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Oct
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Beginner/Intermediate Machine Knitting Course @ Alpaca Tracks T(h)read Lightly
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm
Knitting Machine Course
Knitting on the LK 150 Knitting Machine can be so rewarding.  Simple, yet elegant projects can be knit in a very short period of time.
Day 1 is a refresher/beginner day, spent reviewing the basic techniques of machine knitting.
Day 2 and 3 will be spent knitting a simple sleeveless pullover/poncho.
Techniques will include calculating a rectangle and neckline curves, as well as edgings.
Spend some time “playing” with a knitting machine, taking advantage of what the machine does best, to produce interesting and creative fabric for garments, scarves, shawls, etc.This class is suitable to anyone who wants to explore a knitting machines’ many capabilities.

You will explore basic techniques for casting on and off, hems, and edges on an LK150 knitting machine (supplied).