Brooklyn Crochet Workshops and Classes at Michaels Stores

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 If you would like to learn to crochet, or take your crochet skills to the next level, you can take private lesson/workshop or classes with me at Michaels – I am a Certified Crochet Instructor

See schedules for Crochet Beginner I, II, Time for Crochet and Kids classes below. Bring a friend or more and make it a Crochet Party Night at Michaels

Class fees are $15 – $25 for a 2 1/2 hour session. are at  Michaels on the Upper West Side, 808 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10025 (212) 865-0815


Discover Time for Crochet –   

Work with me to complete a project or to learn a new technique.

March 2016

Wednesday, March 9, 6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

April 2016

Wednesday, April 6, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Friday, April 8, 7:00- 9;00 p.m.

Kids Crochet I: Necklace and Bracelet

Get all dolled up with creativity. Design your own do-it-yourself necklace or bracelet Kids will learn to the basic stitches slip knot and  chain stitch in this introductory class

 

February 2016

February 1, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Kids Crochet 2: Zipper Pull

 

Make a backpack zipper pull while learning the basic techniques of slip knot, single crochet and how to weave in the ends. Supplies not included

March 2016

Tuesday March 8, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

April 2016

Monday, April 18, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Spring Projects

Crochet Beginner 1 – Beanie or Envelope 

Here’s where the crochet fun begins! Select your favorite colors and start making your own beanie or envelope. Learn how to chain stitch, make a slip knot, single crochet, to read a pattern and abbreviations. Supplies not included. (Can also be taught during Time for Crochet class)

March 2016
April 2016

Crochet Beginner 2 Scarf or Tech Cover

 

Crochet Flower Coasters or Sparkling Triangle Shawl. I will teach how to chain stitch, slip stitch and double crochet, changing yarn colors, to read patterns, and  abbreviations  (Can also be taught during Time for Crochet class).

March 2016

Wednesday, March 9, 3:30-6:00 p.m.

April 2016

Thursday, April 7, 2:30 – 5:00 p.m.

We are saving trees. if you see a class here on my schedule and it is not in the book or the printed calendar at Michael’s one of the Sales Associates  will gladly write it up for you.

Make and Take Crochet Classes

 

Tunisian Croc Rock Cap using Misti Baby Alpaca Chunky

Tunisian Croc Rock Cap using Misti Baby Alpaca Chunky

Tunisian Crochet Croc Rock Cap -The warmest hat you will ever make.
Purchase Tunisian Croc Rock Pattern here

: In this 90 minute class the basic Tunisian Crochet Simple Stitch, Tunisian Knit stitch and Tunisian Purl will be taught. You will be creating the Tunisian Croc Roc Cap during this course. This stitch creates a dense fabric making this one of your warmest hats ever.

Materials: Afghan hook size 8mm H and I 9.00 Afghan Crochet Hook, 2 balls of chunky weight yarn.

Beginner Crochet Class

Beginner Crochet Stitch Sampler

Beginner Crochet Stitch Sampler

This workshop will cover the basic stitches: Single crochet, double crochet, half double crochet, slip stitch and beginner pattern reading

Class project will be a stitch sampler bag made from the stitches taught

Materials: hooks H/8 (5mm), I/9 (5.5mm), worsted weight yarn, scissors, gauge ruler, large eye sewing needle

 

 

Crocheted Baby Sweater 
Chriese baby set

Baby showers  will be a breeze after learning how to crochet your own baby sweater. In this class you will learn gauge, how to shape a garment by increasing and decreasing. Color changes

Prerequisite: Slip knot, foundation chain, single crochet and turning chain. Supplies not included

Materials:  Crochet sweater pattern, 4 balls of worsted weight yarn for main color, 1 ball of worsted weight yarn in a contrasting color.  Hook: H/8 (5mm)

 Fingerless Gloves

Mesh fingerless gloves

Mesh fingerless gloves

You will enjoy making yourself a pair of stylish crochet fingerless gloves. Design a pair of fingerless gloves to fit your hands. In this class you can pick your own pattern.

 Group Workshops and Crochet Parties are available.

All classes are 90 minute sessions. Workshops are available. Private lessons are for one hour. Materials are not included unless listed