In our Beginners Knitting course, you can learn the basics of knitting, we will be covering:
Holding needles and yarn correctly
How to make knit stitches and purl stitches
Keeping an even tension
It’s enough to get you going, and these a multitude of simple patterns such as scarves, phone cases, laptop cosies, cushion covers etc that you can knit with the skills you learn on the day. We’ll give you a couple of simple patterns to practice on and you’ll be an aficionado before you know it!
Also in the afternoon we will be having a stitches & tecniques session, with more knitting related skills to learn. Once you’ve mastered increasing and decreasing the knitting world will be your oyster…..
if you want some support after the course we have a knitting group that meets on a Friday at the workshop, come along and practice in company and get help if you get stuck.
Materials are provided to use on the day, or if you’ve got your own please check with us what you need to bring.
10.30 – 12.30