Location : CoolCrafting Kendal / Kendal
Duration : / 13:00 -16:00
Availability Total Places > 7
Ticket Price : ¬£50.00
Do you look at¬†ALL the wool and just want to start knitting – but you don’t have the skills or the confidence
Let us help you get those needles clicking. This course is split over two weeks and teaches you the following basics
How to cast on.
Basic knit and purl stitches.
How to cast off.
Adding new colours to make stripes
Increasing and decreasing.
Stitch patterns such as rib and moss stitch
Some basic pattern reading.
From here you will be able to start your first knitting projects
All materials (and¬†refreshments)are included in the ticket price. Please make sure you are available for both days of the class
Jenni is a freelance textiles designer, avid knitter and all-round traditional craft enthusiast. After being taught how to knit at a young age by her grandmother, her needles have been clicking ever since. After graduating with a degree in Textile Design from the Glasgow School of Art, Jenni has gone on to work on various freelance projects for several knitting and crochet kit companies, as well as releasing her own independent designs.
Sharing skills is an important area of Jenni’s creative practice and she has run both knitting and crochet workshops and currently leads a weekly textiles session at a local mental health charity.
She also hosts the video podcast¬†Wool Is My Bread¬†where she rabbits on about her current projects to anyone who will listen.