Knitting Socks: The Essential Craft
DatesFri, Jul 22, 2016 - Sat, Jul 23, 2016
$85.00 per student (Early-bird rate)
* The Feb 18, 2017 course is part of the Northern Fiber Retreat event
You will need the following tools for this class:Your materials fee includes 4 oz natural or light colored worsted weight wool yarn and one set of size 8 (Am) double pointed needles and will be provided by your instructor at the start of the course.
Once registered, students will receive a confirmation packet in the mail that may offer additional optional tool recommendations and suggested reading.
Kate first learned to knit while in high school. Since then, she has explored a variety of knitting traditions, including both the English/American and Continental knitting techniques, lace knitting, Aran, and the multi-colored Fair Isle and Scandinavian techniques. Kate enjoys making sweaters, socks, mittens, and other garments in a variety of styles and materials, using many of her own wheel-spun yarns. She likes teaching and believes that enjoyment and enthusiasm are necessary as adults learn a new craft. Kate currently resides in Madison, Wisconsin and has the good fortune of being married to a knitter/spinner.
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