$175

Knitting Bootcamp 1

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The Twisted Skein

4609 New Horizon Boulevard

#Suite 3

Bakersfield, CA 93313

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This 10 week course is for those who have never knit, but always wanted to, or those who have tried to knit in the past but need more help and for those who have knit for years but want to refine their skills. This course is the foundation for the Knitting With Suzanne Bryan course track, and is required for progressing into the Accessories and Advanced Knitting series of classes.

These are the skills that you will learn in this class:

Basic stitches - Long tail CO, knit, purl, BO

Knitting nomenclature (abbreviations)

Basic stitch patterns - garter, Stockinette stitch, ribbing, seed stitch, beginning lace

Blocking

Beginning pattern reading

Basic Increases - yo, kf&b

Basic decreases - k2tog, ssk, p2tog, ssp

Fixing mistakes

Spit splicing yarn

Gauge and tension

Beginning chart reading

Converting a written pattern to a chart

Tools used for knitting

Yarn weights, fibers and characteristics

Substituting yarn

Materials: The class fee includes course materials, which will be provided at the first class meeting and include yarn, knitting needles, tapestry needles, crochet hooks, cable needles, embroidery scissors, stitch markers, needle gauge, rulers, labels, page protectors and handouts. Additional materials will be available for purchase from The Twisted Skein at the students' discretion, though ample supplies are included in the kit.

Students should bring a 4" binder, pencil/pen and paper for notes.

Prerequisites: None

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4609 New Horizon Boulevard

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Bakersfield, CA 93313

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