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KNIT & CROCHET CLASSES AT NORTHERN THREADS

At Northern Threads our knit & crochet classes are designed to expand your creativity & skills, provide companionship combined with relaxation. The knitting classes in Alaska are varied so that people of all knitting levels are welcome. Thursdays offers Fairbanks AK Knitting for its clients, an open knitting group that gathers to work on projects. Enjoy companionship and conversation as you work on your favorite project.
Check back often for new class listings.

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Triplicity Shawl Knitalong
Triplicity Shawl Knitalong
Instructed By: Jeanne Sneddon
Skill Level: Basic Knitting Skills Required - Students should be comfortable knitting, purling, casting on, and binding off.
Date: Thursdays, May 21 and 28, June 4 and 11 
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Northern Threads is hosting our first Knitalong (KAL)! We'll be working on the Triplicity Shawl by Michelle HunterThis quick-to-knit shawlette is full of fun techniques to grow your knitting skills. Following the garter stitch tab are three gorgeous tiers of texture stitches finished off with a picot bind off. Be careful - this pattern is addicting!

 
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Tunisian Crochet Ripple Scarf
Crochet Crocodile Stitch Pillow 5/23

Instructed By: Marie Noah
Skill Level: Basic Crochet Skills
Saturday, May 23 | 10:00 - 1:00

Crochet Crocodile Stitch is so easy. You must give it a try! 
The Crocodile stitch looks complicated but it really is easy to do. With lots of repetition it makes a great mindless travel project. The back side is simple rows of double crochet. There are many patterns available featuring the crocodile stitch. Every crocheter should add it to their basic stitch library.

 
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Price: $15.00 
 
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Beginning Knitting
Beginning Knitting 5/23 & 5/30
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Date: 
Saturdays, May 23 & 30
Time: 
1:00 - 4:00

Knitted Cowl/Hat

Class Description: In this two – part class, you’ll learn the basics of knitting and purling, fixing mistakes, and basic pattern reading. We’ll be making a sample stitch project, and it’s your choice if you make a scarf, cowl/cinch-up hat, small pillow-case, or purse; the only difference will be how many stitches you cast on and how long your knit piece is! 
 
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Price: $30.00 
 
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Free Knitting Lessons!
Free Knitting Lessons!
Instructed By: Jeanne Sneddon
Skill Level: Beginner
Date: Thursdays and Sundays in June
Time: 1:00 - 2:00

Buy your yarn and needles at Northern Threads and we'll teach you how to cast-on and knit. 

Ages 12 and up. Great summer idea for your teenager!
 
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Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop
Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop, Lesson 9, Left Twist 6/5
Instructed By: Jeanne Sneddon
Skill Level: Basic Knitting Skills Required* 
Date: Friday, June 5
Time: 6:00 -8:00 pm

Expand your knitterly repertoire with this master class. You'll build your skill set with each block you knit, and by the end, you'll have a gorgeous lap throw. This sampler will be a fantastic reminder of how far you've come! Classes will be the first Friday (6 pm-8pm) each month.

You are welcome to join our class at any time. We'll get you started on the process and you'll begin with the current month's block.
 
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Price: $10.00 
 
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Learn to Crochet
Learn to Crochet 6/6
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: Beginner
Date: Saturday, June 6
Time: 1:00 - 4:00

Class Description:
This class will teach you all the basic crochet stitches and give you the tools you’ll need to understand basic crochet patterns.
 
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Price: $15.00 
 
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Unleashed Convertible Mittens Knitalong
Unleashed Convertible Mittens - July
Instructed By: Jeanne Sneddon
Skill Level: Basic Knitting Skills Required - Students should be comfortable knitting, purling, casting on, and binding off.
Date: Thursdays, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Join us this summer for Unleashed – a delightful convertible mitten. These gems have a handy flip top allowing them to be worn as fingerless mitts or as a warm mitten. Perfect for texting, dog walking, or knitting outdoors. Available in Child (approx. 4-6 yrs.) and Adult (fits most) size. Learn something new while getting a jump on your holiday gifts!

 
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Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop
Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop, Lesson 10, SSK 7/3
Instructed By: Jeanne Sneddon
Skill Level: Basic Knitting Skills Required* 
Date: Friday, July 3
Time: 6:00 -8:00 pm

Expand your knitterly repertoire with this master class. You'll build your skill set with each block you knit, and by the end, you'll have a gorgeous lap throw. This sampler will be a fantastic reminder of how far you've come! Classes will be the first Friday (6 pm-8pm) each month.

You are welcome to join our class at any time. We'll get you started on the process and you'll begin with the current month's block.
 
Base SKU:49123251
In Stock:Yes
Price: $10.00 
 
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Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop
Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop, Lesson 11, Make One 8/7
Instructed By: Jeanne Sneddon
Skill Level: Basic Knitting Skills Required* 
Date: Friday, August 7
Time: 6:00 -8:00 pm

Expand your knitterly repertoire with this master class. You'll build your skill set with each block you knit, and by the end, you'll have a gorgeous lap throw. This sampler will be a fantastic reminder of how far you've come! Classes will be the first Friday (6 pm-8pm) each month.


 
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Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop
Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop, Lesson 12, Advanced Decreases 9/4
Instructed By: Jeanne Sneddon
Skill Level: Basic Knitting Skills Required* 
Date: Friday, September 4
Time: 6:00 -8:00 pm

Expand your knitterly repertoire with this master class. You'll build your skill set with each block you knit, and by the end, you'll have a gorgeous lap throw. This sampler will be a fantastic reminder of how far you've come! Classes will be the first Friday (6 pm-8pm) each month.


 
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Price: $10.00 
 
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Thursday Knitters
Thursday Knitters
Date: Every Thursday, 10:00 am - noon
Instructor: No Instructor
Join our open knitting group; its a chance to relax, knit with friends, discuss knitting projects, share ideas and get inspired. Thursday knitter will save 10% on purchases.

If you require assistance with a project or a knitting lesson, please join one of our instructor guided groups.
 
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Unlimited Classroom Pass
Unlimited Classroom Pass 2014/15 Season

Classroom Pass Saves You Money! 

The Northern Threads Classroom Pass gives you access to ALL our classes for one amazing price! Join now and save big!!

It's the perfect time to begin sewing, knitting or quilting. Let us help you get started at Northern Threads. We have the machines, supplies and classes to meet all your fiber needs! Check back often for new classes added frequently.

 
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Price: $150.00 
 
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