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knitting for absolute beginners

  • urban bazaar 1371 9th ave san francisco, ca 94122 usa (map)
knitting for absolute beginners

learn to knit!  if you’ve never held a pair of needles, or if it’s been a long time and you need a refresher, this class will get you comfortable with basic knitting skills while you make an eco-friendly coffee (or beer) cozy.  in this small class, you’ll get plenty of individual attention from your instructor.  you’ll learn to knit, purl, cast on, bind off, and read a simple pattern – all the skills you need to take on any easy knitting project.

materials to bring (also available for purchase as an add-on package):

* size US 8 (5 mm) straight knitting needles

* 1 skein medium weight yarn in a light or bright color

* yarn needle

* pen or pencil

pattern and tutorial handout packet are included. knitting kit, available for purchase as an add-on, includes all materials and comes in a handmade work bag. 

special workshop treat: workshop students receive 10% off any purchases made in the store that day, for taking the workshop! 

and fyi, parking can be tricky on weeknights and weekends!   please consider taking muni, as are right off the n judah muni line.

cost: $40 optional $15 materials kit

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