WINTER/SPRING 2019 CLASSES




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GINA BROWN'S
CLASSES

WINTER/SPRING
2019


WEEKEND CLASSES


ULTRA BULKY CABLE BLANKET
The latest in home décor. This class uses giant needles and super bulky yarn.
Best of all its free with purchase of the kit!
Sunday January 20 1.30-3.30 pm 1 class Fee Free with Kit

BRIOCHE COWL
Our new chunky cowl is super cute. A fun technique with two colors of bulky yarn.
Sunday January 27 11.00am-1.00pm 1 class Fee $29

MARITIME MITTENS
These double layer mittens are super warm and super cute. Only in Canada!
Sunday January 27& February 10 1.30-3.30 pm 2 classes Fee $49


NEW! FELTED DRYER BALLS
Save energy costs with these all natural wool balls that you add to your dryer
Sunday February 10 11.00am-1.00 pm 1 class Fee $29


FLEXI FLIP CHUNKY READING SOCKS
Make these luscious reading socks. No more sets of four needles. Your work is on two needles joined with a short flex cord, and you knit with the third. These unique needles are excellent quality and warrantied by Addi Turbo of Germany.
Sunday February 24 & March 3 11.00am-1.00pm 2 classes Fee $49

STAINED GLASS SHAWL
This attractive shawl has the look of stained glass with a combo of short rows of self striping yarn, framed with a solid color. Very dramatic.
Sunday February 24 & March 3 1.30-3.30 pm 2 classes Fee $49

CABLE PONCHO
Make this simple rectangular poncho and learn a variety of cables. They are easier than you think!
Sunday March 10 & 17 11.00 am-1.00 pm 2 classes Fee $49

ENTRELAC COWL
This technique looks like woven ribbons of knitting in several of your favorite colors.
Sunday March 10 & 17 1.30-3.30 pm 2 classes Fee $49

BRIOCHE HAT
The brioche stitch is perfect for our stylish hat.
Sunday March 24 & 31 11.00am- 1.00pm 2 classes Fee $49

COWICHAN STYLE HAT OR SWEATER
Make this Canadian classic with natural unspun wool. Learn to follow charts and knit with two colours. We will help you plan your traditional sweater with one of our many vintage patterns. Toddler sizes and hat patterns available too.
Sunday March 24 &31 1.30 pm-3.30 pm 2 classes Fee $49

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 April 7 & 14 11.00am-1.00 pm 2 classes Fee $49


WORLDS EASIEST BABY SWEATER
This simple sweater is great for beginners and best of all, there are no seams.
Sunday April 7 & 14 1.30-3.30 pm 2 classes Fee $49

KNIT A BABY BUNNY
Our baby bunny is so cute and cuddly. A perfect gift for little people and big ones too.
Sunday April 28 & May 5 11.00-1.00 pm 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 April 28 1.30 pm-3.30pm 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 January 24- February 7
Thursday February 21-March 7 3 classes
Thursday March 28- April 11 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 January 9-30 4 classes
Wednesday February 6-27 Fee $99
Wednesday March 6-27 7.00pm-9.00 pm
Wednesday April 3-24
Wednesday May 1- 22
CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS
Crochet is so much fun! Learn your basic crochet stitches and pattern reading. We will make a variety of small projects. 3classes
Monday February 4-25 (no class February 18) Fee $79
7.00pm- 9.00pm

FINISHING TECHNIQUES
Bring your sweater in pieces, ready to sew together. We will show you how the pros do it.
Monday April 29 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 March 4-18   3 classes  Fee $79 
7.00 pm-9.00 pm

FELTED SLIPPERS
These felted clogs are legendary. The double sole is super comfy!
Monday March 25 & April 1   2 classes     7.00 pm- 9.00 pm  Fee $49

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  April 8 & 15    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



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