4509 Tolt Ave, Carnation, WA
(425) 333-4066

Classes


To register: you can register online, call us at (425) 333-4066 or stop by the shop! 48-hour cancellation policy in effect for classes. No refunds will be issued if you must cancel within this time period. Guest teacher workshops have a no refund policy. If Tolt Yarn and Wool must cancel a class, we will issue a issue a full refund. Our classes are held in a classroom that requires climbing a flight of stairs. Please let us know if you require special assistance.

 

Learn to Knit (Two Sessions) $65*

This is a two-part class that teaches you everything you need to know to be a successful knitter! If you have never picked up needles, or if it has been awhile and you just need a refresher, this class is for you. Learn the relaxing art of knitting! In this class you will learn how to cast-on, knit and purl, bind off and you’ll weave in ends. We’ll be knitting a lovely cowl using Malabrigo Chunky yarn. *All supplies included!
Instructor: Karen Crittenden

Thursdays 12:00 to 2:30 | July 13 and July 20  SIGN UP HERE
Thursdays 6:00pm to 8:30pm | July 27 and August 3  SIGN UP HERE

 

Knit the Tolt Socks: Hyak, Morrison or Okanogan $60

Join Jenny as we continue to stock our sock drawers! You'll get to choose one of these Tolt sock patterns: Hyak, Morrison or Okanogan and you'll get the support you need to finish your very own pair. Whether you are new to sock knitting and want to start out with the Hyak Sock, or you have some experience knitting socks and want to take on a little more of a challenge with Morrison or Okanogan, one of these patterns is just right for you.
Supplies: Please purchase the sock pattern of your choice at Tolt and refer to the pattern for yarn, needle and notion suggestions. Please purchase and wind your yarn prior to the first class.
Experience: Confident Beginner for Hyak; Intermediate/Advanced for Morrison and Okanogan

Instructor: Jenny Blumenstein
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Mondays 6:00 to 8:00 | July 10, July 17, July 24

 

Beginning Lace Knitting $40

Learn to love lace knitting! Melanie Berg created this gorgeous shawl with Clearner Cotton Willet, using lacy openwork stitches offset by flowing ridges of garter stitch. This class will teach you how to read and memorize charts, how to fix mistakes, and how to block lace.
Materials: Please purchase the pattern "Soulbound" by Melanie Berg. Materials needed for project are listed in the pattern. We highly suggest using Willet Cleaner Cotton by Quince for this project and metal lace tip needles.
Skill Level:
Confident Beginner, must know how to cast on, knit, purl and bind
off.
Instructor: Karen Crittenden
Tuesdays 6:00 to 8:00 | July 11 and July 25
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Thursdays Noon to 2:00 | August 3 and August 17 SIGN UP HERE


Knit the Lina / Colina Tank $60

The perfect simple warm weather tank. You will be using Sparrow, which is a soft fingering weight linen yarn. This project is worked entirely using the knit stitch and is a great introduction to knitting with linen.
Materials: Purchase Lina or Colina by Elizabeth Doherty, refer to the pattern for materials needed for class. Have one or two skeins wound and ready to knit. Needles to obtain gauge.
Homework: prepare a swatch following the "swatching with linen" instructions in the pattern. Questions? Email jenny@toltyarnandwool.com
WEDNESDAYS 6:00 to 8:00 | July 12, July 26, August 9
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Advanced Lace Knitting $60

Take your lace knitting to the next level with this delicate shawl designed by Jared Flood. This class will teach you double sided lace knitting, advanced techniques for correcting errors and Shetland Shawl construction techniques.
Materials: Please purchase the pattern "Rock Island" by Jared Flood. Materials needed for project are listed in the pattern. We highly recommend using "Vale" by Brooklyn Tweed for this project and lace tip needles.
Experience: Advanced. You know how to read charts and have basic lace knitting experience.
Instructor: Karen Crittenden
Tuesdays 6:00 to 8:00 | July 18, August 1 and August 15 
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Kids Learn to Knit $65

Learn how to knit and purl to make a handy pocket for storing your summer treasures (you can also use it to carry your cell phone or ipod, or some spending money!). All materials are provided in class and you get to keep your needles for future projects!
Experience: Absolute Beginner
Materials: We supply everything you
need!
Instructor: Karen Crittenden
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 11:00 to 12:30 | August 8, 9, 10
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Intro to Crochet $25

If you have been thinking of trying crochet, this class is for you. Learn basic crochet stitches so you can crochet those projects you’ve been wanting to try.

Supplies: Please bring a smooth worsted weight yarn and size H (8mm) crochet hook. Please email karen@toltyarnandwool.com if you have any questions about the type of yarn.
Experience: Absolute Beginner
Instructor: Karen Crittenden
Tuesday 6:00 to 8:30 | August 8
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Crochet Slipper Class $40

This class will teach you the construction techniques for making cozy slippers.
Supplies: Pattern supplied in class, please bring 2 skeins of Cestari Bulky (or 200 yards of a sturdy bulky weight yarn), size L crochet hook, removable stitch markers and a tapestry needle.
Experience: Intermediate. Must know how to crochet in the round or have taken the Intro to Crochet class offered on May 25th
Instructor: Karen Crittenden
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Thursdays 6:30 to 8:30 | June 8 and June 22


Gathering Color with Kathy Hattori $125

This class teaches the basics of dyeing with traditional raw, natural dyestuffs, including madder roots, conchineal, walnut and osage sawdust. Students will also receive recipes and procedures for naturally dyeing at home. All yarn will be provided and students will leave class with enough naturally dyed yarn for a small project. This class is held at Jubilee Farm, Carnation, Washington.
Instructor: Kathy Hattori
Saturday 10:00 to 4:00 | August 12 SIGN UP HERE
Saturday 10:00 to 4:00 | August 26 SIGN UP HERE



Indigo Workshop with Kathy Hattori $125

A hands-on workshop for dyeing with natural organic indigo. Students will watch a demo on how to create an indigo vat and then everyone will take turns dipping yarns to achieve different shades of blue! We’ll also create wonderful greens, purples and other overdyed shades using yarns previously dyed with natural dyes. The vats will also be available for students to dip their own yarns and fibers. This class is held at Jubilee Farm, Carnation, Washington.
Instructor: Kathy Hattori
Sunday 10:00 to 4:00 | August 13  SIGN UP HERE
Sunday 10:00 to 4:00 | August 27  SIGN UP HERE



 

Private Lessons for Wheel Spinning and Drop Spindle with Shawn Prenzlow $30/hour

Tolt now offers private instruction on a one-on-one basis for introductory and intermediate instruction for hand spinning, on either a wheel or a drop spindle. The shop has a wheel available for instruction and practice or bring your own wheel. Call the shop to arrange your private lesson (425.333.4066).
No experience necessary.

 



 


 


 





 


 

 

 


 



 




 

 

 

 


 

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