Knitting ER


Have a problem with your project? Drop a stitch you can't pick up? Come by during our Knitting ER Hours! Every Thursday from 5 to 7pm we will have help available to soothe your knitting woes. $15 per visit.



Stitch-N-Bitch is held Wednesday evenings from 5:10 till 7pm. There is a $5 fee which can be paid upon arrival, or you can purchase 5 visits for $20!

Yarn Quest - A Knit Your Own Adventure KAL

Yarn Quest combines the adventure and imagination of tabletop gaming such as Dungeons and Dragons with a KAL that is determined by the game you play! Click here to sign up for the next round!

Classes with Nancy

You've all asked for some focused classes for things like shawls, sweaters, and socks - and we listened! Nancy Vandivert will be holding classes here on select Saturday's for all of those things!

Skills required: Casting on, knitting, purling, and binding off.

Current Classes offered:

  • Socks - June 2nd, 16th, and 30th from 1 to 3pm. $105 plus supplies
  • Sweaters - July 7th, 28th, August 4th, and 13th from 1 to 3pm with a blocking class on September 22nd from 1 to 3pm. $175 plus supplies.
  • Shawls and Shawlettes - August 25th and September 1st from 1 to 3pm with a blocking class on September 22nd from 1 to 3pm. $105 plus supplies.

Please refer to the calendar below for a schedule of classes with Nancy. We would prefer if you sign up in advance as seats are limited to 6 for these classes. Classes that are full will be marked as such on the calendar.

Please click here to print out a sign up form.

Events and Classes at The Black Purl

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