Knitting for Beginners

About us

Whether you're new to knitting, or would like a refresher, this class is the perfect way to learn with others from the comfort of home. You’ll learn the foundations of knitting and basic techniques, details below. Free. Register through the link above by 14 Sep.

Sat, 19 September 2020 2 - 3:30pm

You’ll learn the foundations of knitting and basic techniques, including:

-How to make a slip knot and cast-on

-The knit stitch

-How to cast-off

If you become more confident during the class, you may also be introduced to other stitches, such as purl stitch, stocking stitch, rib stitch and moss stitch.

The class will use clear camera angles and friendly encouragement throughout to help you get the most out of the session. After the class, you will receive a step-by-step PDF guide that illustrates what you have learned, so you can carry on knitting!

What you will need:

-A computer/laptop with a working camera and internet connection

-A pair of knitting needles

-A ball of yarn

-A notebook and pen (optional)

About the tutor:

With five years of experience as a knitting tutor, Quay Hoang has led numerous workshops aimed at encouraging people to explore the craft of knitting with Stitch & Story and Crisis at Christmas. She has also taught knitting at events including Stylist Live and Not On The High Street x Battersea Cats & Dogs Home, as well as consulting for Not Another Bill.