Claudia Krisniski 
59 Spring Road  *  Hudson NY 12534
(518)828-4554

Countrywool
A knitting, pattern designing, spinning, teaching and retail studio

Classes, Retreats and Gatherings

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(there are new additions all the time, so check back frequently



SEPTEMBER
 

Monday Knit Nite
countrywool fair isle headband steeked

call or email to register


Mondays 
6-8 PM

Fair Isle Steeked Headband
  August 27, Sept 3, 10, 17 & 24
 

Materials needed for this class
ULTRA ALPACA LIGHT wool-alpaca/50 grams/144 yds 
    and/or   CASCADE 220 SPORT  wool/50 grams/ 164 yds
    and/or   PEACE FLEECE SPORT wool-mohair/4 oz/350 yds

50 yards each TREE COLOR  and RIBBING COLOR
12 yards each of 6 other colors

16” circular needles…# 2 and #4, and
       another #1 needle (can be any
       length or a double point – for
       joining)

crochet hook “C”
2 yards wool sock yarn

3 - ½ ” buttons





Full Moon Finish

A monthly clinic to help you sew up,
block and tidy your
knitting and crocheting


Sunday, September 23     
11 am-12 noon


Materials needed for this clinic:

•    your pattern
•    extra yarn
•    darning needles, scissor, pins, stitch holders, double pointed needles, crochet hook
$10/hr


OCTOBER


Monday Knit Nite



For those who LOVE to knit
 and learn with friends.
New projects are selected
 by those attending.

 
THE LAST KNIT
(click the picture to watch the video)


Pattern and class are FREE if you purchase your yarn at Countrywool
($10 a week otherwise)

call or email to register
Mondays
6-8 PM

Valdres
  October 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29


WORSTED WEIGHT
16" US #4 and 7 - circular needles
ULTRA WOOL, CASCADE 220
550-850 grams main color
100 grams each 3 contrasting colors


PLUS
10 ring markers AND 1 clip-type marker
Yarn Shepherd for stranding (optional)
  Darning Needle


Full Moon Finish

A monthly clinic to help you sew up,
block and tidy your
knitting and crocheting


Sunday, October 28     
11 am-12 noon


Materials needed for this clinic:

•    your pattern
•    extra yarn
•    darning needles, scissor, pins, stitch holders, double pointed needles, crochet hook
$10/hr


NOVEMBER


Knitting A Scarf With Wool:    
Sunday,  November 4     12 noon - 3 PM

For those of you new to the craft, this class will teach the basics of knitting with soft and renewable wool yarn. Topics to be covered are: Casting on, knit stitch, purl stitch, garter stitch, ribbing stitch, cable stitch, seed stitch, joining yarn, and casting off. Continental, English or American knitting will be taught with full support for right handed or left handed knitters.  A 5 foot scarf with all pattern stitches represented will be the class project.
Class is held here at Countrywool, but registration is with
Columbia-Greene Community College
Preregistration required (518)828-4181, ext 3341. 
The fee is 39.00.


Materials needed for this class:
•  1 pair US# 9 or 10 bamboo or plastic needles
•  7 – 8 ounces/320-380 yards heavy worsted wool yarn
•  Learn To Knit Scarf pattern, ©2000 Countrywool: $4.00
•  cable stitch holder; darning needle, 6 ring markers; crochet hook E, F or G; gauge ruler
•    Materials packet with all of the above: $37




The best of Elizabeth Zimmermann' s KNITTING WORKSHOP Retreat
Winterclove Inn, Round Top, NY              November 17 & 18, 2018

DECEMBER


Monday Knit Nite



For those who LOVE to knit
 and learn with friends.
New projects are selected
 by those attending.

 
THE LAST KNIT
(click the picture to watch the video)


Pattern and class are FREE if you purchase your yarn at Countrywool
($10 a week otherwise)

call or email to register
Mondays
6-8 PM
fair isle rib edged scarf

FAIR ISLE RIB EDGE SCARF
 
December 3, 10 & 17


SPORT WEIGHT
16" US #4 or 5 - circular needle
ULTRA ALPACA LIGHT, CASCADE 220, PEACE FLEECE SPORT, DURASPORT, LANALOFT SPORT, GALWAY SPORT, RUSTIC TWEED
100 grams main color
50 grams each 5 contrasting colors


PLUS
6 ring markers AND 1 clip-type marker
Yarn Shepherd for stranding (optional)
  Darning Needle







Spin A Yarn:    
Sunday, December 30      12 noon - 3 PM
                                              

Ever wonder how it was done? Do you have sheep, alpacas, llamas, bunnies, sheep dogs or mohair goats in your life? Fashion yarn from their fur in a timeless fashion by hand on a drop spindle, or more quickly with a spinning wheel. No experience necessary to take this class!
Class is held here at Countrywool, but registration is with

Columbia-Greene Community College
Preregistration required (518)828-4181, ext 3341. 
The fee is 39.00.

Materials needed for this class:
•    spinning wheel or drop spindle
•    5 oz clean wool roving or top
•    (2 spinning wheels are available to rent for $20 by calling 828-4554. All items will be available for purchase: drop spindle: $25-30; wool top: $10.00


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