WORKSHOPS: Thurs., Oct. 19 - Sun., Oct. 22, 2023



Workshop Info

Date: Thursday, October 13, 2022
Time:9:00 - 12:00
Instructor:Heather Storta
Decorative Cast-Ons and Bind-Offs

A well-planned and executed cast on and bind off can take a piece of hand knitting from ‘nice’ to ‘professional’. Join us as we learn a few of the more decorative ways to begin and end our knitting.

Skills students will learn: Channel Island CO, Icelandic BO, Picot CO and BO, German Twisted CO, Two Row BO, and others as time permits.

Skill Level Required: Beginner - must know long tail cast on, knitted cast on, knit, purl, and basic bind off.

Homework: N/A

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Note: Images are a representation of the workshop project.


Materials Info

There is a material fee of $2 which is included in the registration fee.  

It includes: handouts.

Students must bring:

  • Smooth, light colored worsted weight yarn.
  • A small amount of contrasting color worsted weight yarn.
  • Working needles appropriate to yarn (size 7 or 8 will work for most knitters).
  • Needles one or two sizes smaller than working needles.
  • Needles one or two sizes larger than working needles.

We also suggest bringing a battery operated light should you need additional lighting.


Seats Remaining 12
Workshop Fee $80.00



Other Workshops Available By Heather Storta
Workshop Name Category Date Time Fee  
A Sampling of Short Rows Knitting 10/19/2023 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 75.00 MORE INFO
A Sampling of Sock Heels - SOLD OUT Knitting 10/21/2023 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm 75.00 MORE INFO
Beginning Double Knitting - SOLD OUT Knitting 10/19/2023 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 75.00 MORE INFO
Darn It! - SOLD OUT Knitting 10/20/2023 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 75.00 MORE INFO
Finishing School - SOLD OUT Knitting 10/21/2023 10:00 am - 1:00 pm 75.00 MORE INFO
Mirror Knitting Knitting 10/20/2023 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 75.00 MORE INFO

Next Fest: October 21-22, 2023