Learn the basics and get yourself knitting! In this class you will learn how to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off. You’ll also learn how to combine knitting and purling to create different stitch patterns and textures, common knitting terms, and the basics of reading a pattern.
Supplies: Worsted weight wool yarn in a light color (we recommend Galway Worsted) and size 8 bamboo needles (we recommend KA bamboo straight needles).
Optional: A beginning knitting book such as the TNNA Learn to Knit pamphlet, Stitch’n’Bitch, or Teach Yourself Visually Knitting – all available at Yarnivore
Skill Level: Total Newbie!