Class Name: Cocoknit Sweater Workshop – Knitting Top-Down, Seamless, Tailored Sweaters
Class Date: Saturday June 1st, 8th, & 22nd
Class Hours: 4 hrs. on June 1st 10:00am – 2:00pm, 2 hrs on June 8th & 22nd 10:00am-12:00pm
Instructor: Terry King
Class Cost: $130
Skill Level: Experienced beginner and up
Class Description: This 8-hour class will lead you step by step through making a top-down, seamless, tailored sweater using the Cocoknits Method developed by Julie Weisenberger. The techniques used in the method create a beautiful fit and finish using almost any yarn.
Skills you should have: Prerequisite: Students should be at least experienced beginners. This class can be suitable for a first sweater project.
Skills you will learn: Cocoknits method for knitting top-down, seamless, tailored sweaters which includes Fit, Style, Modifying fit, lifted increases, pickup then knit method, modified magic loop, Jeny’s stretchy bind off, invisible horizontal seaming, and depending on your chosen pattern possibly shadow short rows (aka twin stitch), Judy’s magic cast on as a provisional cast on, and Kitchener stitch.
Homework: Please purchase the book and other materials before class. Please be aware that sufficient yarn for you project may need to be orders so shop soon. You must also have a satisfactory gauge swatch worked and laundered before class. If needed, please have your yarn wound before class. If you need help selecting your pattern and yarn please contact Terry or Pam.
Date: June 01, 2019
Start time: 10:00 p.m.
End time: 02:00 p.m.
Venue: Yarn Refuge
Directions: 3368 Lakeside Ct. Reno, NV Next to Swill Coffee & Wine