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Beginner Knitting or Crochet Class for One or Two with Optional Starter Kit at The Golden Fleece (Up to 65% Off)

Central Santa Cruz

89% of 72 customers recommend

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Beginner classes give students solid foundation in each craft; starter kit includes yarn with needles or crochet hook

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Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Creativity can strike at any moment, whether you're near a canvas and brushes or beside a slumbering strongman and many rolls of toilet paper. Learn to recognize opportune moments with this Groupon.

Choose from Four Options

  • $17 for a two-hour beginner knitting or crochet class (a $45 value)
  • $23 for the above, plus a starter kit with two knitting or crocheting needles and a ball of yarn big enough to make a scarf or hat (a $15 value; a $60 total value)
  • $32 for a two-hour beginner knitting or crochet class for two (a $90 value)
  • $42 for the above, plus two starter kits (a $30 value; a $120 total value)

The knitting or crochet class gives beginners a firm foundation in the craft of their choice. In the crochet class, instructors impart techniques such as chaining and single through treble crochet, and the knitting class covers casting on, basic knit and purl stitches, and binding off.

The Golden Fleece

Upon moving to the Bay Area from Sweden, the first yarn store Gunilla Leavitt visited was The Golden Fleece, then in a different location. She went on to work in yarn shops all around the Bay for years, earning the title Knitting Doctor for her troubleshooting advice on visitors' projects. Leavitt has recently come full circle by taking over ownership at The Golden Fleece, where she channels her experience and passion for yarn craft into helping a new flock of visitors.

A prismatic array of yarn skeins fills the shelves, in diverse materials that include everything from raw silk and cashmere to alpaca and acrylic-wool blends. Classes and workshops for all skill levels help customers transform that yarn into clothes, as does the store's stock of notions, magic wands, and patterns.


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89% of 72 customers recommend

  • “Gunilla is such a sweet person and very helpful when learning how to knit. She has created a very welcoming place that encourages people to come back either for...”

    “Gunilla is such a sweet person and very helpful when learning how to knit. She has created a very welcoming place that encourages people to come back either for additional assistance, or just to knit and buy more yarn. :) Very happy customer! ”

  • “they are nice people and worked patiently with us to teach us knitting”

  • “Great instruction and very friendly. ”

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    Central Santa Cruz

    317 Potrero St.

    #D

    Santa Cruz, CA 95060

    +18314261425

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