Adult Beginning Knitting
Thursday June 24th/July 1st / 8th 5:30 to 7:30
Learn how to cast on, knit, purl, yarn-over and bind off while creating a washcloth in this three session class. The class will also cover the importance of gauge, needle size, reading a label and the difference in weights of yarn
Skill Level: Excited and eager to learn
Materials: Size 8 needles and one skein worsted weight yarn.
Little Girls Top
Thursday July 22nd and 29th 5:30-7:30
Love layering ease? This Lovey Dovey pattern from Spud & Chloe makes a great top to pair with leggings or pants, and it has a range from 6-9 months up to 8 years. Plus the Spud & Chloe yarn is a super wash not to mention great to work with.
Skill Level: Beginner. Know how to cast on and knit & purl.
Materials: Lovey Dovey pattern, size 10 32” circular needle or size to get gauge and Spud & Chloe yarn for the size you’ll be making.
Lizard Ridge Work Shop
This fun pattern can be made into many other things if a blanket is to overwhelming at this time: a pillow, purses, scarfs and if you want to felt it, a colorful hot pad is fun for anyone. It is made one square at a time by using the short rows technique, wrap & turns and how to hide them. This is great for the summer “small portable project” then it is assembled later. We will be following the directions for Version One, please copy pattern from http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEfall06/PATTlizardridge.html
Skill Level: Intermediate Beginning
Materials: Size 8 needles and one skein Noro Kureyon or Noro Silk Garden
Homework: Cast on and work rows 1-3