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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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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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Madwe Shawlette
Madwe Shawlette

Instructed By: Marie Noah
Skill Level: Basic Knitter - Experienced
Tuesday, Sept 23 | 1:00 - 4:00

Shawlette makes a great one-skein project using sock yarn. It's an easy take along project since the repeat is easily memorized. Pattern length can be adjusted to your preference.
Size: approx 82" x 10"

 
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Learn to Crochet
Learn to Crochet 9/27
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: Beginner
Date: Saturday, September 27
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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Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop
Building Blocks Knitting Skills Workshop, Lesson 1 - Knit & Purl

Instructed By: Jeanne Sneddon
Skill Level: 
 Basic Knitting Skills Required*
Choose a Session
Date: Friday, October 3 | 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Date: Saturday, October 4 | 10:00 - 12:00 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!

*Prerequisite - Must be able to cast-on, knit and purl.


 
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Fisherman's Rib Cowl/Scarf
Fisherman's Rib Cowl/Scarf 10/4
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: Beginner Knitter – Must be comfortable with knit and purl stitches
Date: Saturday, October 4
Time: 1:00 - 4:00

The Fisherman’s Rib stitch looks very similar to the Brioche stitch, but the fabric is created in a completely different way. The finished product is a very yummy squishy rib, perfect for a warm winter scarf or cowl. This class will teach you how to create a cowl or a scarf with two colors, but if you prefer to use one color, that’s fine too.



 
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Two Color Stranded Hat Workshop
Two Color Stranded Hat Workshop 10-11,18
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: Basic Knitting Skills Required
Date: Saturdays, October 11 & 18
Time: 1:00 - 4:00

 

Class Description:

You bring in whatever multi-colored hat pattern you’ve been dying to make, and you’ll leave the class knowing how easy and fun it can be to knit with two colors at once without ending up with a tangle of yarn and holes in your project. You’ll also learn how to read patterns and charts. This is a great project for advanced beginning knitters who want to learn or perfect their two-color knitting and knitting in the round.





 
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Felted Elfin Slippers
Clichy Crochet Afghan

Instructed By: Marie Noah
Skill Level: Basic Crochet Skills
Saturday, Nov 8 | 10:00 - 1:00

The Clichy afghan has a complicated look to it, yet it is so simple to make. Its an excellent second step for the new crocheter as well as the expierenced "hooker". It is a modular project that travels well because its made one block at a time. The design emerges once the afghan is assembled.

 
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Crochet Flower Workshop
Crochet Flower Workshop 10/25
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: All Levels
Date: Saturday, October 25
Time: 1:00 - 4:00

Class Description:
There’s nothing more fun than using a crochet flower to adorn a knit or crochet project. We’ll learn how to make a basic double layer flower in this class, but feel free to bring any other flower patterns you want and I’ll show you how to create them too.

 
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Beginning Knitting
Beginning Knitting 11/8,15
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: 
Beginner
Date: 
Saturdays, November 8 & 15
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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UFO Knitting
UFO Knitting 11/1
Instructed by: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: Everyone
Date:  Saturday, November 11
Time: 1:00-4:00

Use this time to complete those unfinished "objects" that have been lurking in the closet. Kate will be available for social and technical support. Group time is a great way to tackle those projects begging to be completed and broaden your skills.


 
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Knit or Crochet Slipper Workshop
Knit or Crochet Slipper Workshop 11/22,29
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level:
Date: Saturdays, November 22 & 29
Time: 1:00 - 5:00

 
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Beginner Hat Workshop
Beginner Hat Workshop 12/6,13
Instructor: Kate Morrison
Skill Level:
Date: Saturdays, December 6 & 13
Time: 1:00 - 4:00

 
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UFO Knitting
UFO Knitting 12/20
Instructed by: Kate Morrison
Skill Level: Everyone
Date:  Saturday, December 20
Time: 1:00-4:00

Use this time to complete those unfinished "objects" that have been lurking in the closet. Kate will be available for social and technical support. Group time is a great way to tackle those projects begging to be completed and broaden your skills.


 
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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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