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Knit Maker: Skills & Technique

Vickie Howell

Knit Maker: Skills & Technique

Vickie Howell

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Lessons

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1 Class Introduction Duration:02:14
2 Provisional Cast on Duration:27:49
3 Cable Cast on Duration:06:19
4 Button Hole (YO Method) Duration:05:29
5 Button Hole (BO/CO Method) Duration:12:27
6 Dropping Stitches Duration:18:48
7 Mattress Stitch Duration:15:47
8 Kitchener Stitch Duration:17:53
9 Magic Loop Method Duration:12:07
10 3-Needle Bind Off Duration:05:40
11 Applied i-Cord Edging Duration:07:20

Class Description


It can be hard to set aside time for your creative outlet, and even harder to put time and energy into doing the research and legwork to advance your skills. Vickie Howell turns this formula on its head. Your craft should be your inspiration, and learning new techniques should be fun, attainable, and energizing.

Vickie is an expert, easy-to-follow knitter who can help you master the just-out-of-reach skills you need to tackle advanced patterns. Join this class, and you’ll learn:

  • How to get started with the provisional and cable cast-ons.
  • How to create button holes, fix dropped stitches, and more.
Vickie will also teach you advanced seaming techniques like the kitchener stitch, mattress stitch and the 3-needle bind-off. You’ll learn how to work the picot bind-off, add an applied i-cord edging, and incorporate SC edging. Take the time to invest in your knitting skills, and invigorate your creative practice!

Reviews

Toni Imwold
 

Thanks Vicki for teaching a great class. I consider myself to be an advanced knitter but I still learned some great tips and ideas from you. The cowl patterns look great and I plan to knit one soon.

a Creativelive Student
 

This was an outstanding, intensive workshop by Vickie Howell. She covered a wide variety of techniques and I am amazed at how much I learned in just a few hours. I started practicing some of the new skills I learned and am happy to report that they are indeed now part of my knitting knowledge.

Chris Lopez
 

This was an amazing class. I've been a knitter for 40+ years but still picked up some new skills and refined some existing ones. Vickie is a wonderful teacher and her enthusiasm for her craft shines through in all she does. Please keep adding more classes with her.