Knitting in the Round on Circular Needles
by Rusti Barger

Dates: July 23 & November 17
Available for small groups and individuals upon request.

Registration Form


1 - 4 students
1-day workshop - Cost: $110

Class cost is $90 with all materials provided by the instructor. The nonrefundable registration fee of $20 is due when you sign up for the class.

Required skills: Students must be comfortable with a basic cast-on & bind-off, as well as have a mastery of the knit stitch and purl stitch. This class will not cover these techniques, but will build on them as the foundation of more advanced knitting.

All materials provided - Includes:
• 1 set circular knitting needles
• Yarn for project
• Knitting Essentials kit
• Project pattern
• Written instructions for all techniques covered in class
• List of continued learning resources

Techniques covered:
• Casting-on on circular needles
• Joining to knit in the round
• Stockinette stitch in the round
• Using stitch markers for pattern placement
• Bind-off from circular needles

Take the mystery out of knitting in the round with a friendly, low-stress approach to circular knitting. Create your own knitted headband and master circular knitting in the process! Learn how to cast-on and join for knitting in the round, discover the importance of swatching in the round, and explore the difference in creating stockinette and garter stitch in the round as opposed to flat knitting.

To register, print the Registration Form, complete it, and mail it to: Ozark Folk Center State Park, 1032 Park Ave, Mountain View, AR 72560
 
Need lodging? Our Cabins at Dry Creek are comfortable rooms with two queen sized beds, a private bath in each room and a lovely view of the surrounding forest. The Cabins offer a special rate for Ozark Folk School students who book 5 nights or more, call 800-264-3655 to book your room.