Friday 07/31/2020, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
*Knitting Finishing Knitting techniques Skill-building basics Special techniques
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Never Look Up the Kitchener Stitch Again! with Lorilee Beltman
Do you look up instructions for grafting the Kitchener Stitch every time you have to work it? Learn this essential skill, then memorize it with economized moves while training your eyes and fingers to work together. We'll graft stockinette stitch first, proceed to garter stitch, and then work an option for grafting ribbing.
Imagine being able to take a phone call while grafting. You can do it! Realize this is not a class for grafting in any pattern, but rather it is aimed at understanding the basics and memorizing the moves.
Once you have become comfortable with the technique, we'll look at existing patterns for opportunities to refine your knitting. You can plan your way to a more professional, finished look by exchanging one of these grafts for what is called for in the pattern.
NOTE: This class is cancelled. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 605-338-2450 to let us know how you would like to proceed.