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Introduction to Sock Knitting

DescriptionEver wondered why sock knitting is so popular?  Socks are fun, useful, and very portable projects!  In this class you will learn the basics of knitting socks, including working on double-pointed needles, turning a heel, and weaving stitches at the toe using the Kitchener stitch.  You will complete a mini-sock in the class.  

 

Class Dates/Times:

Sundays, 2P - 4P

May 22 & June 5

 

Instructor:

Valerie Moreno

 

Skill Level: Intermediate - Beginner level skills plus increase, decrease, and follow simple patterns.

 

Prerequisites for Class: Students must know how to cast on, knit, purl, decrease stitches, and pick up stitches. 

 

Materials Needed for Class: 

One ball of smooth worsted weight yarn.

Set of double-pointed needles in sizes US 5, 6, or 7.

Tapestry/darning needle.

A crochet hook would also be helpful but is not necessary.

Pattern provided by instructor.

 

Homework: 

Before first class, wind your Woolwinders yarn.

There may be homework between the first and second session.