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My First Sweater Workshop

My First Sweater Workshop
Sunday, Jan 14th
2pm - 4pm
Lead by Jackie Valdez

Prepare to knit your first sweater with Jackie Valdez. This workshop is designed to answer all of your questions about sweater knitting and help you start on your knit apparel journey. This workshop includes three sweater patterns with the following construction technique - Top Down Raglan sweaters, Seamed sweaters, and Bottom Up Seamless sweaters Jackie will cover the difference between each construction type and help you decide what would be best for you to try for your first sweater. She will also cover the following important techniques you will come across in your sweater knitting journey - 

1. Swatching
2. Picking up stitches
3. Mattress Stitch
4. Kitenener Stitch
5. Setting in sleeves
6. Sloped bind off

Workshop includes:
The Baldric sweater pattern by Isabell Kraemer
The Princess Fiona sweater pattern by Amy Miller
The Weekender sweater pattern by Andrea Mowery
2 hours of Instruction by Jackie Valdez

Must know how to cast-on, knit, purl, and bind off to participate in this workshop. To learn these techniques or brush up on your skills, please see our Intro to Knitting and Beginner Knitting class schedule. 

3 person minimum, 12 person maximum. 

The Weekender by Andrea Mowery Image © Andrea Mowery

The Weekender by Andrea Mowery
Image © Andrea Mowery

Baldric by Isabell Kraemer Image © Isabell Kraemer

Baldric by Isabell Kraemer
Image © Isabell Kraemer

Princess Fiona by Amy Miller Image © Amy Miller

Princess Fiona by Amy Miller
Image © Amy Miller

Important Information

Cost: - $45 per person

Minimum Students: 3 / Maximum Students: 12

For this event, a minimum of 3 students must be signed up 24 hours before the event start time. If this event does not meet the minimum requirements within the 24 hour time frame, we reserve the right to cancel the event. If this occurs, we will email all current ticket holders with updates and a full refund. 

To Enroll: 
Please reserve your spot in class by prepaying online or by stopping in the shop.

We strongly encourage you to RSVP in advance. 
Hate commitment? That’s ok! We would still love to have you! We do ask that you call ahead to confirm that the class is still happening / still has room for attendees.

Cancellation policy: 
To receive a full refund, please cancel 48 hours before the workshop start time. We cannot honor any refunds after that time.

Earlier Event: January 7
Cast On Clinic
Later Event: January 21
Exploring Textures Knit Workshop