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100% Satisfaction Guarantee

We know that starting lessons is a big step and we want you to feel confident booking with us. If you are not completely satisfied, we'll help you find a new teacher or you can receive a refund for any unused lessons within the first year from the date of purchase.

Lesson Details



Ellen delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
and Ages 14+

Teaching since:

Whether you want to begin knitting or crocheting, or already love to, there’s always something new to learn. I love all aspects of knitting and crochet - color, texture, and creation. And I love sharing all this with my students. I personally enjoy the math of it, and can help make it easy if math is not your “thing”.

Would you like to learn basic skills, hone current ones , or enhance your experience with new techniques? If you're in the middle of a project and need help, or have specifice technique(s) you'd like to work on, consider booking a 15 minute class, or a series of them.

Choose from these subjects, or tell me what you’d like to work on:

• Reading the Yarn Ball Band - Why the information on it is helpful and important
• How to use Ravelry - A knitting community full of useful information
• Fiber Math…Yes you can - How to understand gauge and yarn weights/quantities.
• How to Read and Translate Charts
• Help with a Current Project – Understanding a pattern, technique, or correcting a mistake
• Knitting Lace and Openwork Basics – How to do increases and decreases
• Bead Crochet – Crochet necklaces and bracelets with beads
• Hyperbolic Crochet – For those that love math or want to learn how to crochet curves from a flat surface (think of coral, or the edge of a curly lettuce leaf)
• Your wish list of knitting or crochet skills…

I have been teaching since 2012 and am available to teach lessons online. I learned teaching skills from some of the most loved and respected teachers in well-known stores, teaching venues, and events. I look forward to working with you to achieve your goals, and have fun while we work together. As an added bonus, I teach both right and left handed as needed. Do you need a time, place, or topic not listed here? Just ask. We can probably work something out.

Enrich your fiber crafting experience. What would you like to learn? Contact me and let’s get started!

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Mar 2015 - Present
Gilda's Club

Gilda's Club is a wonderful support environment for individuals with cancer, cancer survivors, and their caregivers. I have taught knitting and crochet here to all levels of students.

Jan 2014 - Present
The Creative Center

The Creative Center is a wonderful learning environment for individuals with cancer, cancer survivors, or chronic illnesses. I have taught knitting and crochet here, as well as assisted instructors with other fiber related craft classes.

Photos & Videos

Hyperbolic Crochet - woo hoo!

Knitted Shawl

Crocheted Scarf, with beads on the trim.

Knitted shrug, with openwork/lace

Knitted scarf - openwork/lace

Crocheted summer cotton cardigan


1 Review

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Carol Mar 16, 2017

Ellen is a great knitter and a great teacher. She has a lot of expertise and patience. She has been knitting for years and knows how to convey it to he students. I definitely recommend her!

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