This course is for beginners and improvers and is designed to give you an introduction to the skills of hand knitting.
Beginners will explore knitting through learning basic principles, creating knitted samples, and will be looking at colour, texture, shaping and pattern. You will also learn about a variety of yarns.
- Adventurous Beginner
- Confident Beginner
What you learn:
- Needle sizes and wool types and weight
- Casting on and off
- Knit and pearl stitches
- Knit in garter stitch and stocking stitch
- Understands basic terminology and symbols for knitting
What you make:
You will make samples and will be given details of how to start a project such as a baby blanket/scarf or cushion cover.
We Provide: Wool and knitting needle pack for learners to keep
Time: 2pm – 4.30pm