Classes are held in person at our store, Porch Swing Yarnsomniacs, 1568 Eglinton Ave W, Toronto Ontario. Classes are held on Sundays by our in-house instructor.
Info about instructor:Bobbi Jo, of local yarn store Porch Swing Yarnsomniacs, has been knitting and crocheting since childhood, a passion that she says continues to grow with her. Aside from working at the yarn-store, she also works as a Registered Nurse, and is a mother of 3 children. She credits her passion of yarn crafts as her main coping skill and stress relief. "Knitting and crochet have both been sited as great for many health benefits such as decreasing stress, helping to maintain good blood pressure, can be used as a meditation tool, and also helps people pay attention better in meetings as their eyes don't wander around the room distracting them. Plus it is also really gratifying!" Bobbi Jo works on continuously challenging herself by seeking out new techniques to learn, and balances this with often repeating patterns or techniques many times before moving to the next one in order have a good grasp of the functional and technical aspects involved.