Pub Knits - Grain Shawl


We’re taking the classroom to Hoops Brewing in Canal Park this month!  The Grain Shawl by Tin Can Knits is a great first shawl.  It’s all garter stitch, so you knit each row making it a perfect pub knit.  Learn how to do a garter tab cast on and basic shawl shaping using yarn overs.  Use a gradient yarn or one of the Wonderland Yarn sets to make this shawl really stand out.  Materials:  Grain Shawl Pattern by tincanknits (available free on Ravelry), 700 yds of dk weight yarn, size US 6 32” circular needle, safety pin or progress keeper, 4 stitch markers, and a tapestry needle.  

Cost:  $25
Instructor:  Jess Poskozim             Tuesday, January 23 & 30 @ 6-8pm
                                                         Hoops Brewing Company, 325 S Lake Ave, Duluth, MN
  




Pub Knits - Thrummed Mittens

Thrumming is the process of knitting small bits of wool fleece into your mittens to create a thick, cozy lining, which will eventually felt to the shape of your hand.  Join us at Spirit Room to learn this fun and easy technique, while enjoying some delicious tapas and a cocktail, or two!
Materials: 220 yds worsted weight yarn, 50 grams wool roving, US 6 DPNs. Pattern: Easy Mittens with Thrums, by Debi Wilbur (free on Ravelry).

Cost: $25
Instructor: Katie Rider                         Tuesday, February 13 & 20 @ 6 - 8 pm
                                                             Spirit Room, 1323 Broadway Street, Superior, WI




Pub Knits - Brioche Cowl

The tipsy knitting fun continues with a 2 color brioche cowl! The Brioche Stitch creates a reversible fabric that is thick, stretchy and lofty, perfect for a cowl. Brioche is also a fun way to play with color, so feel free to get adventurous in your color choices! Students should know how to knit in the round. Materials:  2 skeins worsted weight yarn, 24” US 8 circular needle, and one stitch marker. The pattern will be provided by the instructor. (Materials will be available for purchase the night of the first class.)

Cost: $25
Instructor: Katie Rider                         Wednesday, February 21 & 28 @ 6 -8 pm @
                                                         Hoops Brewing Company, 325 S Lake Ave, Duluth, MN

                                                                   

                                                                    Tuesday, February 27 & March 6 @ 6 - 8 pm @
                                                                Spirit Room, 1323 Broadway Street, Superior, WI




Pub Knits - Beginner Hat

We are taking the classroom to the pub!  Expand your knitting skills while enjoying a brew, or two!  In this class, students will learn to knit the in round using circular and double pointed needles, as well as how to make a pompom.  Materials: Classic Cuffed Hat pattern by Purl Soho (free on Ravelry), 200 yards worsted weight yarn, 16” circular knitting needles size 5 & 7, size 7 DPNs, and stitch markers.

Cost: $25
Instructor: Katie Rider                           Wednesday, March 7 & 14 @ 6 - 8 pm  @     
                                                        Hoops Brewing Company, 325 S Lake Ave, Duluth, MN




Pub Knits - Lace Hat

We’ve swapped the classroom for the pub!  Why not enjoy a cocktail, or two, while expanding your knitting skills?  In this workshop-style class we will utilize lace knitting techniques, using the pattern of your choice to create a beautiful lace hat.  Because students  will be choosing their own pattern, the class is suitable for knitters of any experience level, however, experience knitting in the round is highly recommended.  Materials: Will vary depending on the pattern.  

Cost: $25
Instructor: Katie Rider                         Tuesday, March 20 & 27 @ 6 - 8 pm @
                                                          Spirit Room, 1323 Broadway Street, Superior, WI




Pub Knits - Basic Shawl

We’ve swapped the classroom for the pub!  Why not enjoy a cocktail and some tapas, while expanding your knitting skills?  In this class we will learn the basic techniques that make up shawl construction.  The Age of Brass and Steam (free pattern on Ravelry) is the perfect project for a beginner who is ready to start knitting shawls.   Materials: 200 to 300 yards DK or worsted weight yarn, 32” circular needle, size 8 and stitch markers.

Cost: $25
Instructor: Katie Rider                          Tuesday, April 10 & 17 @ 6 - 8 pm @
                                                          Spirit Room, 1323 Broadway Street, Superior, WI
  
                                                                  Wednesday, April 25 & May 2 @ 6 -8 pm @
                                                       Hoops Brewing Company, 325 S Lake Ave, Duluth, MN
  


 Pub Knits - Baby & Kids Sweater

The tipsy knitting fun continues with an adorable sweater pattern for children.  The Baby Sophisticate is knit from the top down with traditional raglan shaping.  Children’s sweaters are a great way to try garment knitting for the first time.  You will learn all of the techniques you need to knit a full-sized sweater, but on a smaller, more manageable scale.  Materials: 235 - 755 yards worsted weight yarn, 24” circular needle size 8 and US 8 DPNs, stitch markers.  The baby version of the pattern is available for free, and the pattern containing the children’s sizes is available for purchase through Ravelry.  

Cost: $38
Instructor: Katie Rider                         Tuesday, May 1, 8 & 15 @ 6 - 8 pm @
                                                        Spirit Room, 1323 Broadway Street, Superior, WI




Pub Knits - Cancun Boxy Lace Top

This adorable summer top is the perfect project for an adventurous beginner.  This lace-sampler top is knit in two simple rectangles from the bottom up & seamed at the shoulders & sides to create the boxy shape. Very suitable for beginners, would make an excellent first garment!  Materials: 500 yards DK weight yarn in a cotton/linen blend, 32” size 8 circular needle.  Pattern is a free Ravelry download.

Cost $25
Instructor: Katie Rider                          Tuesday, May 22 & 29 @ 6 - 8 pm @
                                                          Spirit Room, 1323 Broadway Street, Superior, WI



​We are taking the classroom to the pub!  Expand your knitting skills while enjoying a cocktail...or two!   Yarn Harbor has partnered with The Spirit Room and Hoops Breweryto provide a fun, relaxing class experience.  


The instructor will have class supplies available for purchase the night of class.

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