Sign up for real-life knitting classes with Amanda Schwabe in Ottawa and Kemptville, Ontario, Canada! Learn new techniques, get knitting help, and take your knitting to the next level. Enjoy knitting in a friendly group setting.
Amanda has been teaching multiple weekly knitting classes since 2014 and publishing knitting patterns and tutorials since 2007. She has also taught retreat workshops and even a birthday party!
fixing mistakes, even in advanced techniques like brioche and lace knitting
sewing things up
creating your own designs
cast on methods & which to use when
bind off methods & choosing the right one
reversible slip-stitch knitting (developed by me and used in my Inverse Reverse shawl patterns)
stranded knitting methods: two-handed, Fair Isle, and ladderback jacquard, etc.
cables and travelling stitches
garment, sock, shawl, and accessory architecture
sock knitting, including all the heels and toes imaginable, in every direction
"Thanks for the amazing workshop Amanda! You've given me new confidence with my knitting and I'll spend less time working backwards with my projects. Why didn't I take this class a long time ago?!" ~ Andrea
"Thank you for a terrific learning session on Sunday.
I came home, went directly to your website and learned another tip right away. It was great.
Again, thank you for a wonderful afternoon and learning experience.." ~ Heather