During this beginners Machine knitting workshop series we are going to work with punch card system of the machine. We are also going to create a creative technical file that you can later continue to build on.
The topics that will be covered during the workshops are:

  • Setting up the machine
  • Creating a technical file: here you will learn how to make a hem, Picot hem, increase and decrease, welts, shaping v neckline, shaping round neckline.
  • Sample knitting: using Punch cards to create patterns and shaping patters by hand
  • Pattern knitting: Tuck stitch and slip stitch
  • Hand manipulations on the machine: Slitted surfaces and Ladder pattern

 

Duration: 6 workshops of 2,5 hours / 2 days a week over 3 weeks