#1 Fourth Street, Petaluma, CA 94952 • • • 707.762.YARN

Knitterly

Knitting First Aid with Judith 1 class Saturday September 30th 11:00 - 2:00 pm

$40.00

Become a more confident and capable knitter as you learn to recognize and fix your knitting mistakes. In this informative class you will learn these skills:

  • How to read your stitches
  • Ripping out (“frogging”) and unknitting (“tinking”)
  • Fixing dreaded mistakes that every knitter makes: dropped stitches, incomplete stitches, twisted stitches in stockinette and garter

Homework: Three swatches of a solid light colored bulky weight yarn on a #10 needle, and do not bind off: leave both swatches on stitch holders and a long tail. Do not use DK, fingering or sport weight yarns.

Swatch #1: Cast on 20 stitches and knit flat in Stockinette stitch (knit 1 row, purl 1 row for app.15 rows, or to make a square)

Swatch #2: Cast on 20 stitches and knit flat in Garter stitch (knit all rows) for app.15 rows, or to make a square)

Swatch #3: Cast on 20 stitches and knit flat in 2x2 rib (knit 2 stitches, purl 2 stitches) for app.15 rows, or to make a square)

Bring your knit kit: scissors, locking stitch markers, a crochet hook similar in size to your #10 needles.

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