Leef's Knitter's Toolbox - Saturday, September 1  12:00-4:00 PM
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Saturday, September 1 12:00-4:00pm

In this class Leef will teach you a variety of techniques and tricks that she has picked up in her many years of knitting.

Learn some nifty knitting techniques to make your knitting look, well.... neater.  Learn

  • how to neaten your selvedges and short rows. 
  • different cast-ons and cast-offs, and when to best use them. 
  • how to make increases and decreases that are neater
  • knit/ purl transitions

Ever wonder about slipped stitches and when to slip purlwise or knitwise, and what to do if the pattern doesn't tell you?  You will learn a lot of good tips in this class.

Skills required to take this class:  Know the basics of knitting and purling, caston and castoff.

Supplies to bring:  

  • 4 ounces of a worsted weight yarn in a solid light color.  A wool or wool blend is preferred
  • Needles that produce a nice fabric with your yarn of choice
  • Notions:  scissors, measuring tape, etc.

    Instructor: Leef Bloomenstiel from Apple Leef Farm


    Registration and Cancellation Policies

    If you prefer to register over the telephone, please call Quixotic Fibers at 903-564-3740.

    If the minimum number of students have not signed up 3 days before the class, we will unfortunately have to cancel the class.  We usually require a minimum number of students only for classes where the instructor has to travel some distance.  If we have to cancel a class, you will be notified 3 days in advance and will be given a full refund.

    Cancellation:  There is a $2 cancellation fee. At least a 3-day notice is required for cancellation without additional charges.  Cancellations with 24-72 hour notice are eligible for a 50% refund.  Cancellations with less than 24 hour notice are not refundable.