• GREENPOINT WORKSHOP: Knit a Chunky Sweater
  • GREENPOINT WORKSHOP: Knit a Chunky Sweater
  • GREENPOINT WORKSHOP: Knit a Chunky Sweater
  • GREENPOINT WORKSHOP: Knit a Chunky Sweater

GREENPOINT WORKSHOP: Knit a Chunky Sweater



Interested in attending but no sessions available that fit your schedule? Please fill out this form and we will notify you when new sessions are added!

**All workshop attendees are required to wear a mask for the duration of the workshop**  


Learn to knit a sweater! If you're a confident beginner who has mastered knitting basics and are looking to tackle larger projects, this workshop is for you!

You might be intimidated by the thought of making a sweater....don't be! For this workshop, we'll be making a totally non-fussy sweater using chunky yarn-- meaning it will knit up quickly and only basic skills are needed. You've got this! 

In this three-part workshop, we'll work to make your new favorite sweater. You will learn:

  • Yarn & needle information
  • How to knit the jersey stitch
  • How to create a sweater body and sleeves
  • How to assemble all components
  • All the skills needed to construct a basic sweater from start to finish

This is three-part workshop taking place on the following dates: 

Wednesday 1/12 at 6:30pm-9:30pm
Wednesday 1/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm (optional check-in session!)
Wednesday 1/26 at 6:30pm-9:30pm
Wednesday 2/23 at 6:30pm-9:30pm
Wednesday 3/2 at 6:30pm-7:30pm (optional check-in session!)
Wednesday 3/9 at 6:30pm-9:30pm



SKILL REQUIREMENTS: You must have basic knitting skills to attend this workshop, including: casting on, the knit stitch, and the purl stitch. If you are a total newbie, attend one of our Knitting 101 workshops first- register here.


Materials + Tools Required 



Class Details

Date: select start date above (this is a three-part workshop; students must be available for the first and third sessions, the second session is optional-- see above for details)
Location: Brooklyn Craft Company, 165 Greenpoint Avenue (here’s where we’re located)
Cost: $125 includes seven hours of instruction, materials are not included. A 10% discount will be honored for all students the day of class. 

All class registrations are final; please view our policy for more information.


Meet Your Instructor

Amelia is the creative director of Studio Faden, a Greenpoint-based design studio. Originally from the west coast, her craft brought her to Brooklyn 10 years ago to work in the fashion industry and teach fiber arts. Check out her work at   studiofaden.com.

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