CLASSES

Hello! If you live in Vancouver, or anywhere in the Sea to Sky corridor, I’d love to have a coffee with you and teach you in person how to knit or crochet. I am located in the heart of Squamish, BC in Canada. If you would like to have a private class, please contact me at  raquel@knititout.com

I’m looking forward to hearing from you!

Check below the list of classes I offer:

 

LEARN HOW TO KNIT: A BEGINNERS CLASS

If you have never tried knitting before or it’s been a long time since you last picked up a pair of needles and need a refresh, this class is for you. Here you will learn basic skills such as:

  • Cast on;
  • Knit;
  • Purl;
  • Bind off.

Price: $70 per 2 hours with materials included.

KNITTING A HAT: A SECOND STEP

In this class you will learn how to knit a hat from start to finish. We’ll go through techniques such as:

  • Working in the round.
  • Decreases
  • Working with double pointed needles
  • Following a pattern.

Price: $80 per 2 hours with materials included. (yarn, circular needles, double pointed needles, stitch markers and tapestry needle).

LEARN TO CROCHET: THE BASICS

This is a beginner’s class, so no experience needed. In this class, students will learn techniques such as:

– Chain, single crochet stitch and double crochet stitch.

We’ll work on a flat piece that can easily become a beautiful cowl with nice buttons.

All materials will be provided:

  • Crochet hook and yarn.

Price: $70 per 2 hours with materials included.

MAKE A CROCHET BASKET

In this class, students will learn to work in the round and make a modern crochet basket. It’s a perfect way to learn how to work a flat circle as a base and then go up to form the basket.

Techniques:

  • How to join in the round;
  • How to increase;
  • How to form a straight base before going up;
  • How to create handles.

Materials:

  • Size 10.0 mm crochet hook
  • One skein on Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick and Quick (super bulky)

Price: $70 for 2 hours with materials included.