GREENPOINT WORKSHOP: Knit a Chunky Sweater
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:
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
- 4 - 7 balls of Crazy Sexy Wool depending on size (see chart in photos above)
- US19/15mm Circular needles (24” or longer)
- 1 Tapestry needle
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