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


Countrywool
A knitting, pattern designing, sewing, quilting and spinning studio

Classes, Retreats and Gatherings

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


JANUARY


Knitting A Scarf With Wool:     Saturday January 24   10–1 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. Classes will be held at CGCC.  

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: $32


FEBRUARY



SUNDAY KNITTING
  LEARN TO KNIT SCARF


Sunday
FEBRUARY 1
12 - 2 pm

Have you always wanted to make cables? Learn a new cast on? How about knitting Continental? Come and pick up a few new skills while making this lovely scarf. I

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: $32
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Spin A Yarn      Saturday, February 7,   10-1 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 takes place at Columbia-Greene Community College. Call (510)828-4181 to register.


Materials needed for this class:
•    spinning wheel or drop spindle
•    8 oz clean wool roving or top
•    All items will be available for purchase: drop spindle: $25; wool top: $9.50

SUNDAY SPINNING

FEBRUARY 15
(snow date: February 22)
10:30 - 1 pm


Need to learn the basics? Like making a smooth yarn? Want to figure out how to spin for a particular project? Need help plying? Have a wheel that needs a tune-up? Fascinated by color blended yarns? 
All skill levels welcome.
One wheel available to rent for class. Fibers extra.
Drop spindlers welcome!
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