Workshop: KNIT BEGINNERS (2.5 hours)
In this class we will learn how to cast on and how to do basic knit and purl stitches. We will also learn to cast off and how to understand a basic pattern. See Calendar for dates.
Please bring along to class : knitting needles size 5.5 - 6.5mm, wool preferably 10/12 ply and light coloured. Alternatively you can purchase these items in store prior to the class (early arrival recommended to ensure class starts promptly).
Prerequisites : none
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."