Finch Knitting Club 2018
10 months of club meetings
20 hours of meeting time with Liz and Cassie!
This club was created to foster community and craft around knitting while giving demo/lectures on technique. Each meeting will include 1 hour of dedicated knitting time and 1 hour of demo/lectures on the most frequently asked yarn, fiber, pattern, and technique questions we hear at Finch. We’ll have samples, demos, show and tell, and more!
Yearly membership of $150 includes--
10 meetings (December and July will be off months)
Yarn and pattern note cards for documenting potential project pairings
A Knit Club Collectors Pin!
15% discount on Club meeting days for yarns, patterns, and notions (excludes machines and classes)
A special Finch Knitting Club notions kit
Over the course of the year, we will cover the following topics and techniques:
Fixing Your Knitting: A recurring topic!! Tips and tricks for identifying your mistakes and how to fix them
Gift Knitting/Accessories: How to identify quick patterns that will fun and easy to accomplish
Planning a Sweater: Picking Patterns, Set In Sleeves, Raglan, and more
Socks: the right yarn for the job, to toe up or to top down
Shawls: sideways and all the ways
Colorwork: the right yarn for the job, tension, patterns we love
Cables + Lace: life lines, cable hooks, and other things that will save your life
Seaming, Finishing + Blocking
Spring/Summer projects: how to be a year long knitter
Some themes may be the topic of an entire Finch Knitting Club meeting, while others may be included at each meeting. You’ll get our best tips, tricks, and ideas learned from over 10 years of knitting experience!
Finch Knitting Club technique demos will provide you with advice and resources to tackle these techniques on your own, but these won’t be classes on each topic or specific project. We hope to build community and enthusiasm for knitting and help you progress to the next level by sharing our best tips and tricks.
On Sundays, 5:00-7:00pm, 2018
Jan. 7, Feb. 4, Mar. 4, April 8, May 6, Jun. 3, Aug. 5, Sept. 9, Oct.7 and Nov. 4