Beginners Knitting Course - Everything you need to know

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A series of two 3 hour workshops introducing the gentle art of knitting, taking you from first stitches through to beginning your first project.

  

What You’ll Learn

Session 1 

How to cast on and cast off 

Knit and purl stitches and how to combine the two to create different stitch patterns 

How to rescue dropped stitches and fix mistakes

Plenty of time to practice your new skills

At the end of the session, we will guide you through choosing a pattern and matching yarn and needles for your first project.

 

Session 2

How to begin your chosen project 

Address any problems or questions that have arisen since the previous session.

How to shape your knitting through simple increases and decreases.

Support as you work on your chosen project and begin to incorporate any relevant stitch patterns. 

Further advice on suitable patterns to continue and advance your knitting

 

What we will provide

A modern 5mm circular needle for you to take home with you, Yarn needed for the first sessions. (If you would like to continue to practice at home during the workshops you may wish to bring your own yarn, we recommend Aran weight which will suit the needle size we provide.

 

We will then offer full guidance to enable you to buy the yarn you will need to bring to the second session, in order to start your first project.