The Skerin site is intended to provide a worthy contribution to the fine arts of knitting and crochet.
Skerin Knitting and Crochet is all about facilitating ease and enjoyment in experiencing these fine arts, so be prepared to go for the Skerin E2RIDE©™… facilitating a state of Ease and Enjoyment to Read, Interpret, Dissect and Execute written patterns. Patterns are user-friendly with mindfulness toward “E2©“. Many Skerin patterns include additional detailed technique tutorials and/or how-tos just in case they are needed. And most patterns have LOTS of photos that go with the how-tos! Patterns are in pdf format downloaded after payment. Skerin takes pride in being available just about 24/7 for guru 911 needs to get unstuck.
Skerin carries favorite “Best Darn Yarn Tenders” for the needs of the wandering skein and the “Best Darn Needles and Hooks Tubes”. Skerin also hosts a collection of out-of-print and hard-to-find needlework books soon to be available for sale. Students have access to a 4000 book in-house library. and a wall filled with swatch boards. Skerin goods and services include beginner, intermediate and advanced knitting and crochet classes, custom lessons, institutional teaching, beach getaways and vacation camps on the Atlantic Ocean in Ocean City, MD, custom research and design, displays, lectures and public speaking.
A popular specialty service is repair and refurbishment of sweaters and other fine needlework and heirlooms.