A Sampler of Knitting Techniques

CRN: 
9999
Course Dates: 
6 weeks: January 15, 22, 29, February 5, 12, 19
Times: 
Tuesdays, 9-11 a.m.
Instructor(s): 
Gay Lambirth
Course Catalogs: 
2019 Winter

Participants will have an opportunity to explore a different knitting technique in each session. Techniques included are one-row patterns, mosaic knitting, cables, knitting with beads, mitred squares and brioche. There will be an introduction to the technique, an opportunity to practice the techniques, a discussion of how to use the technique in a project and possible patterns to use.

Prerequisites: Participants need to be able to knit, purl, cast on, cast off and to read knitting patterns and furnish their own yarn and knitting needles.

Course outline

Instructor: Gay Lambirth (gaylambirth@yahoo.com) taught herself to knit from an article in Seventeen Magazine and enjoys knitting of all varieties. She is a retired educator and has taught knitting at Knitting Guild meetings and children’s groups, and she consults with knitters who need help.