Keith Leonard – Flawless Finishing Part 1

$65.00

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Flawless Finishing Part I:

(Minimal Homework)

Saturday, June 1, from 11-1

Another sell out class!  All skill levels are encouraged to attend.

Materials:
• Darning Needle
• Scissors
• 2 colors of worsted weight yarn
• 1 pair of size US#7 OR 8 straight OR circular knitting needles
• Scrap paper
• Pen

Learn to professionally assemble your knitwear from the finishing master Keith Leonard, owner of Knits All Done. In this class, you will use your prepared swatches to learn Keith’s tricks behind five different seams. We will also learn the correct way to pick up stitches across both the top and sides of our knitting. Be amazed as the magic unfolds and walk away with the proficient skills to finish your knitwear professionally for years to come.

Skills Covered-

• Joining bound off edges (Shoulder Seams), stockinette stitch, reverse stockinette stitch, garter stitch, vertical-horizontal seams
• Assembling a drop shoulder
• Picking up stitches

Cost: 65.00

Flawless Finishing Homework
Materials:
Darning Needle
Scissors
Worsted Weight Yarn
1 Pair US size 7 Straight or Circular Knitting Needles
Swatch 1: (Please make two)
With a light colored worsted weight yarn and US # 7 or 8 knitting needle, cast on 14 stitches and work in garter stitch (knit every row) for 4 inches. Bind off all stitches.
Swatch 2: (Please make 2)
With a light colored worsted weight yarn and US #7 or #8 knitting needle, cast on 16 stitches and work in stockinet stitch (Row 1: Knit, Row 2: Purl) for 4 inches. Bind off all stitches.