Monday, December 2, 2013

Knitting 101

Thursday, December 12th 7-9:30pm
Thursday, January 16th 7-9:30pm 
Urban Bazaar
1371 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122
(415) 664-4422
Fee: $25

Always wanted to knit or just need a refresher? This class is designed for absolute beginners who always wanted to learn how to knit but were too intimidated to try. Amelia Strader, owner of GoGo Craft, will teach you the basic foundation steps of knitting; cast-on, knit stitch, and cast-off - all the steps you will need to know to make a scarf or cowl. Scarf and cowl patterns provided. Important: Bring one skein of bulky weight yarn and a pair of size 11 straight knitting needles.

Photo credit: Stefanie Renee

Why take this class with Amelia?
Amelia Strader has 20+ years of knitting and sewing experience under her handmade belt. She has created her own patterns, taught group and individual classes, and developed sweaters for Target private label. Her classes are designed to take the intimidation out of knitting in a comfortable setting for beginners. Amelia’s main goal is for her students to feel inspired by what they learn, and to keep creating after they leave class.

Ready to start knitting?  Sign up here.