Beginning Sock Class (1 of 3)
Date(s) - 08/28/2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Class 1: August 28 (1 of 3)
Class 2: September 4 (2 of 3)
Class 3: September 18 (3 of 3)
Class fee: $81.00
Pattern included, supplies extra
Instructor: Karen Wilkins
Three 2-hour classes
Skill level: Easy Knit
Learn to make a classic top down sock in the round using the Magic Loop method. Students must be comfortable knitting and purling. Learn numerous sock techniques including: magic loop, classic heel, left-leaning and right-leaning decreases, and kitchener stitch. Each of these skills is applicable to many other knitting projects.
- Yarn: approximately 400 yards of fingering-weight. Note on choosing yarn: Sock stitches are small and show up best in LIGHT colors.
- Needles: 32″ circular in size US 1 (2.25mm)
- Knit Kit (See Knit Kit article.)
Please purchase your supplies prior to coming to the first class. There is no pre-work for this class, but there is homework between classes, so please plan accordingly.