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College of Extended Learning

Beginners Knitting

Cozy cast on

CCOM 1076

Always wanted to learn to knit, but never picked up needles? This is the workshop for you. You’ll be introduced to the basics of knitting and learn simple pattern reading, how to cast on, knit, purl and bind off a finished project. Using a variety of knit and purl combinations, you’ll knit a simple mug cozy in one afternoon.

Course details

Upcoming dates: TBA - Fall 2018
Time: p.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: UNB Fredericton campus
10 MacKay Drive
Marshall d'Avary Hall, Room 120 (campus map)
Course fee: $55 (+ HST) +$10 Cash Materials fee payable to the instructor
Instructor: Denise Rowe

Materials

$10 cash materials fee (for yarn). You will need to bring size US 4 or US 5 straight needles.

About the instructor

Denise Rowe has been knitting since grade three when her teacher Mrs. Gray taught her to knit at lunchtime. She also doesn't ever remember a time when her grammies and her weren’t sitting by the fire knitting. She says she was always fascinated that she could make clothes herself! Denise has become more adventurous over the years, knitting baby sweaters, patterned scarves, etc. Plus, "It's hard to sit and watch tv now without having a project or three in my basket,” she says. "Hoping this workshop will inspire the knitter in you too!"

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