Class Policies

In order to optimize your learning experiences at Little Owls Knit Shop, regular classes are limited to 6 students.  Please be aware that in order to reserve space in a class you must pay the full registration fee in advance.  Payment may be made in the shop or over the phone with a credit card.

Students may cancel a registration for a full refund up to one week in advance of the scheduled class date, or for store credit if cancelled up to 48 hours in advance of the scheduled class time.  There will be no refunds for cancellations within 48 hours of a scheduled class and no make-up classes will be offered for missed attendance.  Please read the class description carefully to be sure that you arrive prepared with all the required supplies and any necessary homework so that we can optimize your class learning time.

Registered students will be offered a 10% discount for all supplies purchased for their class.  Please support your local yarn shop and purchase your class supplies at the Little Owls Knit Shop.

Private classes are available upon request and will be billed $30/hr in 15 minute increments with a 15 minute minimum.  Private classes scheduled in advance will require a $15 deposit, which can only be refunded if the appointment is cancelled more than 24 hours prior to class.


Getting gauge is one of the first steps to a successful project.  This class will teach you the importance of gauge, how to measure for gauge, and what adjustments might need to be made in order to Get Your Gauge.

CLASS DATES/TIMES:  Tuesday, August 27th 6-7pm


MATERIALS:  10% discount offered on all class supplies.  

  • Yarn:  smooth worsted weight yarn in light color, sufficient quantity to make up one 4" x 4" gauge swatch
  • US #8 needles 

SKILLS: Beginner Knitter, should have prior experience with Casting On, Knit and Purl stitches, and Binding Off.  

HOMEWORK: This swatch sample must be completed PRIOR to class and should be brought for use during class instruction.  Using size US 8 needles, CO 36 sts.  Work 4 rows of Garter St.  Then while maintaining a 4 stitch Garter St right and left border, work 4 inches of Stockinette Stitch.  Finish with 4 row of Garter St and BO.


FEE: $20