Classes


Perfect for the first-time sweater knitter, this little baby sweater will knit up quickly and make a sweet gift! The larger needle is its secret. Click to sign up, or call 814-238-4151. Sundays, Apr. 15 & 22, 1-4 p.m.

Cost: $ 38.00
This class is a mystery shawl that was written in celebration of Local Yarn Shop Day on April 21. The pattern is available on Ravelry, and there will be roughly one new clue out each Friday. We will have class on the Saturday morning following each clue, from 9-10 a.m. (If we need to stay a bit longer for a difficult part, we will.) The class is no cost if you use at least two skeins of yarn purchased between now and the first day of the class at Stitch Your Art Out. (We'll help you choose awesome colors.) Otherwise it is $38. Please come by in person to sign up, buy yarn, and support your local yarn shop! (We give you permission to buy more yarn each time you come for class. You're welcome.) This will be fun! Space is limited, so sign up soon!

Cost: $ 38.00
If you're a newer knitter looking to learn about stitches, or an experienced knitter looking for some new ideas to play with, this is the class for you. Cindy Decker-Raynak will take you through a new square for 7 months. You will end up having a beautiful and unique blanket! Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151. Wednesdays, Feb. 28, Apr. 11, May 23, June 13, July 25, Aug. 29, 6:30-9:00 p.m. NOTE THAT THIS CLASS WILL NOW START ON FEB. 28.

Cost: $ 60.00
Elizabeth Zimmermann was known for her clever creations, and this little baby jacket is no exception. It will look like a potato chip for a long time--and suddenly it becomes a sweater! Click to sign up here, or call 814-238-4151 between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday. Saturdays, Apr. 21, May 5, & May 12, 2:30-5:30 p.m.

Cost: $ 38.00
Learn to make Granny Squares! You will learn the tricks for starting in the middle and turning corners. Kirsten will help you combine colors and textures! Maybe you want to eventually make a pillow as shown -- or maybe even start an afghan. Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151. Class is on Mondays, Apr. 16 & 30, from 6:30-9:00. (Note later start time.)

Cost: $ 38.00
Everyone has been drooling over the entrelac cowl in the shop! You, too, can learn to make it. And yes: If you want beads, we can do beads! Click to sign up here, or call 814-238-4151 between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday. Wednesdays, Apr. 18 & 25, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 38.00
Gauge: Helpful friend or sneaky "frenemy"? Join Mary Ellen and discover how you can make gauge work for you. And get this project bag when you take the class! Sign up by clicking here, or by calling 814-238-4151, or stopping by! Class is held on Monday, Apr. 23, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 38.00
Do your joints get tired when you're knitting? We may have a solution! Connie has recently discovered Portuguese knitting and loves it! Let her show you how it works. How do you use those mysterious pins?? Click here to sign up, or call 814-238-4151, or stop by! Class is held on Saturday, May 26, 2:30-5:30 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Join Mary Ellen to learn how to knit socks that fit you perfectly. We'll use Kate Atherly's wonderful book! Previous sock-knitting experience is very helpful, although not necessary. To sign up, click here, call 814-238-4151, or stop by! Class will be held on Wednesdays, May 2, 16, & 23, from 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 42.00
This gorgeous block was done in last year's block of the month, but you can make it on its own as well. It has it all--technique and beauty! You will learn paper piecing and curved piecing, plus you will make the coolest blocks in the world! Sign up by clicking here, or by calling 814-238-4151 between 10-5:30, Monday through Saturday. Class will be held at the HILTON GARDEN INN on Sunday, April 22, from 9-5. Note that if you love this quilt and didn't make one, ask about a kit of the whole thing!

Cost: $ 60.00
Let's hold onto the flowers just a wee bit longer! And learn to piece circles! Call 814-238-4151, stop by, or click here to sign up. Class is held on Monday, May 21, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
This stunning placemat will be the perfect thing for your table this summer. It's paper pieced from the queen of paper piecing: Judy Niemeyer! Ruth will take you through the steps with ease. Call 814-238-4151, stop by, or click here to sign up. Class is held on Tuesdays, May 15 and June 5, 9-noon. NOTE CHANGE OF DATES.

Cost: $ 38.00
Let's go beyond the X-across squares! Learn to use your walking foot to quilt your pieces, to its best advantage! Be sure you have a working walking foot for your machine. Call us at 814-238-4151, stop by, or click here to sign up. Class is held on Sunday, Jan. 28, 1-4 p.m., OR Wednesday, May 9, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
You've vowed to do this for years, but have decided that now is the time! You are going to learn how to quilt! Let us get you started with a project that will show you how to use a rotary cutter and to match corners. Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151. Class is held on Tuesdays, Feb. 13 & 27, 6-9 p.m. or Tuesdays, April 17 & May 1, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 42.00
You've taken Quilting 101, and it's time to keep going. Learn to quilt with triangles, and get better at learning that quarter-inch seam allowance and matching corners. You'll get a review of what you learned in 101, plus you'll move on to new skills! Sign up by clicking here, or by calling 814-238-4151 between 10-5:30, Monday through Saturday. Class is held on Tuesdays, May 8 & 15, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 42.00
Do you ever go to your closet, look at all those clothes, but feel as if you have nothing to wear? It ends now! Cynthia will send her color analysis to a computer, which will give you a palette of your 40 best colors. Toss that palette in your purse to go shopping, and you will actually save money because you'll buy only the right clothes. Your yarn and fabric will also be in flattering colors! Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151. Class meets on Thursday, May 31, starting at 6:00 p.m.

Cost: $ 125.00
Sometimes your creativity gets stuck in a rut. Sometimes you think you could never be creative. Sometimes you want someone to play with. If any of this is true for you, then this is your class, no matter what the situation! Any type of fiber is welcome: knitting, quilting, crochet. We will have assignments each month to stimulate our creativity, and to bring each other inspiration and joy! Tuesdays, Feb. 20, Mar. 27, Apr. 24, May 22, 6-9ish p.m. Call 814-238-4151, or stop by the shop, or sign up here!

Cost: $ 40.00
Needlefelting is one of the most relaxing crafts there is--and it's even more relaxing when Cindy Alley teaches it! She will take you through how to poke and prod and shape felt into your choice of a panda bear or owl. From there, you can do anything! Click to sign up here, or call the shop at 814-238-4151 between 10-5:30, Monday through Saturday. Class is on Tuesday, May 1, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
On to the next level of tatting! You've practiced a bit and are hungering to make a few Christmas ornaments, doilies, or the trim on a hankie (take it for a good cry at a good chick flick.) Ruth will help you master the skill! You must have taken Tatting 101 before enrolling in this class. Saturdays, Jan. 13 & 20, 9-11 a.m.

Cost: $ 38.00
You've been tatting for a while, have great skills, and want to push yourself to the next level. This is your class. Join Ruth for one-on-one skill building and inspiration. Talk to Ruth before signing up. Tuesdays, Jan. 16, AND/OR Feb. 20, AND/OR Mar. 20, AND/OR Apr. 24, all 9-11 a.m.

Cost: $ 16.00