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Learn to Knit for Kids ages 6-90 6 week class

  • TWIL @ Manitou Art Center 513 Manitou Avenue Manitou Springs, CO, 80829 United States (map)

Join Nikki Stitch in a 6 week long intensive knitting workshop. Learn to knit and purl, stitch recognition, and how to read a pattern. We will start with finger knitting to understand how stitches work and complete a pair of wristwarmers and headband. A certificate of completion will be awarded to all who finish! 

Each class 1.5 hours. September 5, 12, 19, 26, October 3, 10, 2017

Tuesday mornings 10:30-12. 

Week One: We will start with finger knitting to learn basic movements and understand how stitches look. 

Week Two: Knit with two sticks! Using bulky yarn and larger needles, we will learn how to cast on, the knit stitch, and binding off. Keep practicing at home!

Week Three: We will learn to purl.

Week Four: We will learn how to alternate knit and purl stitches to practice making ribbing and seed stitch.

Week Five: We will learn to read a pattern and make wrist warmers with stockinette stitch and ribbing.

Week Six: We will use a pattern to make a headband with seed stitch.

Earlier Event: August 30
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