Knitting ER

Have a problem with your project? Drop a stitch you can't pick up? Come by during our Knitting ER Hours! Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday starting in June from 5 to 7pm we will have help available to soothe your knitting woes. Prices start at $15 for the small things, and go up to $30 for the bigger issues.

Learn to Knit with Patti

Do you want to learn to knit? We are now offering lessons with Patti Tyler in the new location for The Black Purl! Class will be held 3-5pm on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month starting June 13th. Classes are $30 per lesson, and a one time $8 fee for supplies. You can sign up in advance or just drop in the day of!

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
  • Sweaters - July 7th, 28th, August 4th, and 13th from 1 to 3pm with a blocking class on September 8th from 1 to 3pm
  • Shawls and Shawlettes - August 25th and September 1st from 1 to 3pm with a blocking class on September 8th from 1 to 3pm

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.

Classes are $35 per session and a one time fee for supplies. Supplies fees vary based on class and size of project. Please contact the store for more information.

Events and Classes at The Black Purl

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