Intro into Machine Knitting
Interested in machine knitting? This beginner's course allows you to get acquainted with a standard gauge knitting machine and learn basic principles and techniques. You will also take home a beautiful scarf to wear that you knit yourself. This class is perfect for beginners and those who would like to brush up on their skills. It is held in our own sewing and knitting studio in the Santa Fe Art District and lasts approx 2.5 hours. Space is limited to 2 people per class with no previous experience necessary.
In this course you will learn:
- Casting on and off
- Knitting stockinette stitch
- Color changing and stripes
- Introduction to punch card capabilities
- Troubleshooting basics
- Design, knit, and create your own scarf to take home
All tools and yarn will be provided. If you have special requests or would like to provide your own yarn, please contact us prior to class and we would be happy to recommend what is appropriate to use.
Private Machine Knitting Lessons
We also offer private lessons for a variety of knitting levels. These classes are great for developing your skills and having a more detailed understanding of the machines and the more advanced techniques. They can be structured and catered specifically to you to insure you receive the instruction you are looking for. Topics range from the basic principles to designing, pattern drafting, to creating your own garment.