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

 

JANUARY


Full Moon Finish

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


Sunday, January 20     
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



Knitting A Scarf With Wool:    
Sunday,  January 27    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: $44



FEBRUARY




Full Moon Finish

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


Sunday, February 17     
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







Spin A Yarn:    
Sunday, February 24      10 AM - 1 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


MARCH

APRIL

Cape Ann North Atlantic Knits FAROE ISLANDS Weekend Knitting retreat
April 6 & 7, 2019
watch this space for details in mid January

MAY

JUNE

Knitting and Spinning Weekend Retreat in The Berkshire Mountains of Massachusetts.
Dates coming...watch this space in April for details

JULY

AUGUST

SEPTEMBER

OCTOBER

NOVEMBER

DECEMBER



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