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It's time to do some delicate, beautiful lace--but you're not sure where to begin. Cynthia Mazzant will help you through all the steps. On the first night, we'll talk projects. Then we'll order the yarn and patterns from Stitch Your Art Out. And then we'll get started on the knitting. Price: $45. Supplies: We'll talk supplies the first night. Come with ideas of what you might want to make. Tuesdays, Jan. 7, Mar. 17, Mar. 31, and Apr. 28, 6-9 p.m. Teacher: Cynthia Mazzant. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 45.00
Cynthia Mazzant is going to lead this group in knitting charity items. She'll have patterns ready for squares that can be sewn together to make blankets, and she'll have other ideas as well. You know if you've taken classes with her that love and ideas will come pouring out of her! Price: The teacher is supporting both charities and her local yarn shop with this project. No cost if you buy the yarn for the projects at Stitch Your Art Out. Otherwise, $42. Supplies: Talk to Cynthia about supplies the first day of class. Time: Tuesdays, Mar. 24, Apr. 21, & May 12, 6-9 p.m. Teacher: Cynthia Mazzant. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 42.00
Want to learn how to knit? Or need a refresher after many years of neglecting your knitting? Take our beginning-knitting course. You'll learn how to cast on, knit, and purl, and you'll start a scarf. Price: $38 Supplies: Knitting 101 Easy Looped Scarf pattern, appropriate yarn and needles. The teacher will help you the first class. Wednesdays, Jan. 15 & 29, 9-noon., OR Tuesdays, Feb. 11 & 18, 6-9 p.m., OR Mondays, Apr. 6 & 20, 6-9 p.m. Teacher: Various teachers. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 38.00
You know you have a beautiful skein of fingering-weight yarn sitting around, and this shawl is perfect for it! It begins with simple stockinette, and ends with lace and beads. Super feminine, super pretty! Price: $38 Supplies: At least 437 yards of fingering-weight yarn (plainer will show the lace better), and sizes 5 and 6, 32" needles. Wednesdays, Jan. 29 & Feb. 19, 6-9 p.m. OR Wednesdays, Apr. 8 & 29, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Teacher: Eleanor Martin. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 38.00
This class is for the Road Trip Mystery Shawl, called "Pennsylvania Road Trip." There will be no charge if you buy the yarn for the project from Stitch Your Art Out. The sign up fee here will be deducted from the cost of the kit you buy on Local Yarn Shop Day (Saturday, April 25).

Cost: $ 60.00
If you've been in a class with Valerie, you've probably noticed her knitting with the yarn going up through a pin, and back down to the knitting. And you've heard that she likes purling more than knitting. She's doing Portuguese knitting! Take this class, and learn all the ins and outs. If your hands hurt when you knit, this might be an alternative. Price: $38. Supplies: Easy Looped Scarf pattern by Really Clear Designs, a skein of worsted-weight yarn, and size 8 or 9 circular needles. A knitting pin is optional; we have beautiful ones! Thursdays, May 21 & June 4, 6-9 p.m. Teacher: Valerie Reed. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 38.00
Each year, Cynthia designs a whole bunch of new patterns to add to her Really Clear line, and each year, she has a class to take you through that adventure! Projects tend to be small (hats, mitts, cowls) that make great gifts! And there are always interesting techniques and ideas to play with. Join her and be a part of her experiments! Price: $60. Supplies: Supplies will be announced each month. Teacher: Cynthia Spencer. Section A: Wednesday mornings, Jan. 22, Feb. 19, Apr. 22, June 17, July 15, Aug. 19, Oct. 14, Nov. 18, 9-noon. OR Section B: Thursday mornings, Jan. 23, Feb. 20, Apr. 23, June 18, July 16, Aug. 20, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, 9-noon. OR Section C: Thursday evenings, Jan. 23, Feb. 20, Apr. 23, June 18, July 16, Aug. 20, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 60.00
With its reversible stitch pattern, this long cowl will look lovely no matter how you wear it. An easy-to-learn lace stitch makes this an ideal project for knitflixing or road tripping. Price: $28. Supplies: Let us get your pattern. We love a gradient sport weight yarn like Mountain Colors Perspectives River Wash Sport for this project. Taiyo sock yarn would also work well! Monday, May 4, 9-noon. Teacher: Mary Ellen Litzinger. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 28.00
This popular class will give you the chance to play with all kinds of different sock patterns! Each week, we'll do a different one! Price: $45. Supplies: Eleanor will send you a supply list before each class. Sundays, Feb. 16, Mar. 15, Apr. 26, and May 17, all from 1-4 p.m. Teacher: Eleanor Martin. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 45.00
As the name of the class says, choose any sweater you wish! Learn to knit a sweater with no experience, start a new one with previous experience, or keep working on one from a previous class! It's your choice! Price: $55. Supplies: Talk to Cynthia before class about your pattern and yarn. If all goes well, her e-book on fit for sweaters will be available for purchase before the class begins! It's highly recommended that you buy this book so that your sweater fits. It can be used as a supplement to whatever other pattern you wish to make. Teacher: Cynthia Spencer. Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151, between 10-5:30, Monday through Saturday. Section A: Tuesdays, Feb. 4, Mar. 17, May 5, June 9, July 7, 9-noon. Section B: Wednesdays, Feb. 5, Mar. 18, May 6, June 10, July 8, 9-noon. Section C: Thursdays, Feb. 6, Mar. 19, May 7, June 11, July 9, 9-noon. Section D: Thursdays, Feb. 6, Mar. 19, May 7, June 11, July 9, 6-9 p.m. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 55.00
Most socks are made from the top down, but toe-up socks are terrific! You can fit them as you go, and can knit until you run out of yarn! Price: $42. Supplies: Really Clear Toe-Up pattern, plus fingering-weight yarn and size 1 or 2 needles (you can use double points, 2 circs, magic loop, or FlexiFlips!). Saturdays, Mar. 21, Apr. 4, & Apr. 11, 2:30-5:30 pm. Teacher: Connie Smith. Click the class name above to sign up online--or call us (814-238-4151) or stop by between 10 and 5:30, Monday through Saturday.

Cost: $ 42.00