Dutch learns to knit

Dutch wanted to learn to knit and as luck would have it, Marie was on hand to give her a one on one lesson.

Marie shows Dutch how to begin, by making the cast on loop

Marie shows Dutch how to begin, by making the cast on loop

Now the loop is done....

Now the loop is done....

......Slide it onto your needle ...

......Slide it onto your needle ...

...and pull tight

...and pull tight

The face of concentration

The pout of frustration

Casting on more stitches

Casting on more stitches

Insert the needle front to back through the loop

Insert the needle front to back through the loop

Showing how it's done, Maire teaching by example

Showing how it's done, Maire teaching by example

Cross the needles

Cross the needles

Round the back and through the middle

Round the back and through the middle

Bring the needle through the hole, slip the stitch off and...

Bring the needle through the hole, slip the stitch off and...

...the joy of becoming a knitter

...the joy of becoming a knitter

A successful cast on edge

A successful cast on edge

Dutch was a fast learner, maybe the awesome teacher had something to do with it!!

Dutch was a fast learner, maybe the awesome teacher had something to do with it!!

If you are interested in a knitting lesson, and live in the New York City area then email Marie at Florriemarie@gmail.com for more information.

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