Date(s) - 05/10/2019 - 12/10/2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Category: Knitting for Beginners
Week 1: Saturday Oct 5th & Week 2: Saturday Oct 12th
Have you always wanted to learn to knit but not sure where to begin, or do you simply wish to develop your knitting skills?
In this 2 part project based Beginners Course you will learn everything you need to know to get started aswell as providing you with all the materials you’ll need to make your first knitting project ~ a gorgeous, Chunky Cosy.
- Week 1: You will learn the basics of knitting, including knit and purl stitch, how to cast on (and off), increasing and decreasing for simple shaping. You will also be introduced to simple pattern reading.
- Week 2: Put the techniques that you learnt in Week 1 into practice. Start working on your Chunky Cosy learning how to combine stitches for adding beautiful textural impact aswell as understanding simple pattern reading.
By the end of the workshops you will have learnt all the basic techniques and with your Kit you will have everything you need to take away to complete your teapot cosy to keep for yourself or give someone as a lovely gift.
Cost for 2 x 2 hour class: £60 (includes all materials, tea, coffee & delicious homemade cake.)
Cosy Kit: 1 x ball of chunky wool (choice of colours), pair of wooden needles, teapot (for one), darning needle and pattern.