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Improve Your Knitting

Alternative Methods & Styles

with Patty Lyons

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(218 reviews)

rated 5 stars

An Amazing Reference

A wonderful class! Patty is a wonderful teacher- very knowledgeable. I really appreciate her approach of roving pros and cons to each style of knitting.

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If you take one knitting class, let this one be it

I was taught continental knitting when I was about 12. 30 years later I still struggled to keep my stitches even and knitting gave me more frustration than anything else. I signed up for this class not expecting much, but the instructor's kindness and jolly attitude helped me through the start and kept me going. The instructions and demonstrations are very well done, easy to follow and remember. My knits used to be terribly tight while my purls were loose, and I had no idea what I was doing ...

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Great Way To Try Out New Skills

I wanted to improve my knitting speed and technique but wasn't exactly sure where to start. This class exposed me to several new techniques and helped me start to learn Continental Knitting. The instructor is very clear and concise and offers lots of great tips and tricks for each style that she demonstrates. She is very easy to listen to and watch.

Carla Caslake
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An excellent knitting class!

I have a lot of Craftsy classes, but this is one of the best I've ever taken! Patty is very clear in her teaching and has a wonderful, wittiness about her. She is just a wonderful teacher! I am a self taught knitter who learned English/Throwing style, but because purling always hurt one of my fingers, I wanted to learn to knit continental. Not only was I able to pick up Continental style quickly, but I now see how much faster and efficient it is as well. I also enjoyed watching the other ...

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