What: Beginner Knitting Course
When: Saturdays, March 30 - May 11, 2019 (no class April 13)
10:00 - 12:00pm
Where: Sheena’s Gallery, 953 St. Mary’s Road
Who: our teacher is Carmen Howatt
How much: the class is $78 plus GST, supplies not included
How: reserve your spot online at www.sheenasgallery.com, or phone the store at (204) 255-3534.
A list with all the supplies needed will be sent out once registration is complete.
All supplies are available to purchase at the store, or you can bring your own.
No scents please.
Week 1 garter stitch
Week 2 stocking stitch
Week 3 basket weave
Week 4 basic lace
Week 5 simple cables
Week 6 colour work: colour block
(Patterns will be provided for each week)
You will learn Cast on: knitted and stranded
Continental and/or English style of knitting
Using a life line
Tie off / work in ends
About various needles
About yarn types and sizes
How to measure gauge of stitches
How to read written and graph patterns
Reading your work
Correcting common mistakes
Reading yarn labels
Blocking finished work