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Let’s Get Knotty: Beginning Knitting with Emerald Stitches

March 25 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

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An event every week that begins at 5:30 PM on Monday, repeating until April 15, 2019

$40

In our 4-week workshop at The Forum you’ll learn the basics of knitting —cast on, knit, purl, and bind off. You’ll also learn how to read a pattern, how to select the correct yarn for a project and how to read yarn labels. These basic skills will give you the tools to knit a variety of projects.

Students must bring a pair of size 9 needles and 1 skein cotton yarn.

Week 1: Basics I

  • Cast on, knit and purl
  • Reading a pattern, part 1 (abbreviations)
  • Types of yarn, choosing the right yarn for a project, understanding yarn labels

Week 2: Basics II

  • Increase and Decrease
  • Yarn-over
  • Reading a patter, part 2 (symbols)

Week 3: Basics III

  • Choose a pattern: dishcloth, scarf or shawl
  • Begin working on your pattern
  • We’ll build on the techniques learned in weeks 1 & 2 and learn how to correct mistakes

Week 4: Basics IV

  • Continue working on your selected project
  • Ask questions and get answers!

Details

Date:
March 25
Time:
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Cost:
$40
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Venue

The Forum
2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
Phone:
(940) 766-3347

Other

Ages:
16+
Skill Level:
beginner
Register:
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