Knitting Cables with Gretchen Barton
Saturday, August 17, 2013
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Registration Fee: $30.00 + $2.40 NYS Sales Tax
Cables are a lovely way to add interest and texture to sweaters, afghans, even dish cloths. Gretchen Barton, TKGA Certified Master Knitter, will teach you how to knit basic twisted cables – WITH OR WITHOUT a cable needle, a simple Celtic knot, and other easy cable stitches. She will discuss how cables affect your gauge and what you should know before you start a cable pattern.
Materials (available at the shop, if you don’t have them):
- Solid, light colored knitting worsted yarn, half a skein will do.
- Size US 8 needles
- Cable needle
- Double pointed needle
To register, please fill out this signup form, and indicate “Cable Workshop” in the comment box, call the shop at 518-593-3647, or stop by the shop. Registration is limited, so reserve your seat early.