FULL – One Saturday Jan 21st from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – One Sunday January 22nd from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – One Thursday January 26th from 6:30 to 9:00pm
  • FULL – One Sunday February 26th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – One Saturday March 18th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Wednesday March 22nd from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • One Saturday April 1st from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Learn macrame basics at STASH in Calgary

Macrame Wall Hanging
$60 plus tax, all supplies included

Modern yet bohemian, macrame has come a loooooong way from your gamma’s plant holders! In our new Macrame Wall Art class we use 100% white cotton rope and found wood to create pieces that are crisp, clean and lookin’ sharp when hanging against any wall in your home. Best of all, no experience is necessary and all supplies are included! How fun! This is a great crafty class to take with a friend.

Dates available for this single class:

  • FULL – One Sunday February 19 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Tuesday February 28 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – One Sunday March 12 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Tuesday March 21 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – One Sunday April 2 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • One Tuesday April 11 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

Mini-Mittens
$60 plus tax, all supplies included

We want YOU to learn how to knit mittens with all of the mitten awesomeness and none of the mitten misery. This single session class will teach you full mitten anatomy, including knitting on double point needles, knitting thumb gussets, holding stitches on waste yarn, shaping the top, and picking up and knitting. You will get to knit your very own MINI-MITTEN, which is great for newborns,  decorations, and teeny snowmen (isn’t life better when picturing teeny snowmen?).

Peeps must be good at casting on, knitting, and purling to take this class. Practice up peeps!

Dates available for this single class:

  • One Thursday February 23rd from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • One Saturday February 25th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – One Thursday March 16th from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • One Saturday April 8th from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Saturday April 1st from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • One Saturday April 22nd from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE!

summer sock club at STASH

Sock Club
$120 plus tax, all supplies included

Join our club and be guided through intermediate and advanced sock techniques! Enjoy weekly presentations on socktacular topics such as: toe up socks, afterthought heels, and magic loop techniques – with hands-on demonstrations to boot! The club includes one skein of Madeline Tosh or Ancient Arts sock yarn, a sweet Addi circular needle, and assorted sock-y accessories. Peeps MUST know how to knit a basic sock OR have taken a Slipper Sock/Little Socks class at STASH to register.

Dates available for this three-part class:

Learn to Knit thrummed mittens at STASH

Thrummed Mittens
$120 plus tax, all supplies included

Thrummed mittens are so warm, so clever, and so colourful that only a Newfoundlander could have dreamed them up! In this three-part class you will learn the art of thrumming – how to prepare the roving, knit in thrums and stay in pattern – all while reviewing the core concepts of mittens such as thumb gussets and shaping the top! Peeps must be very comfortable with knitting on double point needles.

Dates available for this three-part class:

  • FULL – Three Saturdays January 7, 14 & 21 from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Three Sundays February 12, 19 & 26 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Three Sundays March 12, 19 & 26 from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • Three Thursdays April 6, 13 & 20 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE

Wee Sweater Class
$115 plus tax, all supplies included

What better way to learn how to knit a sweater than to knit a wee one? this three-part class will guide you though all things sweatery – including top down construction, Direction increases, picking up stitches, basic short rows, buttonholes, and common sweater finishing techniques. The result is an adorable grandpa style cardigan that makes people squeal with delight.

Peeps must be comfortable with knitting, purling, and knitting on double point needles. Not sure if you got the chops? Practice up peeps!

Dates available for this three-part class:

  • FULL – Three Saturdays January 7, 14 & 21 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • FULL – Three Sundays February 12, 19 & 26 from 10:00am to 12:30pm
  • FULL – Three Sundays March 12, 19 & 26 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE

 

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