Explore knitting techniques: cast-on, knit, purl, and bind-off, Knit multi textured projects to show off, or to give as gifts. Learn how to read patterns, With instructor's guidance, discover new projects. whether you are a beginner, returning to knitting after time off, or have confidence in your basic skills, this class is for you.
Learn finishing techniques, seaming, picking up stitches around the neck and final finishing. You must have a sweater ready to put together OR prepare swatches to learn seaming techniques. If you are planning to finish a sweater, place shoulder stitches on holders.
Spring Fling is light and airy and knits up quicker than quick! A simple 2 row repeat makes it great for beginners or experienced knitters looking for a fast and gratifying knit between bigger, longer projects.
In this basic sock class, learn to cast on and knit with double point needles, turn a heel and create a seamless toe with the Kitchener stitch. Socks are a small project with rewarding technical challenges and they make great gifts! See instructor for help with yarn selection and needles. Pattern provided. Must know knitting basics of cast on, knit and purl, and cast off.
This is an adorable shrug with a pretty lace pattern designed by Yumiko Alexander. This shrug is a simple shape created with an easy Lace stitch pattern for the body, and an interesting stockinette stitch collar and edging which is created simply by using two different needle sizes. The effect is an elegant piece that would dress up any outfit for an evening on the town and yet work well in an office. Pattern included in class fee,
Create your own T-Shirt sweater, either V-Neck or Crew Neck in any yarn, your own gauge. Learn how to determine the number of stitches to cast on, number of inches to knit, where to place increases and decreases for shaping a sweater that will fit YOU and made with the yarn YOU love!
The BRIOCHERUB pattern BY Katrin Shubert is about a star stitch, which is well-known, translated into brioche knitting! The transition from brim to pattern is perfect to make you familiar to the pattern, which is a combination of well-known brioche stitches. The hat is very stretchy, slightly slouchy and well-fitting at the same time. Pattern included in class fee.
Tired of ripping and starting over? Rescue your knitting before disaster strikes. Learn to TINK, rescue a dropped stitch, unravel and recapture your live stitches and how to use a safety line as insurance for complicated knit patterns.