Beginning Knitting Class
Get started! Learn all the basics how to cast on,
knit, purl and bind off.
knitting needles size 8 or 9
Practice yarn provided.
2 SESSIONS IN THIS CLASS:
Saturdays November 3 and 10, 10-12noon
More classes and new dates coming!
Continuing Knitting Class TBA
Learn to be a better knitter. We will do increasing, decreasing, simple decorative stitches and introduce principles of pattern reading and garment making. Emphasis will be placed on the importance of making an accurate gauge swatch.
Materials needed: knitting needles, scissors. Practice yarn provided.
Prerequisite: Beginning Knitting or equivalent. Must know how to knit, purl, cast on and bind off.
2 SESSIONS IN THIS CLASS
Saturday February 3rd & 10th 10-12noon
Sock Knitting 101 TBA
Prerequisite: Continuing Knitting or equivalent
Learn to knit a pair of socks-heel turning, knitting
on double point needles, toe darning.
Socks are a compact project and easy to carry with you.
For those who would just like to make a pair of boot liners, there is less knitting experience required. (Beginning level) Materials needed; one set of double point needles, light worsted, or dk yarn, darning needle and scissors Pattern provided:
3 SESSIONS IN THIS CLASS Saturdays February 24, March 3 & 10th 1-3pm
Fisherman’s Rib Cowl TBA
For “New-ish” Knitters: Tired of making rectangles,
and want to try something a little bit more
challenging? (But not too much.)
Sign up to learn how to make this cozy cowl.
It makes a fun, warm project, and/or gift.
Skills learned: knitting in the round, using circular needles, knitting with two strands of yarns, reading a simple pattern, plus a couple of variations of the knit and purl stitches. Perfect for a new knitter who is looking for the next step, or someone who wants to learn to knit a simple, yet satisfying project.
Prerequisites: Beginning Knitting or equivalent. Pattern provided.
2 SESSIONS IN THIS CLASS Saturdays January 27th and February 3rd 1-3pm
Knitters Choice Sweater Class TBA
Knit a pullover, Cardigan, top-down or cabled sweater
There are lots of possibilities for sweater knitters in this
four week session. Choose from any of the
Knitting Pure and Simple top down patterns
for a first project - or - for those knitters who would like to
challenge themselves there are even more choices.
You may even bring in a pattern from your own
sources to knit, while having class instruction.
If you are planning to bring in your own pattern*,
please contact instructor first! *Complicated patterns may
require additional class meetings.
4 SESSIONS IN THIS CLASS: Every other week
Saturdays: February 24, March 10 & 24 April 14
To sign up, contact us at the shop 530 279-2164 or in "Contact us"