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.
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.
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.
Pick your yarn, knit a swatch and plug in the numbers to get a pattern customized for you. Choose a spring or summer short sleeve tee or warm, comfy winter sweater in one piece, no sewing, with your personal touch. Learn how to manipulate the increases to fit and flatter your particular shape.
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.