A few spots left in these upcoming classes… October 18, 2016 – Posted in: Classes, Miscellaneous, Project Ideas, Store Activities
There are still some spaces in these upcoming classes this month. Courses are always a great opportunity to learn new techniques and meet other knitters in the community! Call us at 514-486-5648 to reserve your spot. ?
WORKSHOP: CONTINENTAL KNITTING (Bilingual Class)
Monday, 6 pm ? 9 pm, October 24
Continental knitting has many advantages ? learn what this style of knitting is all about and how to get started. This workshop includes an orientation to continental knitting, guided assistance, and tips and tricks for practicing. Required materials: Knitting needles and yarn of your choice. Prerequisites: cast on, knit, purl.
SWAY SHAWL (Bilingual Class)
Tuesdays, 6 pm ? 8 pm, October 25, November 1, 8
Sway by Nadia Crétin-Léchenne is a simple stole with just the right amount of lace to give a delicate touch. It?s knitted in one piece, entirely flat. Some regularly placed short rows create a beautiful and elegant curve. In this class you will learn how to create bobbles as well as twisted stitches with or without a cable needle. You will also learn basic short row techniques, how to read a lace chart, how to use a lifeline and how to knit a lace pattern. Required materials: pattern, 860 m of fingering weight yarn, 4.0 mm needles or size to obtain gauge, Stitch markers, cable needle, darning needle. Pre-requisites: knit, purl, yo, ssk, k2tog (you should be an advanced beginner or intermediate knitter to be comfortable in this class).