Grandma's offers many classes, listed below. We also have several groups that meet regularly, but are not "classes". Find out more about them on the groups page
Announcing: SHEEP THRILLS 2, Our 2nd annual fiber retreat in the cool foothills of Prescott, AZ, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, August 8, 9 & 10. Click here to see photos from last year's retreat. Click here for registration forms for this year's retreat
The next NAVAJO WEAVING CLASS WITH BARBARA ORNELAS & LYNDA PETE will be Oct. 18-20. Classes fill rapidly. Call to sign up early to insure your space.
ATTENTION ALL KNITTERS!
Click on the class name to view a description of the class
May/June 2014 CLASSES
|Weaving Part 2||$45.00||Fri., May 16||1:00-4:00|
|Beginning Spinning||$45.00||Sat., May 17||1:30-4:30|
|3-D Needle Felted Sculpture||$50.00||Sat., May 17||1:00-4:00|
|Nuno Felting ..................RESCHEDULED||$60.00||Sat., May 17||10:00-2:00|
|Beginning Spinning||$45.00||Sat., May 17||1:00-4:00|
|Basic Felting||$60.00||Sat., May 24||12:00-4:00|
|Fiber Fusion||$50.00||Sat., May 31||1:30-4:00|
|Sockaholics Anonymous Meeting||Sat., June 14||10:30-12:30|
|Beginning Rigid Heddle Weaving||$45.00||Sat., June 21||1:00-4:00|
As more classes are scheduled they will be added to the schedule. Check back often, or call the shop for more information.
REMEMBER: If you have a group of 3 or more, we would be happy to try and schedule any of our classes at whatever time meets your needs.
|Click on a Class Name to view a description of the class.|
Ongoing Clinics / Groups
|Wednesdays||5:00pm - 8:00pm||After Hours at Grandma's|
|Thursdays||1:00pm - 4:00pm||Grandma’s "Whorling Dervishes" Spinning Group|
|Fridays||1:30pm - 5:30pm||Happy Hour|
|Second Saturday of the month||10:30am - 12:30pm||Grandma's Sockaholics Anonymous Meeting|
You may come in for instruction in basic to advanced knitting or crocheting any time during shop hours. The cost is $15 for up to 2 hours if you have a FIBER CLUB CARD. To get your FIBER CLUB CARD you simply need to make a yarn purchase at the shop.
Following are some classes we would be happy to schedule for you
No Sew Raglan Sweater: Knit this sweater with your choice of yarn and needles. Constructed from the top down, this can be either a cardigan or pull over. Two classes of 2 hours each, then help on an "as needed" basis. Skills needed: Cast On, Knit, Purl, Bind Off; learn to increase, decrease and incorporate lace or stitch patterns if desired. $40.00.
Reading a Knit Chart: One class of 2 hours, then help on an "as needed" basis. $15.00
Cables bring texture and design too any knitted item. Learn the basics of reading cable directions and charts, how to keep track of rows of knitting and purling. One class of 2 hours, then help on an "as needed" basis. $15.00
House Socks (for house elves and you): Handling all that tiny yarn and needles can make anyone leary of learning! Make a pair of comfortable house or bed socks with big yarn and needles to learn the mechanics of sock construction. Then the tiny stuff won't seem as daunting! Skills needed: Cast On, Knit, Purl, Bind Off. learn to pick up stitches, decrease, graft or kitchener stitch. Four classes of one hour each, then help on an "as needed" basis. $40.00