Online Classes

Pattern Writing

Introduction to Pattern Writing online class

An introductory level class, for designers and teachers who want to improve the quality of their patterns and instructions. 

    Math, Garment Fit & Alterations

    Math for Knitters online class

    An introductory level class, to help knitters deal with the math challenges in reading patterns.

    I cover:

    • yarn labels and measurements
    • yarn substitution
    • yardage calculations
    • keeping track of pattern repeats
    • calculating increases and decreases

    Find Your Fit: Understanding & Altering Knitting Patterns 

    How to understand what a pattern fit and sizing, how to decide if a garment will really work for you.

    I cover:

    • reading schematics & garment size information
    • decoding “finished”, “actual”, “to fit”
    • what ease means and how it affects garment fit
    • styles and how they fit
    • how to choose a style that will work for you
    • how to know what size to make