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 31 st  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: