When: Wednesdays November 6th through Wednesday November 27th, 2019
When: 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Where: 415 3rd Ave East, e'Klektik Trading
Materials Included: a set of 10 mm circular needles and 2 balls of yarn Uptown Chunky Yarn.
This is a series of knitting sessions offered on Wednesday evenings that runs for 4 consecutive weeks. Participants will learn the basic stitches of knitting and purling, and gradually increase their knowledge with learning to knit in the round. The class will end with a final knitted project of a headband!
Skills learned in this series will be:
Week 1 November 6th:
Basic Stitches - Knit stitch and how to create a straight, neat edge while knitting flat projects. We will also go over the basic yarn classifications and weights of wool.
Week 2 November 13th:
Basic Stitches - Purl Stitch and how to read a knitting pattern & Basic knitting abbreviations.
Week 3 November 20th:
Knitting in the round - we will cast on for a headband to learn how to knit in the round. Students will begin to work on a basic ear warmer head band.
Week 4 November 27th:
Continue to knit on our headband project. Students who have grasped the headband pattern and who would like to advance, will have an opportunity to progress to a knitted Toque.