Class - Finishing Workshop

The pieces have been knitted .The pattern says weave in ends and finish - huh? No more explanation than that, now what? The Finishing workshop is for you! Bring the completed pieces to the workshop and learn how to put it all together like a pro.

Prerequisites: This class is for the intermediate knitter who has alreaddy completed projects in the past but wants to polish their finishing skills.

Skills Taught: Finishing techniques.
Dates: Saturdays September 14 & 21 from 10am - 12noon

Techniques Covered:  Weaving in ends and blocking instruction, seaming, picking up stitches for bands/edges

To bring to class:

  • Knitting tool kit: scissors, tapestry needle, pins, tape measure, small amount of yarn from stash and completed swatches from homework

Homework:  Make 2 swatches in garter stitch using a light colored worsted weight yarn and US 7 or 8 needles.  Cast on 14 stitches and work in garter for 4 inches and bind off.  Make eight more swatches, this time in stockinette using a light colored worsted weight yarn and US 7 or 8 needles.  Again, cast on 14 stitches and work in stockinette for 4 inches and bind off.  Block all ten swatches.

Instructor:  Amy Gallmeyer

Cost: $50.00