Workshop: KNIT IMPROVERS (2.5 hours)
Suitable for beginners with basic knit/purl technique as well as those wanting a knit refresher class.
Skills covered – recap: casting on and casting off, knit and purl stitches. Pattern reading, basic increase and decrease, changing colours. See Calendar for dates.
Please bring along to class: A selection of wool and suitably sized needles that you are comfortable working with. Alternatively you can purchase these items in store prior to the class (early arrival recommended to ensure class starts promptly).
Prerequisites : have completed knit basics or know how to knit, purl, cast on and cast off.
Tutor : Marianne Horton of Beautiful Fierce
Marianne has a genuine passion for teaching and creating beautiful objects with simple tools and beautiful fibres.
"Making things is one of my ways to tell a story - by shaping the material at hand, I am able to give voice to the tales of everyday life. Sometimes,those materials have their own words to add and so the story can often have a twist or an ending that surprises even the author."