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June 13, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am CDT$40
This class will be held over Zoom virtual classrooms.
Difficulty Level: Beginner (experience with knits, purls, and working in the round required)
Part class, part KAL, this new “learn-along” will keep you in stitches (in more ways than one!) The Wonderful Wallaby has been a fan favorite for decades: basic enough for a first-time garment but entertaining enough for experienced knitters, with sizing for everyone in the family! We’ll tackle the key points of the Wonderful Wallaby (the pocket, the sleeves, the yoke, and the hood) together in five relaxed meetings. Work at your own pace in between meetings to complete a Wallaby for you or someone you love. Then show off your hard work at our Wallaby Wrap-Up meeting. We’re going to have so much fun!
Schedule – Six 1-2 hour class meetings as detailed below:
Saturday, June 13, 9-11:00- Kickoff Day: Measuring swatches, choosing a size, and casting on together.
Saturday, June 27, 9-11:00- The Pocket: Setting up, knitting, and rejoining the pocket to the body.
Saturday, July 11, 9-11:00- The Sleeves: How to knit sleeves 2-at-a-time, plus sleeve shaping.
Saturday, July 25, 9-11:00- The Yoke: Joining the sleeves to the body and working the raglan decreases.
Saturday, August 8, 9-11:00- The Hood/Finishing: Kitchener stitch, three needle bind off, and blocking.
Saturday, August 22, 9-11:00- Wallaby Wrap-Up: Model your brand-new Wallaby and discuss.
Class price does not include materials. We request at least 24 hours cancellation notice for refund, as there is limited space and this will allow us to notify anyone on the waitlist.