Showing posts from October, 2014

We're Making Mittens - All Canadians need winter mittens!!

We’re Making Mittens

Every Canadian needs mittens- with cables, stripes, thrums, felted, fair isle

Fridays – Nov 7 – Dec 5 from 12pm to 3pm

$25.00 to join the Mitten Club

Save 10% off your yarns used for your club mitten pattern
All patterns are supplied

We will teach you the skills you need so don’t worry about that!!
If you need more help before the next class, you can always drop in on Wednesday afternoons for help!!

If this winter is like last winter – we will need nice warm mittens!!

Please register before the first class

Getting the Best Fit from your Hand knit Socks

Getting the Best Fit from your Hand Knit Socks
I hear this over and over again… My socks fit OK, but the fit could be better
I have a wide foot but a narrow heel… how do I get a good fit?
We are offering the “Sock Secret Weapon to getting the Perfect Fit” Class
Join us on Wednesday November 5, 2014 from 9:30am to 12:30pm
During this 3 hour class: $30.00 + HST (Includes hand-out)

We will discuss fit, measure your feet and design your special fit
The class is limited to 6 participants Payment required at time of registering. You will discover techniques that will make socking knitting so much easier!!

Contact Karen at the shop – email – phone – drop in (Homework and materials list available)

Needle Felting class - fun with fibres!!

Needle Felting a Tea Cosy – Freehand Floral!!

Join Sue Mitchell for 3 hrs of felting fun 
Friday October 31st from 12pm to 3pm
We are so pleased that Sue can come to teach at Grey Heron
She usually winters south offering her felting skills at A Good Yarn in Sarasota
We will be needle felting a floral pattern onto a felt tea cosy
Class cost = $45.00 (fibre supplies extra) – will need felting tools
Only 7 spaces!!  Must pay at time of registration (non refundable)
Check out Sue’s work on her ravelry link: