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Improvers Knitting Class

New Autumn and Winter 2019 classes!

New December class dates scheduled!
December 3rd, 10th and 17th 6:30-8:30pm
(three Tuesday evenings in a row)


A class for those comfortable with the basics of knitting, but wanting to learn more! 

WHEN BOOKING A CLASS ONLINE, OTHER THAN BY CALLING THE SHOP, PLEASE MAKE SURE TO PUT YOUR PHONE NUMBER AND EMAIL IN THE 'NOTES' PART OF THE ORDER. MANY THANKS.

Evening class: 3 classes of 2 hours each (a total of 6 hours) 6:30pm-8:30pm
3 consecutive Tuesday or Wednesday nights.


1st lesson: After a short introduction you will learn how to read patterns, why tension squares matters and how to check your own tension. Lesson 1 will also cover how to shape a garment and small alterations. To summarise you will learn: Reading patterns and understanding abbreviations, Tension/gauge squares, Shaping Alterations

2nd lesson: You will learn how to knit with several colours simultaneously using both Fair Isle and Intarsia methods. The benefits of knitting in the round and how to do Aran knitting will also be covered. To summarise you will learn: Introduction to Fair Isle and Intarsia techniques, Knitting in the round, Aran knitting: how to do cables.

3rd lesson: The lesson will focus on finishing techniques such as how to sew up your garment but also cover stitch combinations and an introduction to Lace. To summarise you will be taught: An introduction to Lace Basic stitch combinations: moss and rib Finishing techniques: back stitch and picking up stitches.

Evening Classes Taught by Emma Brace.
With a first class honors degree in contemporary textiles & over six years experience in the industry, Emma is really excited to be teaching at Loop again.
"I always love sharing my knowledge with people. Finding out the different reasons that they decide to pick up the needles to create something unique with their hands!"

*Materials supplied but if you are working on a project already please feel free to bring it.
Classes are held in the shop. Maximum of 7 students per class.
100% deposit is required at registration.

Cancellation policy
Full refund of payment for a class will be given for cancellations only if the spot can be filled by another student. Please be considerate. We reserve the right to cancel a class in unusual circumstances. We try to avoid this wherever possible, but sometimes it cannot be avoided. In this situation, of course, a full refund will be given.
We're sorry but loop can not be financially responsible for extreme weather conditions or any other situations that are out if its control.

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