Knitting Zen Series for Beginners

Knitting Zen Series for Beginners

Regular price $ 150.00
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3 Classes via Zoom

Whether you view it as a craft, an art form or something fun to share with your friends, knitting also offers a wealth of other benefits. These include enhancing one’s physical and mental wellness. And providing a creative outlet for making fashionable knitwear and gifts with your own personal touch.

Sign up for James’ Knitting Zen series of 3 classes and learn more than the knit and purl stitch. Acquire a clear understanding of the essentials to guide you on your knitting journey, plus special tricks and tips. At the end of the series walk away with a set of your own beautifully crafted coasters or a cowl in distinctive stitch patterns.

The classes, taught by James, are interactive and online via Zoom with demonstrations, videos and downloadable tutorials. Yarn and needles are included in the Knitting Zen Series fee.

Purchase your Knitting Zen Series, then I will receive a notice and contact you to schedule a convenient day and time and provide you instructions for how to prepare. - James

Here’s what you’ll learn in this series of classes:

  • Classic knit and purl stitches
  • How to use knit and purl stitches to create 6 distinctive stitch patterns
  • Different ways to create the first row of stitches for a project
  • Different ways to secure your knitting when you finish a project
  • Yarn weights: lacey to bulky
  • When to use different types of needles
  • How to read patterns and charts
  • Characteristics of natural and synthetic fibers
  • How to choose the right yarn for a project
  • How to achieve correct stitch gauge
  • How to care for hand knit garments
  • Plus, numerous tips and tricks.
About Our Knitting Kits

Needles and handsome guy not included.

Backpack Project Bag

Our Knitting Kits include a handy backpack with a front zippered pouch and a porthole. Insert the ball of yarn from which you’re knitting and run the yarn through the porthole. You can even knit while walking down the street.

StitchSaver™ Row Checker

Many of our kits include our unique StitchSaver™ Row Checker, which makes it difficult to make a mistake.

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Delivery Info
Delivery is typically estimated at 5 to 10 business days. While under COVID-related restrictions, delivery may be delayed.  

Testimonials

Sophisticated, elegant, stylish, chic. After seeing James’ collection, I may give up needlepoint.

Patsy A.

These designs take men's sweaters to a whole new level of luxury and deliciousness. Might have to get a new man once my divorce goes through, just so I can knit him a James Cox Knits sweater.

Florence Q.
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