March 16, 2018
9 am - 4 pm
Learn Basic Knitting
Administration Building

Taught by Rusti Barger

Spend a day in the mountains learning the time-honored techniques of knitting! We will cover all the basics needed to begin creating your own knitted pieces. Make your own cotton spa/dish cloth, perfect for gifts or pampering yourself.

Consider taking this class in the springtime, then return to learn an advanced technique in the summer. 

All materials provided - Includes: 

• Knitting needles

• Yarn for project

• Beginner knitting kit

• Project pattern

• Basic written knitting instructions

• List of continued learning resources



Techniques covered:

• Basic Cast-on

• Knit stitch

• Purl stitch

• Stockinette stitch

• Garter stitch

• Alternating knit and purl stitches

• Basic bind-off technique

• Tips and techniques for producing beautiful knits


Admission: Registration fee $20; Class cost is $90 which includes all materials

CONTACT: (870) 269-3851, ozarkfolkcenter@arkansas.com