One-Session Beginning Knitting: Come learn the basics of knitting, or pick it up again after a long break. You’ll learn how to cast on, knit, and bind off while starting a cozy cowl (aka infinity scarf) with chunky yarn.
Materials: 130-260 yards smooth chunky weight yarn (we recommend Malabrigo Mecha and sample was made with one skein), size 11 knitting needles, darning needle
COVID 19 Safety Guidelines: We request that you be fully vaccinated and wear a mask that covers your mouth and nose. Please wait 10 days after travelling to attend lab. Do not come to class if you feel sick, have any symptoms or have been in contact with a person who is ill. Our staff is fully vaccinated and we run air filters and keep all doors and windows open for air flow.
About Kira: Kira has been teaching fiber arts classes and hosting crafty events in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond since 2002. She grew up exploring various crafts and sharing skills with friends, and worked in both a fabric shop and a yarn shop which inspired her to try new techniques and experiment with all kinds of projects. Kira loves collaborating with other crafty small business owners, teaching new skills to students, and bringing groups to visit her favorite yarn shops and fiber farms. Kira lives in Oakland with her wife and two dogs, all of whom cameo on her social media posts from time to time. Learn more about Kira on her website here.