Event Details

Learn to Knit- Back by Popular Demand

  • Thursday, April 19, 2018
  • Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • 2 sessions
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018, 7:00 PM 9:00 PM (EDT)
  • Thursday, April 26, 2018, 7:00 PM 9:00 PM (EDT)
  • Ailsa Craig Arts Centre


Registration is closed

“Learn to Knit” is a two week class created for beginner knitters or anyone wishing to refresh their skills - Part One is a 2 session class during which, the following techniques will be taught:

Cast Ons
Cast Offs
Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Stitch Recognition
Counting Stitches and Rows
Increase and Decrease
Correcting Mistakes
Using “Life Lines”
Weaving in ends
Reading a simple pattern
As a class project, a Wash Cloth will be started during the 2nd class
No prior knitting experience is necessary
Class Duration: 2 - 2 Hour Classes
Maximum Students: 6

Material List: Note these materials will be useful for future projects.
4.5 mm Set of Double Pointed Needles
4.5 mm x 60cm Circular Needles
2 Colours of Worsted Weight Yarn - 30 gms of each colour (not dark colours)
Note: If your yarn is in a skein, please pre wind before class
Bernat Handicrafter Cotton Yarn - 1 - 50gm Ball (or equivalent 100% Cotton Yarn)
Removable Stitch Markers (also known as Locking Stitch Markers)
Ring Stitch Markers
Yarn Needle
Highlighter Tape or Post It Notes
Pen/Pencil and Note Pad

Cost for class is $40 for Members and $45 for Non Members.
+ Materials.

To Register: Message the Ailsa Craig Arts Centre or contact Shelagh Morrison (shelagh _morrison@yahoo.ca) 519-878-5065 or register on line now and be sure to secure your place!

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