Colourwork with Ethan
Sunday 2 Feb, 2-5pm
Does colour dominance confuse you? Are your floats all over the place? Wonder no more and come join our colourwork class. In this three hour class we will work through the principles of colourwork: colour dominance, contrast, and saturation as well as stranding techniques and two handed colourwork. We will also cover reading charts for knitting flat and in the round! Perfect for knitters of all levels this class does require knowledge of knitting in the round, knitting, and purling.
Materials needed: 2 balls of DK weight yarn, preferably in Bandit DK Curiosity and Intrepid, and 4mm circular needles with a 60 cm cable
Brioche with Ethan
Saturday 22 Feb, 2-5pm
Unlock the mysteries of brioche knitting in a three hour session that covers both one colour and two colour brioche. Many patterns today include this tricky stitch pattern and once you have the basics mastered all of your brioche dreams can come true. We will focus on the brioche knit, the brioche purl, common increases, common decreases, and how to read brioche patterns.
Materials needed: 2 balls of DK weight yarn in highly contrasting colours, preferably in Bandit DK Curiosity and Intrepid, and 4mm circular needles
Beginner Knitter with Ethan
Thursday 20 and Thursday 27 Feb, 7-9pm
$50 (2x 2h classes)
Are you jealous of all those relaxed people casually churning out jerseys and hats? We can get you started with our beginner knitter class. In a relaxed two session introduction to knitting learn all the basics of knitting, purling, knitting in the round, and how to read a pattern. If it has been a while and new patterns seem a little intimidating this might be the perfect refresher.
All the materials needed are included in this class and by the end you will have a hat to show off to everyone you know.