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Basic Knitting
taught by Rusti Barger

Dates: March 17 & November 13
Available for small groups and individuals upon request.

Registration Form

1 - 5 students
1-day workshop - Cost: $90
Non-Refundable Registration Fee $20

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

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.