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Beginning Knitting 101



Ready to learn how to knit? If you answered yes, this Beginning Knitting class is for you! During this three-session class students will complete a simple dish cloth (or two or three!) while covering everything a beginning knitter needs to know, such as:
  • Yarn and needle choice
  • Cast on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, binding off
  • Finishing a project, weaving in ends and blocking
  • Tips for useful tools
  • How to read a pattern
  • Knitting references
  • Best practices for taking care of your body while knitting
  • All about Ravelry (a website for crafters)
Skills Required: 
  • Humor!
  • Persistence! 
Materials:
  • One skein Coastal Cotton by Queensland Collection (not too dark of a color so you can see your stitches and rows)
  • One set US8 (5.0 mm) circular or straight knitting needles
  • Scissors
  • Tapestry needle
  • Paper and pencil for note taking
Skill Level:
beginner
Instructor Name:
Gregory Menard

Beginning Knitting 101

Cost:
$ 80.00