Finishing Workshop

When:
October 21, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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Where:
Michigan Fibre Studio
1503 Lake Dr SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
USA
Cost:
$20
Contact:
 

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! Learn the ins and outs of seaming, picking up stitches for button bands, and weaving in ends.

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

Skills Taught: Finishing techniques.

Dates: Saturday, October 21 from 1 – 3 pm.

To bring to class:
 Knitting tool kit: scissors, tapestry needle, pins, tape measure, left over yarn from project.

Homework: Make two 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 two 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 four swatches.

Cost: $20.00

Class Size: Minimum of 4 students, maximum of 8.

Instructor: Amy Gallmeyer Knitting

Please call or stop in to sign up and reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Photo credit: creativeknittingmagazine.com