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Ozark Folk School - Beginning Knitting

Meeting Place: Administration Building
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Admission: $20 Registration Fee due when you call 870-269-3851 #1 to register. Class fee of $90 covers all materials and is due to the instructor at the beginning of class. Total class cost $110.

Taught by Rusti Barger

Spend a day in the mountains learning the time-honored techniques of knitting! We will cover all the basics needed to begin creating your own knitted pieces. Make your own cotton spa/dish cloth, perfect for gifts or pampering yourself. Consider taking this class in the springtime, then return to learn an advanced technique in the summer. Registration is required two weeks prior to class. Registration Form

All materials provided - Includes: 

• Knitting needles

• Yarn for project

• Beginner knitting kit

• Project pattern

• Basic written knitting instructions

• List of continued learning resources

Techniques covered:

• Basic Cast-on

• Knit stitch

• Purl stitch

• Stockinette stitch

• Garter stitch

• Alternating knit and purl stitches

• Basic bind-off technique

• Tips and techniques for producing beautiful knits