Students will learn the basics of continental knitting. They will be introduced to
the basic stitches and will learn about knitting needles, different types of wool,
knitting abbreviations and sewing in ends.
Suitable for beginners.
What you will learn
- how to cast on, knit, purl, add and reduce stitches, and cast off
- reading a simple pattern
What you will get
- a set of knitting needles and some wool to practice with
- printed instructions
- a test patch and material to practice with
About the tutor
Ruth has been sewing for decades. She has a passion for making things for others, from children’s clothing, bags, juggling balls to finger puppet outfits. In recent years Ruth has been sewing more clothing for herself, including shirts to skirt and even jeans. She hopes to inspire more people to sew their own clothes.
Class availability: 7 PLACES REMAINING
Sunday 2 April
10.00am – 11.30am (1 session)
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Please note: This class requires a minimum number of students to go ahead. For this reason, we encourage students to book at least 5 days prior to the course/workshop. In the unlikely event that we don't get enough enrolments, we may need to postpone to a later date or cancel the course/workshop. You will be advised via email or text prior to the class commencing.