Mittens Knitting Class
Originating from Newfoundland and Labrador, thrummed mittens
have twisted lengths of wool fleece knitted into the fabric to create a lofty
lining. With wear and use, the fleece inside felts into an insulating layer. In
this class participants will learn to knit mittens in the round on circular and
double pointed needles and how to prepare and insert the pieces of wool roving
to achieve the traditional thrummed mitten design.
3 session course. Knowledge of basic knitting necessary.
Classes are kept small in order to allow for individual attention.
Price: $90.00 +HST. Does not include cost of materials
Materials can be purchased at The Yarn Shoppe at Cornerstone
Conditions of Class Registration:
All classes and workshops require payment in full upon
registration in order to confirm your spot. Registration can be made online, in
person at the store or by phone. Cancellations less than 7 days prior to class
will not be refunded but will be credited for another class. There are no
refunds provided for missed classes.