Learn something new, brush up rusty skills ... join us at our back table for a class. Make sure and scroll all the the way through, you don't want to miss anything! 

Register now by calling the shop at 503.439.3316.

Details: Class fee must be paid in full to reserve your space. Classes that don't fill may be cancelled and refunded. Please purchase materials prior to the start of class.

Student Discounts: Students receive a 10% storewide discount upon registering for class. Discount is valid on all purchases through the last day of class; please remind cashier of your class enrollment. Sorry, no additional discounts on sale items or class fees.

Cancellations: You may cancel up to one week before the first class for a full refund (otherwise, no refunds for missed classes).

Private Instruction & Custom Classes: Class times don’t fit your schedule or you'd like one-on-one assistance? Have a group of friends wanting to learn the same technique? We’re happy to set you up with your own private knit or crochet instructor. Great for kids, too. Hourly fee: $25.00 for one person or $35.00 for two people. Group pricing available. Call the shop to make arrangements.

getting started

Garter Stitch Scarf & Handwarmers

Knitting Basics & Beyond Class

Knitting Basics & Beyond 
with Kathleen Fajardo

Whether you’ve never knit before, or you’re ready to move beyond garter stitch and learn to purl, this is the place! Cost: $40.00 for two sessions, plus materials.

Saturdays, July 8 & 15, 10:30am – 12:30pm
Tuesdays, August 15 & 22, 6:00pm – 8:00pm


crochet corner

Easy Peasy Learn to Crochet class at Knitting Bee

Crochet Basics: Easy Peasy Potholders
with Darla J. Fanton

If you are new to crochet you will learn how to work the foundation chain and single crochet as you work this easy potholder. You will crochet around and around, yet end up with a square, double thick potholder!  If you are already familiar with crochet Darla will show you how to create potholders from leftover cotton yarn that look planned instead of like you just ran out of yarn. Cost: $25.00 for one session, materials additional.

Saturday, August 5, 1:00pm – 3:30pm


project help, circles, & kids

Knitting Circles
Bring your projects for trouble-shooting, brush up rusty skills or learn a new technique in a supportive group setting with an experienced knitting instructor. Call ahead to guarantee your place, holiday dates may vary. Cost: $8.00 for 1 hour (days only), $16.00 for 2 hours. Or 6-hour punch card: $45.00.

Mondays, 6pm – 8pm with Kathleen Fajardo (2 hours only)
Tuesdays, 10am – Noon with Leianne Stinton
Tuesdays, 1pm – 3pm with Nancy Hinsch
Thursdays, 10:30am – 12:30pm with Melissa Warford
Thursdays, 1:30pm – 3:30pm with Melissa Warford
Sundays, 5pm – 7pm with Trish Mitberg (2 hours only)


Crochet Circle 
with Darla J. Fanton

Need help deciphering a pattern? Or maybe you’d like to improve your skills while working on a sampler afghan? Darla is a patient and knowledgeable instructor, happy to share the tips and tricks she’s learned while working for many publishers, yarn companies and teaching at national conferences. Please call by noon on Tuesday before to reserve your spot; pre-paid registration is requested. Cost: $8.00 for 1 hour, $16.00 for 2 hours. 

Wednesdays, 10:30am – 12:30pm
No Crochet Circle May 24 or 31


Kids’ Knitting Circles 
with Tammy Kirschner

Kids can learn to knit for the first time, or just practice their skills with an encouraging and patient instructor. Come to one session, or as many as you like. Circle size limited to 6 and pre-payment is required to hold a place for your child. If you need to cancel, please notify us 48-hours before circle time in order to receive a refund.
Cost: $15.00 per session, plus materials.

Sundays, 11:00am - 12:30pm
July 9, 23, August 6, 20

NEW for Summer: Wednesdays, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
July 12, 19, August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30