CLASSES FALL 2018 *NEW DATES ADDED!*


GINA BROWN'S
CLASSES

FALL 2018


WEEKEND CLASSES
Chunky Reading Socks And Boot Toppers/Socks

BEST NEW NEEDLES EVER !
Join us on the first Sunday of our new fall class session as we learn to use the latest in knitting needles. These two new needles will revolutionize circular knitting! Best of all, the classes are free with material kit purchase.
* registration confirmed when kit is purchased. Limited spaces available.

NEW! FLEXI FLIP CHUNKY READING SOCKS
No more sets of four. Your work is on two needles joined with a short flex cord, and you knit with the third. Excellent quality is warrantied by Addi Turbo of Germany.
Sunday November 25th 1.30-4.30 pm 1 class *Free instruction w/ kit purchase

NEW! BRIOCHE BOOT TOPPERS OR BOOT SOCKS
Make either a boot topper or a boot sock that will never slide down. Use the new super-short circular needles ,perfect for mittens and socks and boot toppers. We will also teach the brioche rib technique in two colours.
Sunday November 18th 1.30pm-3.30 pm 1 class *Free instruction w/ kit purchase

COWICHAN STYLE SWEATER
Make this Canadian classic with natural unspun wool. Learn to follow charts and knit with two colors. We will help you plan your traditional sweater with one of our many vintage patterns. Toddler sizes and hat pattern available too!
Sunday October 14 & 21 11.00 am-1.00 pm 2 classes Fee $49

BRIOCHE COWL
Our new chunky cowl is super cute. A fun technique with two colors of bulky yarn.
Sunday October 14 1.30 pm-3.30 pm 1 class Fee $29

RETRO SLIPPERS
These easy slippers are very mid century modern. Perfect for chilly hardwood floors. Have a basket of them for all your guests.
Sunday October 21 1.30 pm- 3.30 pm 1 class Fee $29


THRUM MITTENS or SLIPPERS
These cozy mitts or slippers are lined with wool thrums. A Canadian classic that’s super warm.
Sunday October 28 & November 4 11.00am- 1.00pm 2 classes Fee $49

FELTED CRITTERS
Learn to needle felt with raw wool and a felting needle. We will make a whimsical animal. Creative, quick and lots of fun.
Sunday November 11 1.30 pm-3.30pm 1 class Fee $29

CONTINENTAL SHAWL
Speed up your knitting. You will learn to knit Continental style and reverse knitting instead of purling. Add a few rows of simple lace with our triangle scarf/shawl that can grow as large as you like.
Sunday November 18& November 25 11.00 am -1.00 pm 2 classes Fee $49

MARITIME MITTENS
These double layer mittens are super warm and super cute. Only in Canada!
Sunday December 2&9 11.00am-1.00 pm 2 classes Fee $49

SUPER CHUNKY CABLE BLANKET
Create a unique blanket with a combination of different cables Our yarn is super chunky and knits up in no time. The latest trend in home dec.
Sunday December 9&16 1.30 pm-3.30 pm 2 classes Fee $49


Felted Christmas Ornament
Quick and easy. Make holiday themed ornaments with needle felting,
Sunday December 2 1.30 pm- 3.30 pm 1 class Fee $29


EVENING CLASSES

KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS
Learn to knit- all the basics. Cast on,knit,purl,increase, decrease, cast off and sew a mattress seam. We will make a simple cowl and a cozy hat.
Thursday October 4-18 3 classes
Thursday November 8-22 Fee $79
7.00pm- 9.00 pm

PICK YOUR PROJECT
We will help you choose your next knitting or crochet project in any technique. For those with basic skills, who want to learn more. This group has lots of fun!
Wednesday September 5-26 4 classes
Wednesday October 3-24 Fee $99
Wednesday November 7-28 7.00pm-9.00 pm
Wednesday December 5-19 (3 classes $79)

CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS
Crochet is so much fun! Learn your basic crochet stitches and pattern reading. We will make a variety of small projects. 3 classes
Monday September 17-24 Fee $49
7.00pm- 9.00pm

CROCHET BABY MUKLUKS
Next steps for beginning crocheters with basic experience,These cute slippers are made with colorful hand dyed chunky yarn
Monday November 26th 1 class
Fee $29
7.00 pm-9.00pm

FINISHING TECHNIQUES
Bring your sweater in pieces, ready to sew together. We will show you how the pros do it.
Monday December 10 1 class Fee $29
7.00 pm-9.00 pm


MONDAY NIGHT SOCK CLUB
Join the fun on Monday night, as we explore a variety of sock knitting techniques.

SOCK KNITTING 101
Learn the basics of sock knitting, including how to knit on four needles, turn a heel and graft the toe. Hand knit socks- the ultimate luxury
Monday October 15-29   3classes Fee $79 
7.00 pm-9.00 pm

TOE UP MAGIC LOOP SOCKS
These socks are worked from the toes to the cuff, one at a time, on a long circular needle using the “magic loop” technique. You will love the easy wrap and turn heel!
Monday  November 12 -19   2 classes    7:00 pm- 9:00 pm   Fee $49


PRIVATE LESSONS
For one on one attention, or help with outside yarns- these lessons can be booked during business hours.
Fee $45-1 ½ hrs


OUR CLASS POLICIES
-Register by phone or in person
- Classes are limited in size, so register early. Registration is confirmed when paid in full.
- No cash refunds unless the class is canceled by Gina Brown’s.
- Store credits or transfers must be made one week prior to starting date. Once the class has begun there can be no credits or transfers.
- Fees cover instruction only unless otherwise stated
- Please arrive on time and turn off your cell phone in consideration of teachers and class mates
-Classes are designed for adults 16 and older
-All classes, except needle felting or Beginner knitting or crochet, require basic skills.
- Sorry, we cannot do makeup classes
- No babies, children or non registered companions.
- ALL SUPPLIES USED IN OUR CLASSES MUST BE PURCHASED AT GINA BROWN’S
 Your purchases allow us to subsidize the cost of our classes, so that we can offer quality instruction, in small groups, at an affordable price.



107, 5718 1A Street SW Calgary AB T2H0E8
403-255-2200