INTRODUCTION TO FAIR ISLE KNITTING
Fair Isle knitting, also known as stranded knitting, allows you to work 2 colors within a row. This technique is often accompanied by 2-handed knitting, so you will also learn how to knit Continental style and English style at the same time. By Mary Mortensen.
K311 July 22 (Sun.), 1:30-3:30 p.m., 1 day $22.50 Sign up now!
MY FIRST SOCKS
New to sock knitting? We will teach you the double-pointed method using a pattern that lets you customize the shape for a perfect fit. Your first pair of socks will be made with a medium (worsted) weight yarn and US 2 double point needles. This is a class where some experience in using double point needles is required.
By Elinor Schroeder.
K321 July 25 (Weds.), 7-9 p.m. 6 weeks $42.50 Sign up now!
OOPS! OH NO! WHAT NOW? & OTHER KNITTING DISASTERS
Become a more confident knitter by learning how to avoid trouble before you start, how to correct common mistakes without ripping out your work, and how to successfully rip and recover. Using small swatches, you will make mistakes and then learn to correct them. A must class for those wanting to feel more confident; some homework required before the start of class. By Cheryl Murray.
K345 July 21 (Sat.), 2-4 p.m. 1 day $22.50 Sign up now!
FEARLESS FINISHING 1: PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER (SEAMS)
If you have piles of unfinished sweaters stuffed away because you do not know how to put them together, this class is for you! Learn how to seam your pieces properly for a professional finish. By Cheryl Murray.
K344 July 24 (Tues.), 7-9 p.m. 1 day $22.50 Sign up now!
FEARLESS FINISHING 2: PICK UP LINES (BANDS & BUTTONHOLES)
Does picking up stitches just cause you frustration? Come learn the simple method for getting the right number every time and then learn techniques for adding buttonholes. By Cheryl Murray.
K373 Aug. 7 (Tues.), 7-9 p.m. 1 day $22.50 Sign up now!