Learn a new skill with one of our fabulous teachers. Get the basics down with these classes, and then graduate to something more adventurous!
* easy - great for beginners
**intermediate - perfect for stitchers with a few projects under their belts
***advanced - not for the faint of heart; better suited for an experienced crafter
To register for a class, please call the shop at (410) 662 - YARN (9276)
and pay with a credit card. Classes fill quickly! Don't wait!
NOTE: You must be paid-up 48hrs before class starts, or we will not hold your spot.
If you must cancel due to unforeseen circumstance, we will work with you to reschedule your class or issue you a store credit for the amount of your class fee.
Our team of talented, enthusiastic teachers will help you learn all kinds of new skills.
From beginner knitting and crochet to jewelry-making, spinning and weaving, we offer a broad selection to suit any skill level.
Class sizes are small (maximum 6 students) so our students get plenty of individualized attention. You also receive 10% off class materials when purchased at Lovelyarns.
And our prices are so reasonable that you can take lots of classes without depleting your yarn budget!
Please note we are currently unable to host group classes safely at this time due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. We DO have some great kits to help you learn to knit and crochet AND we have some fantastic video tutorials, CALs, KALs and workshops available on our YouTube channel to help you improve improve your stitch savvy. If you need in-person help beyond our regular 15min free tech support you can book time when you click here.
Learn to Knit*
My First Knitted Hat*
Learn to knit your very first hat with Melissa on our YouTube channel here. You will need worsted weight yarn, size US 8/5mm 16" circular knitting needles, size US 8 DPNs, stitch markers and a tapestry needle. You can download our free hat pattern here. You can get worsted weight yarn here and needles and notions here.
Bonkers for Brioche**
Learn the basics of brioche knitting with Melissa on YouTube here. To knit along you will need two contrasting colors of worsted weight yarn which you can find here and you will also need a size 8 circular needle which you can find here. Instructions for this class can be found here.
Top Down Raglan Cardigan Sweater Workshop**
Learn to knit your first top down raglan cardigan with Melissa! In this series of Sweater Workshop videos Melissa will show you how to knit a custom fit cardigan sweater from gauge swatch to button band!
Learn Tunisian Crochet Basics with Brittni is this fun new video series!
How to Read a Chart and All About Yarn
Do knitting charts and patterns give you trouble? Check out these great videos and let Melissa help you become the boss of your knitting!
Melissa goes over how to read a knitting chart and gives you some tips and tricks here.
In this video, Melissa tells you all about yarn from how to read a label to some fun facts about fiber!
Window Cat KAL **
The Window Cat pattern is available for free from Ravelry.
You will need worsted weight yarn, a stitch marker and 32" US 4 circular knitting needles to knit in the round using magic loop.
Sakura Market Bag CAL **
Join us for this fun video Crochet-A-Long as we make a Sakura Market Bag by K.A.M.E. Crochet by Krisztina Anna Matejcsok-Edomer! Melissa will walk you through all the steps required to make this fabulous project.
The Sakura Market Bag pattern is available for free from Ravelry.
You will need DK weight cotton yarn, a stitch marker and 4mm crochet hook.
Entrelac-A-Long KAL **
This pattern is available for free from Ravelry.
You will need worsted weight yarn, 16" US 8 circular knitting needles and a set of US8 DPNs for the crown shaping or other needles for knitting magic loop in the round.
Nova Shawl CAL **
This pattern can be found on Ravelry here
For this pattern you will need 700-900yds of light DK/Sport/fingering weight yarn, a 3.5mm hook and a stitch marker.
To support this wonderful and generous designer, please follow Sara on Instagram.
Dragonscale Fingerless Gloves CAL **
Learn the crocodile stitch with Melissa while you crochet along to make these killer Dragon Scale Fingerless Gloves by The Yarnivore UK!
Please give this wonderful designer a follow on her instagram here.
For this project you will need a skein of DK weight yarn and a 3.5mm crochet hook.