Stunt Knitting Safety Lines class
Skill level is intermediate.
Prerequisite: Students should already understand the basic architecture of a knitted stitch.
Maximum 20 students.
½ day workshop
Students receive a handout in booklet form.
No materials fee.
Using contrast waste yarn, cast on 20 stitches.
Work 4 rows stockinette.
RS: Work a right-side row using a second slippery contrasting waste yarn.
WS: Join class yarn (smooth, non-splitting, light or bright or medium color).
Work one inch in stockinette.
Do not cut yarn. Leave work on needles.
homework swatch still on the needles
class yarn (smooth, non-splitting, light or bright or medium color)
needles for working that yarn
small-size non-slippery double-pointed needles
circular needles or interchangeable needle cables
assorted waste yarn (slippery mercerized cotton is good)
blunt tapestry needle
No special needs for the room set up. A whiteboard or flip chart is nice to have but not need to have. I have a projector if the facilities can accommodate it. Room set-up should be tables and chairs either facing forward or in a U-shape.
This class has been taught at
Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair 2015, Fletcher NC;
South Carolina Knit Inn 2020, Greenville SC.