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How to Use Double Pointed Knitting Needles (DPNs)



Learn to use double pointed knitting needles to knit in the round.
In this single 2 hour class you will learn how to organize your stitches on 4 DPNs to knit a smaller circumference circle. You will use both knit and purl stitches to make a cup cozy or a pair of wrist warmers. This technique is commonly used for knitting socks, sleeves and the tops of hats.

Yarn: Model is knit in two colors of Rios. You will need at least 150 yds of one or two colors for your mitts.
Needles: Size 7 - Double Pointed Knitting Needles (DPNs)
Notions: Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
Pattern: Pattern will be given in class.

Prerequisites: You must be able to do all of these without assistance
Cast on
Bind off
Knit and purl in the same row
Read a knitting pattern 
Knit in the round

Note: Class and workshop fees can be credited to your account or transferable up to two weeks before the start of the class. We cannot credit accounts or transfer after that.

Class size is limited.






Skill Level:
intermediate
Skill Details:
Must be able to knit, purl, knit & purl in the same row, cast on, bind off, knit in the round and read a knitting pattern without assistance.
Materials Included:
Pattern given at class.
Requirements:
Have yarn purchased from Alamitos Bay and required supplies and yarn wound if needed. Must be able to knit, purl, knit & purl in the same row, cast on, bind off, knit in the round and read a knitting pattern without assistance.
Instructor Name:
Sandra D
Instructor Bio:
Sandra has been teaching Fiber Arts for over 20 years. She is a Certified Therapeutic Fiber Arts Instructor with emphasis in Special Education. She uses an student driven approach allowing each person to learn at their own pace.

How to Use Double Pointed Knitting Needles (DPNs)

Cost:
$ 30.00
Price is for class only, materials need to be purhased separately
Wed, May 25, 2022 at 10:00 am to Noon
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SDC421:   Thu, Jun 23, 2022 at 10:00 am to Noon
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